A few days after the start of the long-awaited tournament, one of the most important sporting events of the year where Mexico is the venue, the list of tennis pairs that will be part of the Telcel Mexican Open has been released.
Great figures will star this year in the AMT, an event that you should not miss and that you can follow step by step through the social networks of #TelcelLaMejorRed with the greatest coverage. If you want to know more details, keep reading and find out everything about your favorite athletes.
1. Acapulco will have 11 of the best 30 doubles players
The new edition of the Telcel Mexican Open will feature 11 of the best 30 doubles players, as well as 3 couples within the Top 8 of the ATP ranking. Among them we can mention Horacio Zeballos and Marcel Granollers, who will be the head of the series and who have just won three titles on clay and semifinalists in the Nitto ATP Finals.
On the other hand, Bruno Soares and Jamie Murray are also back, looking to be crowned champions for the third time in the Port of Acapulco. While the duo of Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram will visit the AMT for the first time, they will know Acapulco and want to revalidate their title as champions after a streak of few wins in their participation in the Australian Open.
Finally, the French Nicolas Mahut and Pierre Hugues Herbert will also be present as a couple in this tournament, after being crowned champions in sporting events such as Wimbledon 2016, Roland Garros 2018 and the Australian Open 2019.
2. A close round of qualies
The qualies round of the Telcel Mexican Open will begin on Saturday, March 13, where the tennis players will seek to become one of the best places in the main draw of the tournament.
Among the favorites of the Mexican fans are the Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis, the German Mischa Zverev and the Greek Petro Tsitsipás, who with only 20 years is making his way in the sport, starting with the AMT.
3. Mexico will also be present with the best!
The Mexican flag will be in the main draw with the participation of Santiago González, who will compete alongside Brazilian Marcelo Demoliner. In addition to this couple, the Spanish Feliciano López and Marc López will be in the main draw, as well as the renowned Zverev brothers.
On the other hand, Mexican pride will also be present with the young Juan Alejandro Hernández, 21, who will play a round of qualies, as will Luis Patiño. Not to mention that Gerardo López Villaseñor from the Telcel Tennis team received a wild card to participate in the Acapulco main draw for the third consecutive year.
4. Stefanos Tsitsipas could be the big surprise
Greek Stefano Tsitsipas, one of the tournament favorites, has just reached number 5 in the ATP rankings, making him one of the best and one of the great promises for AMT.
Alexander Zverev and Diego Schwartzman, who occupy the seventh and eighth place in the ATP ranking, are also part of the guests at the AMT, so together with Tsitsipas they could provide a great show on the Mexican field.
5. AMT Safety, the protocol to take care of everyone
In order to take care of both the tennis players, as well as the guests and the technical team, the Telcel Mexican Open has presented the AMT Safety program, which is focused on avoiding infections; Elaborated by the hand of the State of Guerrero so that it is fulfilled to perfection.
Among the basic rules are:
1. Before entering the tournament facilities, you must present a negative antigen result at the door with a validity of no more than 72 hours. Said proof must be endorsed by COFEPRIS.
2. Take a temperature and place an antibacterial gel before giving you access with your ticket.
3. Use of face masks at all times.
4. Keep a healthy distance.
5. Throughout the tournament you will find antibacterial gel modules so that you can disinfect frequently.
6. In the food area, remember to avoid crowds without exceeding the number of diners allowed per table and wash your hands.
7. Respect the instructions given by the tournament staff as well as those posted in the facilities.
Read: AMT: How did it come about and who have been its biggest stars?
The Telcel Mexican Open 2021 is expected to be a unique and unmatched experience, where tennis is the protagonist and the guests achieve their best scores and presentations. Do you already have your favorites?
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