facebook
twitter
search
search

No. 8 seed Federico Delbonis advances at Chile Open

Feb. 5, 2014 at 1:10 AM

VINA DEL MAR, Chile, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Federico Delbonis of Argentina cruised past Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay in Tuesday's opening round of the Chile Open in Vina del Mar.

Delbonis, ranked 61 in the world, was the only seeded player on the clay court Tuesday and topped Cuevas 6-3, 6-4.

Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia ousted Stephane Robert of France 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 and moved on to a second-round clash with top-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy.

Other winners Tuesday included Taro Daniel of Japan, who eliminated 2010 Chile Open champ Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Electronics certification company makes hoverboard burst into flames
Eli Manning explains pout after Denver Broncos' Super Bowl score
Duke's Grayson Allen trips Louisville player
Nicola Griffin to appear in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue at 56
Larry Sanders considering NBA comeback