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Munar, Londero advance at Brazil Open

2019-02-27 09:56
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Sao Paolo - Sixth-seeded Jaume Munar and No 7 seed Juan Ignacio Londero advanced at the Brazil Open on Tuesday.

Munar, of Spain, beat Brazilian Pedro Sakamoto 6-3, 6-2, while Argentina's Londero - who won the Cordoba Open earlier this month - topped Italy's Paolo Lorenzi 7-6 (7/3), 6-1.

Munar will face Chile's Christian Garin in the round of 16 at the clay-court tournament, while Londero will play Bolivia's Hugo Dellien.

Dellien, a 25-year-old Bolivian, beat Spain's Pedro Martinez Portero 6-1, 6-2. Dellien reached the quarter-finals of the Rio Open last week.

Also on Tuesday, Spain's Albert Ramos Vinolas beat Argentina's Facundo Bagnis 6-1, 6-3.

Brazil's Thiago Seyboth Wild eliminated Sweden's Elias Ymer 6-3, 4-6, 6-2.

Norway's Casper Ruud advanced with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over local favorite Thiago Monteiro.


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