Up to date: February 13, 2018, 6:43 PM ET
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Fernando Verdasco and Gael Monfils gained their first-round fits within the Argentina Open on Tuesday, and Australian Open semifinalist Kyle Edmund withdrew from the event because of sickness.
The eighth-seeded Verdasco complicated on clay in Buenos Aires with a 6-2, 7-Five victory towards Thiago Monteiro of Brazil and subsequent performs Guido Pella of Argentina.
Monfils beat Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas 6-1, 6-Four. The Frenchman faces Dusan Lajovic of Serbia within the subsequent around.
Edmund withdrew from his scheduled fit towards Spain’s Roberto Carballes Baena on account of a throat an infection.
Most sensible-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria performs Wednesday.
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