Leo Borg, the son of former World No. 1 Bjorn Borg, has acquired a wild card into qualifying at subsequent month’s AnyTech365 Andalucia Open, with the primary draw scheduled for 5-11 April in Marbella.
The 17-year-old Swede has additionally been awarded a predominant draw wild card into an ATP Challenger Tour occasion on the identical venue the week earlier than. The tournaments can be performed at Membership de Tennis Puente Romano, which opened in 1979 below the administration of Bjorn Borg as a part of Resort Puente Romano.
Hello Leo! Welcome to the Challenger 80 predominant draw and the qualifying of the ATP 250 match.
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— AnyTech365 Andalucía Open (@AndaluciaOpen) March 16, 2021
Leo made his skilled debut final February at an ATP Challenger Tour occasion in Bergamo, Italy, the place he misplaced in opposition to former junior World No. 1 Chun-hsin Tseng. The Swede is now the No. 12 junior on this planet after profitable a Grade 1 match in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Borg posted on social media final yr that he spent three weeks coaching on the Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar.
Photograph Credit score: Antonio Milesi