March 2, 2017
Day 4 in Acapulco and the top 4 seeds Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Marin Cilic and Dominic Thiem, will battle for a spot to the semifinals in four different quarter-final duels without playing each other. Same is happening with WTA players Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, Kristina Mladenovic, Jelena Ostapenko and Mónica Puig,
First to battle in the Pegaso stadium is Croatian Marin Cilic against Steve Johnson. The American player is up to his biggest challenge for he has a 2-0 head-2-head in favor of the 8th ATP player.
Nadal (6 ATP), who remains undefeated in Acapulco will come face to face with Japanese player Yoshihito Nishioka (Q).
Former champion Dominic Thiem will play Sam Querrey as he did last year and left behind during semifinals.
Novak Djokovic (2 ATP) and Nick Kyrgios will star in today’s most anticipated match
WTA players order of play
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni vs Pauline Parmentier
Christina Mchale (5) vs Monica Puig
Kristina Mladenovic (2) vs Lesia Tusrenko (7)