Acapulco, Guerrero, February 26.- Kevin Anderson closed the day at Pegaso Stadium with a victory over Radu Albot in two (6-4, 6-3).
Anderson is the fifth seed he was finalist on 2014 edition. At that time, he achieved a victory over David Ferrer and lost the final to Grigor Dimitrov.
The South African already has a title this season, at the New York Open (win over Sam Querrey) and got to the final in Pune.
This week Kevin reached the 8th place in the ATP ranking, he will be playing his first tournament as a top 10 player.
Anderson was a finalist at US Open last year, although he fell to Rafael Nadal, he could face him again if they both get to the semifinals.