Acapulco, Guerrero, February 27, The debut of Alexander Zverev at Abierto Mexicano Telcel, presented by HSBC, was a success. The young German captivated the fans reunited at Pegaso Stadium.
Sascha Zverev faced Mackenzie McDonald winning in two, 6-3 7-5, taking him without a problem to the second round.
“The conditions here are different from other tournaments, it was a good match, I think we both showed a good level. I was able to break in the important moments, during the second set and be more aggressive, that was the key to winning, “explained the winner.
The German showed that when he decides it, his game can be more aggressive, and very acertive. This has led him to be currently in the fifth place in the world ranking and holding six ATP titles, at 20 years of age.
Zverev served 7 times in the match and did not commit any double faults. He also saved the only break point he had against.
The German denied that he now has an easier way to win the championship, before the unexpected withdraw of Rafael Nadal, due to injury. “I’m going game by game, I’m not thinking about that and I know that difficult games await me”, he concluded.