Victor Estrella coming for Milex Open
The Dominican Republic’s highest ranking professional tennis player, Victor Estrella will be the top player at the ATP Challenger Milex Open that will take place with players from around the world at the Santo Domingo Tennis Club (La Bocha) from 6 to 14 February 2016. Estrella is currently ranked 58th in the world, with a career high of 43rd in the world in July 2015. Jose (Bebo) Hernandez, ranked 223rd by the ATP, will also be playing for the Dominican Republic.
Players from Spain, Chile, Slovenia, Slovakia, Egypt, Uruguay, Portugal, Ecuador, Peru, Guatemala, France, the United States, Italy, Germany, Barbados and Romania have qualified for the event, which has US$75,000 in cash prizes.
In his recent appearance at the Ecuador Open in Quito, Estrella opened with a victory over Argentine Guido Pella in the main draw. At the same tournament in 2015, 34-year-old Estrella became the oldest first-time title-winner in the Open Era by triumphing in Quito.
Feb 4, 2016
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