Argentine tennis player Juan Martín del Potro, an individual silver medalist at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, will compete as a guest at the US Open in New York, whose preliminary rounds will begin next Tuesday, according to the tournament organization on its official website. .
Del Potro, winner of the US Open in 2009, when he beat Swiss Roger Federer in five sets, was Olympic runner-up last Sunday against British Andy Murray, who defeated him in the final in Rio de Janeiro in four sets, 7- 5, 4-6, 6-3 and 7-5.
Before, the Argentine had eliminated Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal. EFE