Feliciano lopez, holder of seven ATP tour titles and five-time Davis Cup champion, is the great claim of the thirty-fifth edition of the El Espinar tournament, which returns to the competitive calendar after the year of suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Spanish tennis player, number 89 in the ATP ranking, He will start his participation against Nikolas Sánchez Izquierdo. Feliciano he already won this tournament in 2009, which includes in its history of champions Rafa Nadal, Sergi Bruguera, the Argentinian Juan Martín del Potro or Pablo Carreño, among others.
In this way, Feliciano returns to the slopes after falling on July 22 to And Ir in the Round of 16 of the Gstaad tournament.
The french Benjamin Bonzi and Gregoire Barrere, the swiss Marc Andrea Huesler, the portuguese Federico Ferreira-Silva, are other of the seeds of a tournament that is played on hard court, from Monday, July 26 to August 1, at the El Espinar Station tennis complex. As a tribute, it will adopt the name of Pedro Munoz, former president of the Spanish Federation, of the Madrid Federation and creator of the competition, who died last January due to covid-19.