The Swiss Stan Wawrinka, former number 3 in the world and winner of three Grand Slam, will participate in the ATP 250 AnyTech365 Andalucía Open, which will be held from April 4 to 11 at the Puente Romano Beach Resort in Marbella (Málaga), reported the organization of the tournament. Wawrinka, 35, He has been the winner of the Australian Open in 2014, Roland Garros in 2015 and the US Open 2016 and has added a total of 16 ATP titles and an Olympic gold in Beijing 2008 together with his compatriot Roger Federer in the men's doubles category.
“I am very happy to be able to participate in the AnyTech365 Andalucía Open. It is great news that with the current situation new tournaments can go ahead and if it is in a place like Marbella even better, The conditions will be ideal to be able to prepare the entire European clay court tour, “said the Swiss.
Stan Wawrinka reached his best position in the world ranking in 2014 with the position number 3, closing three consecutive years in the Top-4 between 2014 and 2016. In his almost twenty years of professional career he has achieved more than 500 victories, standing out as the only player to beat the Big 4 (Djokovic, Nadal, Federer and Murray) both in Grand Slam and on clay, a surface that he considers his favorite and where the Marbella tournament will be played.
Wawrinka's “signing” for the Marbelí tournament joins the Italian Jannick Sinner, announced last day, after the transalpine was eliminated by Canadian Dennis Shapovalov on the first day of the Australian Open. Sinner, 19, recently won the second title of his career, the Great Ocean Road Open, in Melbourne