GUADALAJARA, April 22, 2018
Christopher Eubanks advanced to his first final on the ATP Challenger Tour at the $50,000 Jalisco Open presentado por Aeromexico-Delta held on hard courts at the Polideportivo Metropolitana de Tenis in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The 21-year-old US-American defeated Pedja Krstin of Serbia 6-2, 7-6 on Saturday afternoon. Eubanks fired 18 aces, winning 97 per cent of his first service points to secure victory in one hour and two minutes.
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The World No. 290 will face No. 6 seed Marcelo Arevalo from El Salvador in Sunday’s title match. The 27-year-old benefited from the retirement of Brayden Schnur from Canada due to stomach problems, leading 6-3, 2-0.
Arevalo, who eyes his third ATP Challenger crown, won the only previous meeting between the two at Monterrey Challenger last year.