After an avalache of packages, David Goffin was finally named seed n ° 1 of the ATP 250 of Antwerp. The Belgian, who has just undergone two positive tests for Covid-19, hopes to be operational for his entry into contention on Thursday against the winner of the match between a qualifier and the Italian Luca Nardi (born 2003), who received a wild card. In quarterback he could face the winner of a tantalizing first round between Alex de Minaur (n ° 8) and Richard Gasquet. The Australian discovered the Belgian enclosure on Friday via Patrick Mouratoglou’s UTS. Chance: he will find the Biterrois – winner of his hen this samledi – in the final this Sunday before, therefore, the reunion on the Tour!
Humbert and Moutet at the bottom of the table
Eliminated this Saturday in St-Petersburg, Milos Raonic (n ° 5) is a dangerous outsider. The Canadian will open against the Slovenian Aljaz Body. At the bottom of the table, we find the versatile Pablo Carreno-Busta (n ° 2). The Spaniard has a potential semi-final meeting with Karen Khachanov (n ° 3). But in the round of 16, he could come across Ugo Humbert, favorite of his meeting against the Belgian Kimmer Coppejans (wc). Arrived straight from Sardinia, Corentin Moutet will have to readjust to the indoor with a first match against a qualifier. Note a shock of hitters between the Americans Taylor Fritz (n ° 7) and Reilly Opelka.