Cristian Garin bids off the ATP500 in Queens, his last tournament before playing Wimbledon. The national, who had been eliminated in the first round of the singles against the fifth seed, and 15th in the world, Marin Cilic, today alongside the Argentine, Diego Schwartzman (42nd in doubles) also lost in the opening round of the doubles. The South American duo faced the pairing of American Rajeev Ram (25th) and Britain’s Joe Salisbury (24th) and despite giving a hard fight during the first set, the biggest expertofity of the rivals in the doubles earned them the key points of the match. The initial set was defined in the tie break, which was won by the rivals 8-6, decreing at that time the 7-6. Meanwhile in the second half the Chilean-Argentine duo was broken at the start of the set, from which they could never recover to end up falling 6-4. Now Cristian Garin will focus on what his participation in Wimbledon will be. “Gago” will not play any more official tournaments until that competition, but it will still play a popular exhibition that takes place in Stoke Park, London called The Boodles, its last turf stop before the Grand Slam.
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