The organizers of the Rio de Janeiro Open, the only ATP 500 tournament in South America, announced the Spanish tennis player Carlos Alcaraz.
This year's champion is his first attraction of the event that will be held between February 18 and 26, 2023.
"See you at the Rio Open," announced Alcaraz himself, currently number seven in the ATP international ranking.
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The announcement was made in a video published by the organizers of the Brazilian tennis competition.
The 19-year-old Spaniard, one of the greatest tennis revelations in recent years, will play the tournament for the third time in the city of Rio de Janeiro.