the italian player Gian Marco Moroni, number 205 in the ATP, won the qualifying round of the ATP 250 tournament in Pune for 7-5, 5-7 and 6-1 in two hours and fifteen minutes Evgeny Donskoy, Russian tennis player, number 186 in the ATP. With this result, the winner adds new points to his ranking to participate in the ATP 250 tournament in Pune.
the tournament of Pune (ATP Pune) has a preliminary access phase where the tennis players with the lowest ranking have to reach the highest possible score to obtain a place in the official tournament. In this particular stage, a total of 40 tennis players participate, of which 24 go to the final among those who qualify directly, those who have been overcoming the previous rounds of the championship and the guests. It also takes place from January 30 to February 7 on an outdoor hard court.