The second date of the World Padel Tour season has arrived . From April 7 to 14, the best padel in the world lands in La Rioja with the dispute of Logroño Open 2019. A new tournament with the magic of the best players of the planet. 7 days of competition that will determine who grabs the title in the first Open of the season. Padel lovers have an unmissable event in Logroño. That's why once again we offer you five weighty arguments for you to not miss anything.
Once again, World Padel Tour will have three luxury stages to carry out the development of this second tournament of the 2019 calendar. The central court will be located in Palacio de los Deportes de La Rioja where the main events of the Logroño Open will take place.In addition to this epicenter, the Logroño Open 2019 will have two more official coourts located in Las Gaunas Sports Center, just a few meters from the central stage. A magnificent opportunity for the fans of the best padel in the world to enjoy twice as many matches and, at the same time, to follow live much of the outcome of both the men's and women's draw. The ALOS Pádel Indoor Club will be the venue that hosts prequaly and qualy competition, as well as the first steps of the women's draw until the round of 16.
The battle for the male throne
After the premiere of the 2019 season, Sanyo Gutiérrez and Maxi Sánchez will start again as the pair to beat in the second date of the year. After their victory in the Cervezas Victoria Marbella Master 2019, the number one pair will undertake a new defense of that privileged position in the top of the World Padel Tour ranking. It will be an exciting fight against the pairs that are running as candidates for that position. From the fearsome Bela and Lima to the rest of the seeds that aspire to plant battle for the number one. The Logroño Open will be the scene of the second test of fire for the defenders of that world number one.
New Top Seeds
After Marbella, the women's draw will debut new configuration in terms of their top seed. With Marta Ortega and Marta Marrero as the new pair to beat, the second place of the ranking of pairs will be for Alejandra Salazar and Ariana Sánchez and the third for Gemma Triay and Lucia Sainz. Only Majo Sánchez Alayeto and Delfina Brea will keep the place occupied in Marbella as fourth seed. A more open fight than ever that will give more excitement and incentive to the tournament.
Paula José María, Carmen Goenaga, Arturo Coello, Agustín Tapia ... These are just some examples of the new generations that are asking for a step as demonstrated in the inaugural meeting. In Logroño, the aspirants to make a name among the best rackets on the planet, will once again have a chance to shine, to make themselves known to the public and become the sensation of the tournament.
First Time in La Rioja
The second tournament of the season will also mean the premiere of Logroño as the venue for a World Padel Tour event. A historic event that will turn the capital of La Rioja into the epicenter of world padel for a week. An expected visit that will surely delight fans who come to the event. A padel party that will surely be a real show.