The Cordoba Open 250 (February 5 to 11) will go down in historical past for being the primary to have a porn film proven on its video scoreboards throughout the qualifying spherical in a weird screw-up from whoever was working the screens.
They by some means broadcasted the inappropriate content material on the large display for all to see, and in case individuals had not observed the display, a huge Dunlop ball stood out on certainly one of its sides.
Jaume Munar, Roberto Carballes, Bernabe Zapata and Albert Ramos are the Spanish illustration in a event that celebrates its sixth version and during which Ramos was topped champion in 2022 after 250 gamers enter the competition.
What’s the Cordoba Open?
The Cordoba Open is knowledgeable males’s tennis event that’s a part of the ATP Tour. It’s held yearly in Cordoba, Argentina on the Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes. This stadium is primarily used for soccer however is customized for tennis throughout the event.
The event sometimes takes place in February and is performed on clay courts. It has been part of the ATP Tour since 2019 and serves as one of many early occasions within the South American clay-court swing main as much as the French Open.
The Open serves as an essential warm-up occasion for gamers making ready for the bigger clay-court tournaments later within the season, such because the Masters 1000 occasions in Monte Carlo, Madrid, and Rome, in addition to the top of clay-court tennis, the French Open.
Juan Ignacio Londero received the inaugural competitors again in 2019, while Cristian Garin, Juan Manuel Cerundolo, Ramos and Sebastian Baez have received the successive occasions.