For the final of the Euro Finans Padel Swedish Open 2019, Paquito-Lebron defeated Matias Diaz and Franco Stupaczuc 6-3 7-6. On the road to the final, they defeated all of their opponents convincingly.without loosing any single set.
During 2019, Paquito-Lebron reached the decisive match in seven of the eight World Padel Tour events; they walked home with the trophy in four occasions. This positions them as a serious challenger to the current no.1 team and on track to become the first all Spanish no.1 padel team in history.
For their part, the no.1 ranked team, Sanyo Gutierrez and Maxi Sanchez lost one once more in the 1/8F against a qualifier team, 3-6 6-7. This initiated a a process of self questioning for the current leaders. Nito Brea, their trainer, left his position as head coach immediately after the their loss.
Started playing padel in Argentina in 1987. Contributor to the structural development of the sport in Holland since 2006. University lecturer in International Business, specialized in media, sports and entertainment. Senior padel coach, sports journalist, manager and pioneer. Eternal student.