Canada’s tennis men are in the final of the Davis Cup for the second time in their history. The team led by world number six Felix Auger-Aliassime, who defeated Germany in the quarter-finals, beat Italy 2-1 in Málaga on Saturday.
The North Americans will meet Australia in the final on Sunday (November 27, 2022, 1 p.m.). The 28-time Davis Cup winner beat Croatia 2-1 on Friday. It would be Canada’s first title after losing to Spain in the 2019 final.
Differences player Auger-Aliassime
In the first semi-final game on Saturday, Lorenzo Sonego put Italy ahead in front of a good 9,400 spectators 7: 6 (7: 4), 6: 7 (5: 7), 6: 4 against Denis Shapovalov. Auger-Aliassime equalized 6-3, 6-4 against Lorenzo Musetti. Auger-Aliassime/Vasek Pospisil won the decisive doubles match against Berrettini/Fabio Fognini 7:6 (7:2), 7:5.