Competing in Glasgow, Van de Zandschulp recorded his third singles victory in the same number of encounters with a 6-4, 7-6 (3) victory against the world number 13. Taylor Fritz. The Dutchman broke the ninth game of the opening set before sending it and breaking it to open the second set. He would equalize Fritz in the second half, but his attempt to come back ended in the tiebreak.
“We had a great week together,” Van de Zandschul said after the match. “Not everyone expected that we would be No. 1, but we played some great tennis. I played really well this week. In the last couple of months I’ve had a hard time finding my level and I think he will come back.”
The 26-year-old’s victory settled the tie for the Netherlands with Grexburgh 7-5, 7-6 (3) victory against him. Tommy Paul Saturday play opened. Griekspoor scored two singles wins in three matches in Group D. In the rubber dead doubles, Rajiv Ram And the Jack Sock Put Team USA on the board with a 4-6 win, 7-6 (3), 6-4 against Wesley Kohlhoff And the Matthew Middelkoop.
Despite the defeat, the United States qualified for the quarter-finals with a 2-1 record, which is good enough to finish second in the group.
Coric, Gogo keep Croatians’ hopes alive with Argentina win
Borna Couric And the Borna Jojo Saturday’s singles win over Argentina finalizes the Croatian record with a 2-1 draw with another Group A match to be played on Sunday. After Gojo fell Sebastian Baez 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, Champion Cincinnati Coric’s record win 6-4, 7-6 (6) against Francisco Cerondolo to snatch victory.
Croatia now occupies second place in Group A with a 2-1 draw, with a score of 5-4 matches. If Sweden (currently 1-1, with a 3-3) defeat group leaders Italy (2-0, 5-1) on Sunday, it would result in a three-way tie at the top of the group, which would force tiebreaker scenarios. Determine which two teams qualify for the quarter-finals.
Canada advances despite defeat against Serbia
One day after defeating world number 1 Carlos Alcaraz In Team Canada’s victory over Spain, Felix Auger Eliassim He snatched his country’s place in the quarter-finals with a 6-3 6-4 victory Miomir Kikmanovic.
Canada and Serbia both finished Group B by playing 2-1, but Canada’s superior 5-4 record ensured they secured first and second places in Valencia. Spain’s victory on Sunday over South Korea would see the host nation advance as the group winner, knocking Serbia out of the finals. Spain will be eliminated at a loss.
France leads Belgium in mourning victory
In decisive double rubber, Nicola Mahout And the Arthur Rinderknech defeated Belgium Sander Gil And the Goran Flejn6-3, 7-6 (6) to give France their first victory after their heavy defeats against Germany and Australia. Richard Gasquet France earned a single point by defeating them 6-3, 6-3 Michael GertsBefore David Goffin Put Belgium on the board with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-3 decision against Benjamin Ponzi.
With this result, France finished third in Group C, as Australia and Germany prepare to compete on Sunday for the top spot. Both Australia and Germany have already progressed to the quarter-finals.
What will the 2022 Davis Cup Finals look like?
The group stage of the 2022 Davis Cup finals from Rakuten will take place in four cities – Bologna, Glasgow, Hamburg and Valencia – from 13-18 September. The sixteen nations will compete in four groups of four teams. The two best teams in each group will advance to the knockout stage. The knockout stage will take place in Malaga from November 22-27.