Murcian Carlos Alcaraz could not yesterday with inspired Felix Auger-Aliassime (6-7, 6-4, 6-2) in the second match of the draw against Canada, corresponding to the “Robben” of the Davis Cup finals hosting Valencia, so the country in North America tied 1-1, after Roberto Bautista defeated Vasque Pospisil in three sets (3-6, 6-3, 6-3) in the first duel against the Canadians. Yesterday in Valencia, Alcaraz showed his new status as world number one in tennis against Felix Auger-Aliassime and the possibility of witnessing in front of his fans the first sports ranking in the group for the final stage of the Davis Cup, but the Canadian who signed. Great match, he knew how to come back and win the duel 6-7 (3), 6-4 and 6-2, after 2 hours and 50 minutes of play. At the time the edition was closed, a doubles match was being played to determine the winning team in the match.
The man from Montreal, who will sign a secret ending to the season that knocked him out of the “Top Ten” list, made an impressive tennis match against Alcaraz. The new US Open winner and the new number one in the world fought a match in which he clashed all time with the courage and level of his opponent’s high.