Tennis: Laver Cup still open: Berrettini and Fritz win games


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Laver Cup still open: Berrettini and Fritz win games

Matteo Berrettini prevailed against Felix Auger-Aliassime.  Photo: John Walton/PA Wire/dpa

Matteo Berrettini prevailed against Felix Auger-Aliassime. photo

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The world selection can continue to hope for the first win at the Laver Cup of tennis professionals. After the first two singles of the second day it is 4:4 between Team Europe and the best players from the rest of the world.

The world selection can continue to hope for the first win at the Laver Cup of tennis professionals. After the first two individuals of the second day it is between the team Europe and the best players from the rest of the world 4:4.

The Italian sat down at the start Matteo Berretini defeated Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime in the tie-break match 7: 6 (13:11), 4: 6, 10: 7 and put the Europeans in the lead. Then the American Taylor Fritz defeated the British Cameron Norrie in a tie-break match 6:1, 4:6, 10:8 and equalized. The previous four editions of the team competition had all been won by the Europeans.

Late on Friday evening, Roger Federer had his big career in London completed. At the side of Rafael Nadal, the 41-year-old Swiss had to admit defeat in his last official game to the US duo Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe in the tie-break match 6: 4, 6: 7 (2: 7), 9:11.

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