Italy is only one win away from taking on the Davis Cup title from Canada. The staff captained by Filippo Volandri, in a packed Martn Carpena in Mlaga, took the lead on Sunday because of Matteo Arnaldi.
The Italian quantity two has come out on high in a match with Alexei Popyrin that might have gone both means. In the long run it went the best way of the Italian, 7-5, 2-6, 6-4, in 2 hours and 27 minutes.
Italy’s first and solely title within the high nationwide competitors dates again to 1976. Adriano Panatta and Corrazo Barazzutti defeated Jaime Fillol’s Chile 4-1 away.
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So Jannik Sinner, hero of the semi-final with Serbia, will help his staff to be topped the Davis Cup champion.
To ensure that him to take action, he must overcome the at all times combative Alex de Minaur in what will likely be a winner-takes-all match.
That match will happen on Sunday night, with it having already began with Sinner taking a 4-2 lead within the first set.