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Bautista Agut Wins Thriller Against Hurkacz, Sends Spain To ATP Cup Final

Bautista Agut Wins Thriller Against Hurkacz, Sends Spain To ATP Cup Final

Tennis
Roberto Bautista Agut clinched Spain’s place in the ATP Cup championship match on Friday evening with a thrilling 7-6(6), 2-6, 7-6(5) victory against Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz. Russia and Canada will meet on Saturday to earn the other spot in the final. Two years ago, Bautista Agut played a critical role at No. 2 singles (6-0) during his country’s run to the final, which Serbia won. The 33-year-old has again been flawless this edition, winning all four of his matches at No. 1 singles to lead the way for the two-time finalists. "It's a match that I will always remember. I think both of us could get the win today. He also really deserved a lot of good things. But this is our game, this is tennis," Bautista Agut said. "Today I was the one who got the win. I think I also de...
Evans & Murray’s Furious Comeback Keeps Alive Great Britain’s SF Hopes

Evans & Murray’s Furious Comeback Keeps Alive Great Britain’s SF Hopes

Tennis
Daniel Evans and Jamie Murray battle back to clinch Great Britain's 2-1 tie victory against the United States on Thursday at Qudos Bank Arena. Brits will advance if Germany beats Canada Daniel Evans and Jamie Murray rallied from a set-and-a-break down on Thursday to beat Taylor Fritz and John Isner 6-7(3), 7-5, 10-8, clinching Great Britain's 2-1 win against the United States at the ATP Cup. It was a critical victory for the Brits, whose hopes of making the semi-finals remain alive. If Germany defeats Canada this evening, Great Britain will advance to the last four. If Canada wins that tie, the Canadians will move through to the knockout stages. "We were just hustling. We just kept saying, 'Just try to get the ball back in play, start the point', and tried to use our skills aft...