(ADVANCE) Carlos Alcaraz complied and beat Soon-Wook Kwon to give Spain the victory in the duel against South Korea which gives the Spanish team the pass to the Davis Cup Finals. The Murcian tennis player had to sweat to beat his rival, who caused more problems than expected, but ended up beating him 6-4, 7-6.
With this win, spain certifies its presence in the Final Phase of the tournament that will be played in Málaga from November 23 to 27. The Spanish team depended on itself to advance in this Davis cupso the victory, in addition to the pass, also gives the first place in the group.
In the first game, Robert Baptist surpassed Seong Chan Hong in two sets (6-1, 6-3) in a match in which he was ahead at all times and easily broke his rival’s serve.
The man from Castellón came out very focused and did not lose a single serve in the entire first set. Also, he broke the top three for Hong, who was not on the track for the entire first moto. Without needing to hit big winners, he simply forced the South Korean to have to keep up with him until he forced his misses.