Tennis; Spain defeats Australia in ATP Cup semi-final. Alex de Minaur came within a whisker of upsetting world No. 1 Rafael Nadal but fell agonisingly short as Australia exited the ATP Cup.
Spain completes 3-0 sweep of Australia By Chris De Silva 02 Feb 2021 12:28 Australia has suffered a horror start to its ATP Cup campaign, swept by Spain in its first tie of the tournament.
Australia has shown some good areas to leave Spain behind initially. Where they lost the lead again 2-3. But did not give up after they tied 4-4 & 5-5 with Spain. In the hope of going into a 3red set for the consolation win. Peers & Saville in the end looked tired with these executions. As Spain cleans the mop here 6-4, 7-5.
January 12th, 2020 6:08 am. Australia was eliminated from the ATP Cup by Spain after both Nick Kyrgios and Alex de Minaur fell in their respective singles matches on Saturday.
Nadal beats de Minaur 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 (Spain 2-1 Australia) Third set: de Minaur 6-4, 5-7, 1-6 Nadal* (*denotes server): De Minaur bamboozles Nadal with a couple of half-volley forehands to open ...
caret-down. The stakes are high tonight with Australia taking on Spain, at Ken Rosewall Arena, for a place in the ATP Cup final. Join The Roar for live scores and a blog from 6:30pm (AEDT).
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The second semi-final between Australia and Spain starts at 6:30pm AEDT at Sydney Olympic Park on Saturday 11 January. The tie involves two singles and one doubles match to determine the winner.
After Australia and Spain split the first two rubbers of their Hopman Cup tie, all four players will be back for a crucial mixed doubles match. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from ...
ATP Cup as it happened: Australia vs Spain. By Matt Bungard. Updated January 12, 2020 — 12.23am first published January 11, ... Top quality tennis from de Minaur but Nadal is hanging in there ...