When they won the Junior Davis Cup, Denis Shapovalov and Felix Auger-Aliassime challenged each other to lead the senior team one day. That moment came... and they did not disappoint. The young Canadian tennis players (19 and 18, respectively) won against Slovakia - and won their place in the Davis Cup Madrid Finals.
Davis Cup Qualifiers by BNP Paribas 2019
CANADA defeated SLOVAKIA 3-2
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Did you know?
Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov led Canada to victory in the Junior Davis Cup in 2015 – at La Caja Magica. The duo reached the final showdown with Germany undefeated, but were pushed to a decisive doubles by Germany before winning 2-1.
Captain: Frank Dancevic
He took over from his former coach, Martin Laurendeau, in 2018. He has been one of the 'faithful' to the Davis Cup, in which he has participated since 2002, with the only exceptions of 2008 and 2017, which earned him the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Commitment Award.