• Kyodo

  • SHARE

Fabio Fognini won his third match of the weekend to lift Italy into the Davis Cup semifinals at the expense of Japan on Sunday.

Fognini, ranked 22nd in the world, won his opening singles on Friday in five sets and gave Italy the lead in Saturday’s doubles, when he teamed up with Simone Bloelli. That set up a must-win for Yuichi Sugita.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)