Martinez Substitutes for Alcaraz on Spanish Squad
Spanish Davis Cup hopes took a huge hit with Carlos Alcaraz out for the rest of the yaer.
Now, the Spanish squad has announced its substitute for Alcaraz, who was forced to end his 2022 campaign after tearing his left abdominal muscle at last week’s Rolex Paris Masters.
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World No. 61 Pedro Martinez has joined a Spanish squad that features Pablo Carreno Busta, Roberto Bautista Agut and Marcel Granollers.
🎾 OFICIAL: Pedro Martínez sustituye a Carlos Alcaraz en la lista final de la Selección Española🇪🇸 MAPFRE de tenis para las Finales de #CopaDavis en Málaga pic.twitter.com/m24223DV7W
— Tenis España (@RFETenis) November 7, 2022
The Davis Cup Finals are set for November 22-27 on indoor hard courts in Malaga, Spain.
Russian Tennis Federation is reigning Davis Cup champion. Spain will face Croatia in the quarterfinals with the winner facing either Australia or Netherlands. See the complete draw here.
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