United Cup 2023: Poles bid farewell to the tournament 

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In the last match of the United Cup semi-finals, Alicja Rosolska and Lukasz Kubot faced the American pair Jessica Pegula and Taylor Fritz. The white and red players lost 1:2 (7:6, 4:6, 6:10). In the whole competition, the rivals triumphed at 5:0.

In the group stage, the white and red team defeated Kazakhstan 4-1 and Switzerland 3-2, thus advancing to the next round. There, they defeated Italy 3-2 in the ‘city final.’ The USA, Poland, and Greece advanced to the semi-finals as winners of this round. The Italians as “lucky losers” joined the top four.

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The Poles had to turn the tide in their clash with the USA to advance to the final of the competition. On the first day, the Poles lost 0:2. On the second day, Hubert Hurkacz started the competition. Unfortunately, he lost to Taylor Fritz 6:7, 6:7, thus losing the chance to advance to the final. Magda Linette then took to the court, and she too suffered a defeat in her clash with Madison Keys 4:6, 3:6.

In the last match, Polish pair Rosolska and Kubot faced American Pegula and Fritz. Once again, the USA proved to be the better tennis team. They won 10:6 and can now prepare for the final of the event.

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