Junior Davis Cup team into quarterfinals
Australian team faces must-win match against Malaysia today
The Australian Junior Davis Cup team has qualified for a must-win quarterfinal today.
The team of Queensland’s Alex Crnokrak, Victorian Thomas Bosancic and South Australia’s Sean Van Rensburg is currently competing in the Asia/Oceania final qualifying tournament in India.
They defeated Chinese Taipai 2-1 in their final round-robin match in New Delhi yesterday to finish on top of Group D.
Victory over Malaysia, who finished second in Group B, in today’s quarterfinal keeps the team’s hope of qualifying for the finals in Hungary in September alive.
The top eight teams play-off for final placings over the next three days, with the tournament concluding on Saturday.
Australia’s Junior Fed Cup team, consisting of New South Wales’ Kaitlin Staines and Victorian pair Jeanette Lin and Jessica Zaviacic, competes in final qualifying rounds in New Delhi next week.