By Alberto Amalfi | @Tennis_Now | Monday, September 18, 2024
Alejandro Davidovich Fokina is in for injured Holger Rune in Laver Cup.
Team Europe captain Bjorn Borg selected Davidovich Fokina to replace Rune, who withdrew from Laver Cup.
Laver Cup Vancouver will be contested from September 22nd-24th at Rodgers Arena in Vancouver.
Alejandro Davidovich Fokina will represent Team Europe in Vancouver for Laver Cup 2023. Captain Bjorn Borg has selected Davidovich Fokina to replace Holger Rune, who has withdrawn due to injury.
— Laver Cup (@LaverCup) September 17, 2023
Interestingly, Davidovich Fokina fell to Rune in a dramatic fifth-set Wimbledon tiebreaker in July after trying the surprise underarm serve that did not fool Rune.
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