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Bublik heads Kazakhstan's squad for its visit to Argentina to participate in the Davis Cup

Bublik heads Kazakhstan's squad for its visit to Argentina to participate in the Davis Cup

Kazakhstan This was confirmed Friday List of five players Where he will travel ArgentinaThey will face the local team on Saturday, February 3 and Sunday, February 4 at the Jockey Club in Rosario, Santa Fe, corresponding to Playoffs to Davis Cup 2024.

he Captain Yuri Shokin It will have the presence of the Ace of Spades, which is controversial Alexander Bublik (32 degrees), 26 years old, 196 cm tall, lifting Three ATP titles During his career, as a result of the consecrations in Montpellier 2022, Halle 2023 and Antwerp 2023, he records Seven wins over top ten playersTwo on two decisive occasions thanks to surprises against German Alexander Zverev (third and seventh) in Rotterdam 2021 and Montpellier 2022, Russian Andrey Rublev (seventh) in Halle 2023, Norwegian Casper Ruud (eighth) in the 2022 qualifiers, and Briton Cameron Norrie (eighth) in the 2022 finals. Frenchman Gael Monfils (ninth) at Roland Garros 2022, and Italian Matteo Berrettini (tenth) in Antalya 2022.

The rest of the ensemble will consist of soloists Denis Yevseev (180 degrees), 30 years old, competed in the final qualifiers in the Shanghai Masters 1000, Bibit Jokayev (188°) and 23 and 1.96 meters tall, champion of the last Charlottesville Challenger tournament, and Timofey Skatov (222°), 22, who overqualified at the 2022 Australian Open, and at Roland Garros and the US Open in 2023, and an experienced doubles player Alexander Nedovysov (43), 36, which is how he gets two awards, both in the 250 class with Ecuadorian Gonzalo Escobar in 2023, after celebrations in Bastad and Sofia.

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It is worth noting that the European team had secured its place last September when it was defeated 3-1 to Bulgaria In Sofia, the city where Bublik won his group 6-4, 7-6 (4) against Dimitar Kuzmanov, who lost 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the opening match against Skatov, thus confirming his qualification. 6-4, 6-1 win over Yanaki Milev in the second match.