The Slovenian tennis team lost a match in the second world group of the Davis Cup. In Tivoli, they had to concede superiority to Luxembourg, who celebrated their victory with a score of 3:2.
In the next match in February next year, Slovenia will fight to stay in the second world group.
The winner was decided only in the last, fifth match. Artnak pine he lost against To Chris Rodesch with 2:6 and 6:7.
It’s before that Blaž Rola leveled the score at 2:2 with a convincing win over Luxembourg’s best player Alex Knaff (6:4, 6:2), Slovenian duo Blaž Rola and Sebastian Dominko however, she lost the opening match of the second day in straight sets.
On the first day (Friday), the two teams split with a draw; points were won by the first-ranked players of both national teams, Rola and Knaff.
Davis Cup, II. world group
Slovenia – LUXEMBOURG 2:3Pine Artnak – Alex Knaff 6:3, 6:7 (5), 2:6Blaž Rola – Chris Rodesch 7:6 (3), 6:2Sebastian Dominko/Blaž Rola – Alex Knaff/Chris Rodesch 5:7, 4:6Blaž Rola – Alex Knaff 6:4, 6:2 Bor Artnak – Chris Rodesch 2:6, 6:7 (3)