Felix Auger-Aliassime is currently the hottest male tennis player in the world.
Auger-Aliassime topped the list on Sunday with his third tournament title. Holger Rune won the Swiss Indoors ATP 500 tournament in Basel, Switzerland with a score of 6-3, 7-5.
The 22-year-old Montreal native is currently ranked ninth in the world.
The Canadian tennis star has previously won the European Open in Antwerp, Belgium and the Florence Open in Florence, Italy, both ATP 250 events.
On Saturday, Auger-Aliassime defeated world No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz 6-3, 6-2 in the semifinals to extend his third consecutive victory over the world’s top-ranked star.
“So far it’s been very close to perfection. [in Basel]After Saturday’s game, Auger-Aliassime said: According to Tennis Canada“I’ve been giving great service and haven’t broken one yet. We still have one game left and it’s been a great week.” [I have] I played great tennis and today I played against the best player in the world. It was a great win, so I’m really happy with my level. ”
Elsewhere in Europe, Auger-Aliassime’s compatriot Denis Shapovalov qualified for Sunday’s final, losing to Daniil Medvedev 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 at the Vienna Open.
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