Taylor Fritz joked that he is excited to compete in the United States because the chances are high that Jessica Pegula and Madison Keys will take America. Between December 29 and January 8, the inaugural edition of the United Cup will take place in Australia.
The United Cup is a mixed event, where 18 nations will compete. In the United Cup, the United States will be represented by Fritz, Frances Tiafoe, Denis Kudla, Hunter Reese. Regarding the women’s part of the United States team, there will be Pegula, the number 3 in the world, Keys, number 11 in the ranking, the four-time Grand Slam mixed doubles champion, Desirae Krawczyk and Alycia Parks.
«For me, the most exciting thing about the United Cup is that they take me because we have very good girls from our country. Hopefully the girls will get some wins for us and, you know, my work will be minimal,» Fritz said in a video. for the United Cup.
It’s all about teamwork 😉
Fritz will prepare for the United Cup in Saudi Arabia
Fritz, who capped off his 2022 season by representing the United States at last week’s Davis Cup Finals in Malaga, will be in action December 8-10 at the Diriyah Tennis Cup in Saudi Arabia.
Fritz won’t be the only big name in Riyadh, as the Diriyah Tennis Cup field also includes Daniil Medvedev, Nick Kyrgios, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev. «As a host to international tennis stars, the Kingdom continues to show its excellence in hosting international sporting events, which has made it the home of various sports, including this event, featuring international stars, which we are pleased to host. .
The Diriyah Tennis Cup 2019 achieved great success attracting thousands of fans from the Kingdom and abroad, and in this edition, we look forward to continuing these achievements and seeing great competitive matches in historic Diriyah, in the presence of tennis fans, a sport that is very popular in the Kingdom,» said Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, minister of sports and chairman of the Diriyah Season Committee.