Madrid (dpa) - Canada have qualified as the first tennis team for the semi-finals at the Davis Cup finals in Madrid. The Canadians prevailed in the quarter-final against Australia with 2: 1.

The decisive point was won by Vasek Pospisil and Denis Shapovalov in doubles. The Canadian duo won shortly after midnight 6: 4, 6: 4 against Australians John Peers and Jordan Thompson. Previously, Pospisil put Canada ahead with a 7: 6 (9: 7), 6: 4 lead against John Millman. Alex de Minaur scored with 3: 6, 6: 3, 7: 5 against Shapovalov. The German team will face Great Britain in their quarter-final on Friday (17.30 / DAZN).

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