Italy and Canada reach BJK Cup semis, Swiss crash out

Italy and Canada reach BJK Cup semis, Swiss crash out

Switzerland’s reign as Billie Jean King Cup champions came to an end with a loss to the United States in Seville. Italy secured a spot in the semi-finals by defeating Germany 3-0 in Group D. Canada also secured first place in Group C with wins in both singles matches against Poland, who was missing their top-ranked player. Marina Stakusic and Leylah Fernandez were the standout performers for Canada. Australia, last year’s runners-up, won against Kazakhstan but cannot qualify for the semi-finals. The United States, despite missing key players, proved too strong for Switzerland. Danielle Collins and Sofia Kenin secured victories to give the United States an unassailable lead. Kenin had a tough match but ultimately sealed the win. Italy continued their strong performance by defeating Germany and securing a spot in the semi-finals for the first time since 2014. Australia fought back after a loss to Slovenia and won their match against Kazakhstan. They will face Slovenia to determine the top spot in Group B.

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