Canada’s Auger-Aliassime captures 2nd career title at Firenze Open


Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime defeated J.J. Wolf 6-4, 6-4 to win his second ATP Tour trophy at the Firenze Open on Sunday.

The Montreal native fired 11 aces, the final of which he gained the one-hour-41-minute match with. Auger-Aliassime, the highest seed within the event, gained 85 per cent of his first-serve factors.

WATCH l Auger-Aliassime secures Firenze Open with straight-sets victory:

Montreal’s Felix Auger-Aliassime wins Firenze Open

Auger-Aliassime picks up his second win of the 12 months with a straight units victory in Italy.

He closed the event solely having misplaced his serve 4 instances in 4 matches.

After receiving a bye into the second spherical, Auger-Aliassime defeated Oscar Otte, Brandon Nakashima and Lorenzo Musetti en path to the title match. His win over Otte was his lone victory that went additional than two units.

The 22-year-old, at the moment ranked thirteenth on the planet, is ready to maneuver to No. 10 by Monday following his title win.

Auger-Aliassime had additionally gained the Rotterdam Open in February.

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