Canada finally secured their first ever Billie Jean King Cup when they beat Italy in Seville. It was none other than Leylah Fernandez who secured the win for her team, having already enjoyed some good form in the tournament.
Canada’s wonderful run at the Billie Jean King Cup continued when they reached the final of the competition, for the first time ever. A strong performance against the Czech Republic saw the Canadians seal their first every final place. They will take on Italy today.
Slovenia had a historic day at the Billie Jean King Cup on Friday as they booked a place in the semi-finals for the time, while the Czech Republic also sealed their place in the last four and Spain closed their tournament with a win to give the home fans something to cheer
It was an action packed day at the Billie Jean King Cup on Thursday, Canada made history reaching the semi-finals of the competition for the first time since 1988, Italy were victorious against Germany, as Australia got back to winning ways and USA were dominant against Switzerland.
The Billie Jean King Cup is in full swing in Seville, and Day 2 action saw France and Canada rise to convincing wins as Spain went down to 3-0 to Canada, while Italy sealed a 2-1 victory over France at the Estadio de la Cartuja