Canadian tennis fans have witnessed the rise of star Felix Auger-Aliassime and now those fans will be spoiled for watching him play at the 2022 Laver Cup.
Auger-Aliassime was selected as one of the Team World members for the tournament. It is the fifth edition of the event and the Montreal native is playing at the event for the second time. He previously competed in 2021, losing to Matteo Berrettini in a singles match.
It’s an opportunity for Auger-Aliassime to play alongside and against some of the biggest names in tennis. The 22-year-old and Team World face a Team Europe made up of Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray.
“I think it’s special for me personally, as a young player, to play against these four legendary players,” Auger-Aliassime said ahead of the competition.
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The action begins on Friday September 23 with Auger-Aliassime sitting on the sidelines to begin. Here’s everything you need to know about the 2022 Laver Cup and how to watch the Canadian tennis star.
Laver Cup 2022 schedule
The Laver Cup 2022 will be held at the O2 Arena in London, England. The action begins on Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24 at 8:00 a.m. ET, with night sessions beginning at 2:00 p.m. both days. There will be no night session on the last day, which begins at 8:00 am on Sunday. 25th of September.
Auger-Aliassime should not play on the first day.
All times are subject to change.
|Friday, 09/23||Casper Ruud vs Jack Sock||singles||8 o’clock|
|Friday, 09/23||Stefanos Tsitsipas against Diego Schwartzmann||singles||8 o’clock|
|Friday, September 23rd/24th||Andy Murray vs. Alex de Minaur||singles||14 o’clock|
|Friday, September 23rd/24th||Roger Federer & Rafael Nadal vs Jack Sock & Frances Tiafoe||double||14 o’clock|
|Saturday, 09/24||5||singles||8 o’clock|
|Saturday, 09/24||6||singles||8 o’clock|
|Saturday, September 24th/25th||7||singles||14 o’clock|
|Saturday, September 24th/25th||8th||double||14 o’clock|
|Sunday, 09/25||9||double||8 o’clock|
|Sunday, 09/25||10||singles||8 o’clock|
|Sunday, 25./26. September||11||singles||14 o’clock|
|Sunday, 25./26. September||12||singles||14 o’clock|
How to watch the 2022 Laver Cup in Canada
For Canadian tennis fans, the Laver Cup is available on TSN or for French speaking audiences on RDS.
Fans can either watch live on TSN5 or RDS, or stream the action on TSN.ca or the TSN app.
Who is playing at the Laver Cup 2022?
Björn Borg is the captain of Team Europe 2022, with Thomas Enqvist as vice-captain. John McEnroe is Team World 2022 captain; Patrick McEnroe is his deputy.
Team Europe: Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Casper Ruud, Matteo Berrettini (alternative)
team world: Taylor Fritz, Felix Auger-Aliassime, Diego Schwartzman, Frances Tiafoe, Alex de Minaur, Jack Sock, Tommy Paul (alternative)
The pairings, matches and full schedule are yet to be confirmed.