Félix Auger-Aliassime advances to doubles finals at Paris Masters
Félix Auger-Aliassime and Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz defeated Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo to reach the Men’s Doubles final at the Rolex Paris Masters on Saturday.
The unseeded duo ended the six-match winning streak of Kubot and Melo 6-2, 1-6, and 10-5. This is the second time that Auger-Aliassime (No.21) and Hurkacz (No.35) have played together, following a quarter-final finish at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in February.
A stunning debut 🤩@felixtennis & @HubertHurkacz are headed to their first Masters 1000 final after stunning top seeds Kubot & Melo, 6-2, 1-6, 10-5. 👏
🎥: @TennisTV | #RolexParisMasters pic.twitter.com/9m2XvjkW2I
— ATP Tour (@atptour) November 7, 2020
For their first final as a team, the pair will either take on Jurgen Melzer (No. 29) and Edouard Roger-Vasselin (No. 20), or Mate Pavic (No.5) and Bruno Soares (No.6) in the final on Sunday.