In this group phase, 16 countries are divided into 4 groups of 4 teams and play 3 matches each (2 singles matches, 1 doubles match) before entering the knockout phase (final tournament) which takes place in Málaga, Spain. In the first match between Canada and Spain, R. Bautista-Agu (Spain), ranked 21st in the world, defeated V. Pospisil (Canada), ranked 141st in the world, 3-6, 6-3, 6- 3 and defeated Spain. win first. In the second match of the aces showdown, C. Alcaraz (Spain), winner of the US Open (USA/New York, Hard, Grand Slam) and ranked 1st in the world, faces F. Auger-Aliassime (Canada ), which is ranked 13th. 6-7 (3-7), 6-4, 6-2, Auger-Aliassime wins, giving Canada 1-1. In the third doubles match, Auger-Aliassime/Pospicil defeated M. Granogels (Spain)/P. Martinez (Spain) in a 4-6, 6-4, 7-5 win from behind, giving Canada two wins and one win, lost and upset the game. “It was crazy, I don’t know how you can do that, Auger-Aliassime said after the win. The last three games we had great comebacks and we played well. We were in the zone.” The countries participating in each group and the results of wins and losses are as follows.[Groupe A]Venue: Italy/Bologna Italy 2 wins, 0 losses Sweden 1 win, 1 loss Croatia 1 win, 1 loss Argentina 0 wins, 2 losses[Groupe B]Venue: Spain/Valencia Canada 2 wins, 0 losses Spain 1 win, 1 loss Serbia 1 win 1 loss South Korea 0 win 1 loss[Groupe C]Location: Germany/Hamburg Australia 2 wins 0 losses Germany 2 wins 0 losses France 0 wins 2 losses Belgium 0 wins 2 losses[Groupe D]Venue: Scotland/Glasgow USA 2-0 Netherlands 2-0 Kazakhstan 0-2 England England 0-2 The group stage will be played from 13-18.