Canadian in final of Tashkent Challenger
Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime has reached the final of the Tashkent Challenger. The 18-year-old from Montreal downed Egor Gerasimov of Belarus 6-4, 7-6 (4) in semifinal action Friday. Ranked No. 128 in the world, Auger-Aliassime will face No. 178 Kamil Majchrzak of Poland in the final Saturday. AugerAliassime won three qualifying matches to reach the main draw of the tournament before reeling off four straight victories to advance to the final. It will mark Auger-Aliassime’s third ATP Challenger Tour final of 2018. He is 1-1 in championship matches.