Tiafoe, Fritz try to give US 1st Davis Cup title since 2007

  • United States’ Taylor Fritz returns the ball to Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime during their singles tennis match of the ATP World Tour Finals, at the Pala Alpitour in Turin, Italy, Thursday. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File)

  • Frances Tiafoe of the U.S. returns a shot against Kwon Soon-woo of South Korea during their semifinal match in the Japan Open tennis championships in Tokyo on Oct. 8. Taylor Fritz and Frances Tiafoe have been making breakthroughs for themselves — and for U.S. men’s tennis — all season and they’ll try to take another step by earning the Americans’ first Davis Cup title since 2007. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae, File)

Frances Tiafoe and Taylor Fritz spent 2022 achieving milestones for themselves — and for U.S. men’s tennis — and now they’ll try to take another step this week by earning their country’s first Davis Cup title in 15 years.