Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov grew up together on the courts in Canada. They broke out among the professionals at the same time with their careers following very similar paths so far. Both of them were spectacular throughout the event and both were great on the final day.
Auger-Aliassime said after the his match that it was a dream come true:
"Best tennis moment for sure. The emotions are tough to describe. We've all grown up together from the ages of 7-8 dreaming about winning the Davis Cup."
"It's really a dream come true. For me personally and for the team. Great moment for myself and the country."