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Matteo Berrettini, number 7 in the world ranking and best Italian player, He will be out due to injury for the Davis Cup, which will start next week in Madrid, Innsbruck and Turin, the Italian Tennis Federation (FIT) reported this Friday.

Berrettini had to give up the Davis Cup due to an abdominal problem which also prevented him from playing the ATP Finals, that are organized this week at the Pala Alpitour in Turin.

The Roman player, a finalist at Wimbledon this year, will be replaced by Simone Bolelli, by decision of captain Filippo Volandri. The Italian team will consist of Jannik Sinner, Fabio Fognini, Lorenzo Sonego and Simone Bolelli.