Santiago Giraldo, the number one tennis player in Colombia won the third and last point in his team after defeating Ecuador for 1-3. Giraldo imposed himself in three sets 6-3, 6-4 and 6-3 before the Ecuadorian Julio Cesar Campozano after a match of two hours and forty minutes.
The final match of the Group I series will be played between Diego Hidalgo and Juan Cabal. With this result Colombia will face Brazil before entering the play-offs of the World Group, on April 6 and 8. Ecuador on the other hand will have to fight to maintain in Group I of the American Zone. (AV)