The idol of Colo Colo was part of the Chilean delegation that traveled to Lima to dispute the passage to the qualifiers for the 2023 Davis Cup finals.
The Chilean Davis Cup team obtained its passage to the Qualifiers for the 2023 Davis Cup Finals defeating the Peruvian team by 3 to 2, where Nicolás Jarry gave the last point of the series to the Chileans against Nicolás Álvarez by partials of 6-3 and 6-0.
During the first day of singles, we could see Carlos Caszely in the stands. Colo Colo’s idol put on the tracksuit of the tennis team and was part of the delegation thanks to an invitation made by Nicolás Massú himself. Thus, the former striker boarded the plane and was a privileged witness to the great performance of Alejandro Tabilo and company.
The gesture of the double Olympic medalist moved the King of the square meter. It was after the death of his wife that he met Massú and he extended the invitation to Lima. It is that, the love for tennis, was one of the things that characterized María De los Ángeles, so Chino did not hesitate to accept the trip.
Thus, once the series was over and with Chile’s victory in his pocket, Carlos Caszely made public his happiness and gratitude to the entire Davis Cup team. In a post that went up on his social networks, The former national team was shown with his granddaughters at the Lawn Tennis in Lima and had words for what he experienced.
“It has been a magical weekend with my granddaughters. I only have words of thanks for Nicolás Massú for the gesture, to the Tennis Federation, to the players Alejandro Tabilo, Nicolás Jarry, Gonzalo Lama, Matías Soto and Diego Fernández for the beautiful victory. Thank you guys, Great Chile!”. In addition, he thanked the immense affection that Julio Videla Orellana (son of the late TV host Julio Videla who is a close friend of the Caszely family and manager at the Tennis Federation) has for him and “Aunt Mary” (María De los War Angels).