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March 6th, 2016

Heroics by Djokovic, Murray Set Up Clash; Davis Cup Wrap

“The crowd helped for sure,” Murray told BBC Sport. “Physically I struggled a little at the end of the third set and a little in fourth.” Brit captain Leon Smith said, “I am lost for words at this stage — he is a man of steel isn’t he? What Andy managed to do was astonishing since he hasn’t played since the Australian Open final.” Britain will next travel to Serbia to face world No. 1 Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Staff @ 3:14 pm in Davis Cup, Tennis | 49 Comments »

March 6th, 2016

Bernard Tomic, Nick Kyrgios In Feud Over “Fake Injury”

Bernard Tomic blasts Nick Kyrgios over Davis Cup miss; Kyrgios fires back.

Posted by Staff @ 11:07 am in Davis Cup | 16 Comments »

March 3rd, 2016

Davis Cup First Round Preview: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori In Action

Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are in first round Davis Cup action. If they win, their countries will meet in the next round.

Posted by Staff @ 10:23 pm in Davis Cup | 123 Comments »

March 2nd, 2016

Tennis-X Davis Cup Picks and Pans for This Weekend

Belgium took advantage of a dream draw and opponents’ injuries to reach the final last year. This year they’re out first round.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:35 pm in Davis Cup, Tennis | 62 Comments »

March 1st, 2016

Kyrgios Missing Davis Cup Practices at Kooyong; Illness, Possible Injury?

“Nick has a virus,” said Aussie debut captain Lleyton Hewitt. “At the moment, he is taking it easy and trying to get over that 100% to be ready to go. I didn’t want him around the other boys if he is a bit infectious. It is more of a precaution. He will be ready.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 am in Davis Cup, Tennis | 53 Comments »

January 8th, 2016

ITF Chief Mulling A Davis Cup Final Four For Semifinals And Finals

Is a new Davis Cup schedule in the future?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:45 am in Davis Cup | 2 Comments »

November 29th, 2015

Andy Murray The Hero As Great Britain Wins The Davis Cup For First Time Since 1936

Andy Murray and Great Britain won the Davis Cup for the first time since 1936 after Murray beat Belgium’s David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first Sunday singles match to clinch the tie in Ghent, Belgium.

Posted by Staff @ 12:38 pm in Davis Cup | 111 Comments »

November 26th, 2015

Andy Murray Leads Great Britain Into Davis Cup Final Against Belgium This Weekend

Andy Murray will try to win his first Davis Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 11:42 am in Davis Cup | 94 Comments »

November 17th, 2015

Andy Murray Will Be Joined By Kyle Edmund In Singles For The Upcoming Davis Cup Finals

Kyle Edmund has been named alongside Andy Murray for Great Britains Davis Cup final tie against Belgium next week.

Posted by Staff @ 2:00 pm in Davis Cup | 4 Comments »

September 26th, 2015

Davis Cup Adopts 5th Set Tiebreakers, When Will The Slams Follow?

Are shorter tennis matches in our future?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:23 pm in Davis Cup | 20 Comments »

September 23rd, 2015

2016 Davis Cup Draw: Canada Goes To France, USA Travels To Australia

The 2016 Davis Cup draw was announced this evening. Among the highlights are a strong Canadian team led by Milos Raonic going to Europe to contest a deep French team. The Americans will have to go all the way to Australia to take on the young Aussies. And that’s just before the big Indian Wells-Miami [...]

Posted by Staff @ 7:06 pm in Davis Cup | 20 Comments »

September 23rd, 2015

Belgium Selects Clay, Will Andy Murray Play The ATP Finals?

Belgium will host their Davis Cup final on clay afterall.

Posted by Staff @ 12:41 pm in Davis Cup | 15 Comments »

September 22nd, 2015

Yannick Noah Is Back In Tennis, He’ll Be France’s New Davis Cup Coach

Yannick Noah is back in tennis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:00 am in Davis Cup | 9 Comments »

September 22nd, 2015

Andy Murray Might Skip The ATP Finals If The Davis Cup Final Is On Clay

Andy Murray might not play the ATP finals in London.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:35 am in ATP Finals, Davis Cup | 56 Comments »

September 20th, 2015

Federer Puts Switzerland Back In Davis Cup World Group; USA, Czechs And Germans Also Return

Switzerland and the USA are back in the Davis Cup world group for 2016.

Posted by Staff @ 9:42 pm in Davis Cup | 14 Comments »