Davis Cup: What worked, what didn’t
With Rafael Nadal falling flat on his back on the baseline, his triumphant team-mates running on court to pile on top of him and a partisan home stadium rocking with pride, it was a familiar scene as Spain lifted the Davis Cup.Yet, while the celebrations were similar to many we have seen in previous years,…
Federer and Zverev play in front of over 42,000
Roger Federer may not be playing at the new look Davis Cup in Spain but the 38-year-old was still pulling in the crowds when he met Alexander Zverev in an exhibition match in Mexico City on Saturday.
Nadal qualifies Spain for quarter-finals at Davis Cup
Rafael Nadal’s Spain eased into the Davis Cup quarter-finals, but the event organisers faced more questions over scheduling as yesterday’s action stretched beyond 4 am.
Serbia confident Djokovic will be fit for Davis Cup
Serbia's Davis Cup captain Nenad Zimonjic was optimistic on Sunday that world number two Novak Djokovic will be fit to play in this week's new-look Davis Cup in Madrid.
Murray in Great Britain’s Davis Cup team
Andy Murray will represent Great Britain for the first time since 2016 after being named in the squad for next month’s inaugural Davis Cup finals. Captain Leon Smith has named Dan Evans, plus doubles pair Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski, in his initial team with a fifth player still to be decided.
Pouille calls revamp death sentence of the Davis Cup
Frenchman Lucas Pouille came out strongly against a proposed Davis Cup shakeup, calling the newly announced 2019 scheduling concept a "death sentence" for the competition. The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced on Monday that it planned a dramatic transformation that would see a new season-ending World Cup of Tennis Finals featuring 18 nations. The ITF…
France join elite class of multiple Davis Cup winners
France defeated Belgium 3-2 to lift the 2017 Davis Cup in a final showdown in Lille. By the victory, achieved on home ground, France joined the elite list of nations...
Goffin downs Kyrgios as Davis Cup semi goes to decider
David Goffin defeated Nick Kyrgios 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 as Belgium levelled their Davis Cup semi-final against Australia at 2-2 on Sunday to take the tie into a deciding rubber.