Stories tagged: Davis Cup
Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
Doubles’ win by Jack Sock, Ryan Harrison puts U.S. in Davis Cup semis
Jack Sock and Ryan Harrison put the United States in the Davis Cup semifinals for the first time since 2012 by beating Sander Gille and Joran Vliegen 5-7, 7-6 (1), …
Fri., April 6, 2018, 9:10 p.m.
John Isner, Sam Querrey give U.S. 2-0 lead in Davis Cup quarterfinals
The United States has a big advantage at least in world rankings, and John Isner and Sam Querrey have given the Americans a 2-0 lead in the Davis Cup quarterfinals …
Thu., April 5, 2018, 12:33 p.m.
John Isner kicks off Davis Cup match against Belgium’s Joris De Loore
John Isner, fresh off winning the Miami Open, will play Joris De Loore in the opening match of the United States’ Davis Cup quarterfinal against Belgium. Isner rose to ninth …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 9:56 p.m.
Overhaul planned for Davis Cup tennis tournament
The Davis Cup could be transformed into a one-week, one-location, 18-nation World Cup of Tennis in a major overhaul to entice more of the top men’s players. The International Tennis …
Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 5:05 p.m.
U.S. takes 2-0 lead over Serbia in 1st round of Davis Cup
Sam Querrey fought from a set down to defeat Laslo Djere and John Isner won a fifth-set tiebreaker over Dusan LaJovic to give the United States a 2-0 lead over …
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
France beats Belgium 3-2 to win its 10th Davis Cup title
Lucas Pouille ended a 16-year drought for France in the Davis Cup, winning the decisive match for the hosts to beat Belgium 3-2 in the final on Sunday. Pouille’s lopsided …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
France wins doubles to lead Belgium 2-1 in Davis Cup final
Yannick Noah took a big gamble in the Davis Cup final and it paid off. When the France captain fielded an inexperienced pair for the doubles, many were perplexed. He …
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Davis Cup: Australia and France lead 2-1 in semifinals
Two-time Grand Slam champions Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert beat Filip Krajinovic and Nenad Zimonjic 6-1, 6-2, 7-6 (3) for France to lead Serbia 2-1 in the Davis Cup semifinals …
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
Davis Cup: Belgium and Serbia lead in Davis Cup semifinals
Dusan Lajovic made the most of Lucas Pouille’s inconsistent display to give Serbia a 1-0 lead over France in their Davis Cup semifinal, while Belgium’s David Goffin produced a hard-fought …
Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Australia clinches 3-1 Davis Cup quarterfinal win over U.S.
Australia advanced to the Davis Cup semifinals after Nick Kyrgios beat late substitute Sam Querrey of the United States 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-4 in the first reverse singles match on …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Davis Cup: U.S. wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal
Late substitute Jack Sock and partner Steve Johnson kept the United States alive in its Davis Cup quarterfinal with Australia, beating Sam Groth and John Peers 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 2-6, …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
Davis Cup: Australia leads U.S. 2-0 in quarterfinal
Nick Kyrgios finished off John Isner with his 20th ace to give Australia a 2-0 lead over the United States in their Davis Cup quarterfinal on Friday. Kyrgios won 7-5, …
Thu., April 6, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
Davis Cup: American Jack Sock to play Aussie Jordan Thompson to open QF
American No. 1 Jack Sock will play Australia’s Jordan Thompson to open their Davis Cup quarterfinal on Friday, followed by Nick Kyrgios’ match against John Isner. The match will be …
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Davis Cup: Defending champ Argentina KO’ed by Italy
Defending champion Argentina was knocked out of the Davis Cup in the first round by Italy on Monday.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 6 p.m.
Player fined $7K for hitting umpire with ball in Davis Cup
Canadian tennis player Denis Shapovalov was fined $7,000 on Monday, a day after unintentionally striking umpire Arnaud Gabas in the eye and immediately ending the Davis Cup tie against Britain.
Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 9 p.m.
U.S. completes 5-0 Davis Cup sweep of Switzerland
Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson won their singles matches Sunday to complete the United States’ second straight Davis Cup sweep of Switzerland.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
U.S. advances to Davis Cup quarters, 3-0 over Switzerland
Jack Sock and Steve Johnson won the doubles match in three sets Saturday and the United States advanced to the Davis Cup quarterfinals with a 3-0 victory over Switzerland. Sock …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 3 a.m.
Novak Djokovic to lead Serbia against Russia in Davis Cup
Novak Djokovic will lead his native Serbia against Russia in the first round of the Davis Cup next month.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 8 p.m.
Bryan brothers announce retirement from Davis Cup play
Bob and Mike Bryan are retiring from Davis Cup play after 14 years representing the United States.
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 3:01 p.m.
Argentina beats Croatia 3-2 to win its 1st Davis Cup title
Argentina won its first Davis Cup title on Sunday when Federico Delbonis swept past Ivo Karlovic in straight sets to complete a stunning 3-2 comeback win over Croatia. This was …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 7:37 p.m.
Croatia leads Argentina 2-1 in Davis Cup after doubles
Croatia needs one more point to win its second Davis Cup title after winning the doubles against Argentina in straight sets on Saturday. Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig defeated Juan …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 5:31 p.m.
Healed Juan Martin del Potro hopes to lead Argentina to Davis Cup win
Leaving behind two injury-hit years, Juan Martin del Potro is looking to cap his successful comeback by leading Argentina to its first Davis Cup title.
Sun., Nov. 29, 2015, 7:34 p.m.
Andy Murray gives Britain Davis Cup title after 79 years
Andy Murray gave Britain its first Davis Cup title in 79 years when he beat Belgium’s David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first of reverse singles Sunday.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 8:13 p.m.
Andy Murray leads Britain’s Davis Cup bid against Belgium
Andy Murray ended a 77-year wait for a British man to win the Wimbledon title and he is on the verge of snapping an even longer drought in the Davis …
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015
In brief: Jason Day runs in place at BMW, but still leads by 6 shots
Golf: Jason Day shot a 2-under 69 at the BMW Championship in Lake Forest, Illinois, good enough to take a six-stroke lead into the final round. Instead of running away …
Sat., Sept. 19, 2015
In brief: Jason Day ties PGA Tour record for 36 holes
GOLF: A long day for Jason Day ended even better than it began, thanks to an eagle putt at the 18th that extended his lead to five shots at the …
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
John Isner, highest-ranked U.S. man, not on Davis Cup team
The highest-ranked American man, John Isner, is not part of the roster for the U.S. Davis Cup team that will play at Uzbekistan on Sept. 18-20. Captain Jim Courier announced …
Mon., Nov. 24, 2014
Federer clinches Davis Cup for Switzerland
Roger Federer defeated Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the first reverse singles match Sunday as Switzerland won the Davis Cup final against host France in Lille by taking an …
Mon., Feb. 3, 2014
British beat U.S. for first time since 1935
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray beat Sam Querrey 7-6 (5), 6-7 (3), 6-1, 6-3 to clinch Great Britain’s opening-round Davis Cup victory against the United States on Sunday at Petco Park …
Sun., Feb. 2, 2014
In Brief: Bryan brothers keep U.S. alive in Davis Cup
Tennis: Bob and Mike Bryan beat Dominic Inglot and Colin Fleming 6-2, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 Saturday in San Diego to pull the United States to 2-1 against Britain in the …