Category: Davis Cup

After Losing Key Vote, The ITF Seizes Extra Power From Their Own Board

Adam Addicott- 04/08/2017

ITF president David Haggerty Moments after it was confirmed that the ITF has failed to get enough votes to reduce the length of men’s Davis ...

ITF Loses Bid To Reduce Davis Cup Matches To Best-Of-Three Sets

Adam Addicott- 04/08/2017

Davis Cup matches will remain best-of-five sets after the ITF failed to generate enough support for the change at their AGM meeting at Ho Chi ...

Davis Cup: Are The ITF Ignoring Their Own Players For Profit?

Adam Addicott- 29/06/2017

David Haggerty, president of the ITF (zimbio.com) On Wednesday, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) revealed their latest radical plan with the creation of the World ...

Geneva Set To Host Both Fed And Davis Cup Finals In Historic Bid By The ITF

Adam Addicott- 28/06/2017

The ITF has selected Geneva in Switzerland as their preferred city to host the new World Cup of Tennis finals, a proposed event that would ...

A Sad Day For Tennis? Davis and Fed Cup Reforms Announced

Tony Fairbairn- 06/06/2017

Could the likes of Juan Martin Del Potro play best out of three in Davis Cup? (zimbio) The ITF have announced new rules to Davis ...

Belarus will host the USA in 2017 Fed Cup Final next November

sampaolo- 24/04/2017

The Unites States and Belarus have qualified for the 2017 Fed Cup Final after beating Czech Republic and Switzerland by the same score of 3-2. ...

Novak Djokovic Eyes Davis Cup Captaincy

Adam Addicott- 14/04/2017

It will be a while before Novak Djokovic decides to end his illustrious tennis career, but it hasn’t stopped the former world No.1 from speaking ...

Rafael Nadal’s Absence In Davis Cup “Bothers” Team Mates Admits RFET President

Joshua Coase- 11/04/2017

The current head of the Spanish Tennis Federation has sent out an indirect message to Rafael Nadal, warning that his fellow Davis Cup team mates ...

World Group Play Off Seeding Revealed, Argentina And Croatia Amongst Seeded Teams

Tony Fairbairn- 10/04/2017

Argentina will be seeded for the world group play off draw tomorrow (zimbio) The seeding for the world group play off draw for the Davis ...

David Goffin Sees Off Lorenzi To Seal Davis Cup Semifinals For Belgium

Tony Fairbairn- 09/04/2017

David Goffin (zimbio) David Goffin secured a 6-3 6-3 6-2 victory over Paolo Lorenzi to book Belgium's place in the semifinals of the Davis Cup. ...

Nick Kyrgios sends Australia to Davis Cup semis

Cody Fitzpatrick- 09/04/2017

Australia secured a spot in the Davis Cup semifinals at Brisbane's Pat Rafter Arena on Sunday after Nick Kyrgios defeated third-ranked American Sam Querrey 7-6 (4), 6-3, ...

Serbia Advance To Davis Cup SemiFinals After Thrilling Doubles Victory

Tony Fairbairn- 08/04/2017

Nenad Zimonjic and Viktor Troicki (Zimbio) An inside look into Serbia's doubles victory over Spain in the Davis Cup, by Giovanni Vianello It’s been a ...

Italy wins thrilling doubles match to keep their semifinal hopes alive

sampaolo- 08/04/2017

Andreas Seppi and Simone Bolelli saved a match point in the tie-break of the fifth set to beat Belgium’s Ruben Bemelmans and Joris De Loore ...

Mahut/Benneteau See Off Murray/Inglot In Four Sets To Seal Davis Cup Win For France Over Great Britain

Joshua Coase- 08/04/2017

Nicolas Mahut and Julian Benneteau secured a four set win over Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot 7-6(7), 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 to give France an unassailable ...

Belgium takes a 2-0 lead over Italy in Charleroi

sampaolo- 07/04/2017

Belgium took a commanding 2-0 lead over Italy after the first day of the Davis Cup quarter final on Indoor hard-court at the Spirodome in ...

Here comes the history of Davis Cup: Australia against U.S.A.

Marco Giani- 07/04/2017

The Davis Cup quarterfinals are in full swing this weekend around the globe and its most successful countries over the history of the competition are meeting once again ...

Novak Djokovic Starts In First Day Triumph For Serbia; Serbia lead Spain 2-0

Tony Fairbairn- 07/04/2017

Novak Djokovic (Zimbio) An Indepth look at Serbia's 2-0 lead over Spain after day one of the Davis Cup, written by Giovanni Vianello Novak Djokovic ...

Wins For Pouille And Chardy Give France 2-0 Lead Over Great Britain In Davis Cup Quarterfinal

Joshua Coase- 07/04/2017

France are in firm control of their Davis Cup World Group quarterfinal tie against Great Britain after wining both opening singles rubbers on day one ...

High Praise For Kyrgios As Australia Dismantles America For 2-0 Lead In The Davis Cup

Adam Addicott- 07/04/2017

Nick Kyrgios (zimbio.com) Australia is just one win away from a place in the semifinals of the Davis Cup following a dominating performance on the ...

French Captain Noah Cautious About Davis Cup Clash With Great Britain

Adam Addicott- 06/04/2017

French Davis Cup captain Yannick Noah is anticipating a tough test against Great Britain despite the absence of world No.1 Andy Murray. The British team ...