Category: Davis Cup

Weeks After Losing Key Vote, ITF To Trial Best-Of-Three Sets In Zonal Davis Cup Ties

Adam Addicott- 06/10/2017

  The International Tennis Federation will trial a new format for the Davis Cup in 2018 in a bid to make the event more appealing ...

Davis Cup And Fed Cup Draws Set As Great Britain Face Gigantic Test Against Spain

Tony Fairbairn- 20/09/2017

Great Britain will face a tough task in February away to Spain. (Zimbio) The Davis Cup and Fed Cup draws by BNP Paribas have been ...

Venue Of The Davis Cup Final Confirmed

Adam Addicott- 19/09/2017

The Stade Pierre Mauroy (venue of the 2017 Davis Cup final) France has opted to play Belgium in the city of Lille for their Davis ...

Steve Darcis: “It’s the final we all dream about”

sampaolo- 18/09/2017

Belgium produced a remarkable comeback from 1-2 down to beat Australia 3-2 in last weekend’s Davis Cup semifinal in Brussels thanks to wins by David ...

Kazakhstan knocks out Argentina out of the 2018 Davis Cup World Group

sampaolo- 17/09/2017

Kazakhstan upset reigning Davis Cup champions from Argentina 3-1 in the Davis Cup Play-Off match in Astana. Mikhail Kukushkin beat US Open quarter finalist Diego ...

Belgium Fights Back To Book Final Showdown With France In The Davis Cup

Adam Addicott- 17/09/2017

David Goffin (zimbio.com) For the first time in history Belgium will take on France in the final of the Davis Cup after securing a dramatic ...

Jan-Lennard Struff Seals Germany’s Place In The 2018 World Group

Tony Fairbairn- 17/09/2017

Jan-Lennard Struff (zimbio) Jan-Lennard Struff, comes back from two sets to one down to  defeat a vulnerable Joao Sousa and so Germany secures a spot ...

The Netherlands win crucial doubles match to keep their hopes alive

sampaolo- 16/09/2017

Robin Haase and Matwe Maddeloop came back from one set down to beat Adam Pavlasek and Roman Jebav 4-6 6-4 7-6 (7-1) 6-4 in The ...

Germany On The Verge Of 13th Consecutive World Group Appearance After Doubles Victory

Tony Fairbairn- 16/09/2017

  [img class="size-medium wp-image-127605" src="http://www.ubitennis.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/755D49ED-E39E-4C1F-A2FD-166AC838438D-7027-0000061FA42AF6D6-302x420.jpeg" alt="" width="302" height="420" /> Jan-Lennard Struff (zimbio) Germany are a step closer from entering the World Group in 2018 after ...

Kazakhstan leads over Argentina by 2-1 after the doubles in Davis Cup Play-Off

sampaolo- 16/09/2017

Aleksandr Nedovyesov and Timur Khabilbulin came back from one set down to beat Maximo Gonzales 5-7 6-4 7-5 6-4 after 3 hours and 28 minutes ...

France And Australia On The Verge Of Davis Cup Final After Doubles Victories

Tony Fairbairn- 16/09/2017

Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hughes Herbert (zimbio) France and Australia are one Singles victory away from the Davis Cup final  after crucial doubles victories on Saturday. ...

Nick Kyrgios Praises Lleyton Hewitt Ahead Of Davis Cup Clash

Adam Addicott- 12/09/2017

Nick Kyrgios and Lleyton Hewitt (zimbio.com) Nick Kyrgios has vowed to ‘run through a brick wall’ for Lleyton Hewitt in Australia’s upcoming Davis Cup semifinal ...

Nick Kyrgios And Jo-Wilfred Tsonga Lead Latest Davis Cup Nominations

Tony Fairbairn- 05/09/2017

Nick Kyrgios (zimbio) Nick Kyrgios and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga lead their nations charge in latest Davis Cup nominations as World Group Semi-Finals, World Group Play-Offs and ...

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 ...