Category: ITF

Home And Away Ties To Stay In Bid To Save Proposed Davis Cup Revamp

Adam Addicott- 17/05/2018

The ITF hopes to attract support for their proposed changes to the team event with a new compromise

Match-Fixing: ‘Tsunami’ Of Corruption At Lower Levels Claims IRP Report

Tony Fairbairn- 25/04/2018

A long awaited report into the corruption of tennis has claimed that there is a 'tsunami' of corruption at the lower levels of tennis. The ...

Fed Cup Set To Be Expanded In Proposed Reform, Says French Tennis Chief

Adam Addicott- 23/04/2018

A motion to change the women's team event is likly to get underway next year.

Petra Kvitova Guides The Czech Republic To Fed Cup Showdown With America

Adam Addicott- 22/04/2018

The European nation will have the chance to end their 23-year losting streak against their American rivals in November.

Great Britain Suffer Fed Cup Heartbreak In Japan

Michael Stafford-Jones- 22/04/2018

Great Britain lost their Fed Cup Play-Off 3-2 to Japan after defeat in the deciding doubles. Konta beat Osaka and Watson lost to Nara.

Kristina Mladenovic fights back to draw France level to 1-1 against the USA

sampaolo- 21/04/2018

Last year’s US Open champion Sloane Stephens battled past world number 122 Pauline Parmentier 7-6 (7-3) 7-5 in the Arena du Pays d’Aix in Aix ...

Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova give a commanding 2-0 lead over Germany in Fed Cup semifinal

sampaolo- 21/04/2018

Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova scored two straight-set wins over Julia Goerges and Angelique Kerber to give Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Germany in ...

Johanna Konta Levels Fed Cup Play-Off After Osaka Beats Watson

Michael Stafford-Jones- 21/04/2018

Naomi Osaka beat Watson 6-2 6-3, then Johanna Konta levelled for Great Britain in the Fed Cup Play-Off with a 6-4 6-2 win over Nara.

Cautious Rafael Nadal Sees Positives In Controversial Davis Cup Proposal

Adam Addicott- 18/04/2018

The world No.1 has admitted that the Kosmos-back proposal is far from perfect

The ATP Players Council Is Powerless Against The ITF, Says Gilles Simon

Adam Addicott- 18/04/2018

The French player has spoken out about the ongoing debate concerning plans to change the format of the Davis Cup

Trio Of Grand Slam Champions Set To Play Fed Cup Semis, But Not The Williams Sisters

Adam Addicott- 11/04/2018

It is set to be a star-studded weekend regardless of the two notable absentees

Great Britain To Play Uzbekistan In Crucial Davis Cup Tie

Adam Addicott- 10/04/2018

A total of five champions from the past eight years will participate in this year's playoffs

Argentina and Great Britain Headline World Group Play-Off Seeds

Tony Fairbairn- 09/04/2018

Can Argentina make the World Group again? (zimbio.com) Two of the last three Davis Cup champions Argentina and Great Britain are the top two seeds ...

Rafael Nadal Reiterates Commitment To The Davis Cup And Its Potential Changes

Adam Addicott- 09/04/2018

The 10-time French Open champion has insisted that the competition needs an 'injection of energy.'

David Ferrer Books Spain’s Spot in Semi-Finals With Thrilling Win Over Kohlschreiber

Tony Fairbairn- 08/04/2018

Wins for Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer saw Spain into the Davis Cup Semi-Finals.

Defending Champions France, Croatia Reach Davis Cup Semis

Adam Addicott- 08/04/2018

Lucas Pouille (zimbio.com) Lucas Pouille secured an unassailable lead for France in their quarter-final Davis Cup clash against Italy on Sunday. The world No.11 battled ...

As Players Battle In The Davis Cup, Some Use It As A Platform To Oppose Change

Adam Addicott- 08/04/2018

As The Davis Cup faces radical changes, momentum is building amongst those against it.

France, Croatia Take Charge In Davis Cup Ties

Adam Addicott- 07/04/2018

The two countries are a win away from the Davis Cup semifinals

Germany Edges Closer To First Davis Cup Semi-final In A Decade With Epic Doubles Win

Adam Addicott- 07/04/2018

The damp conditions at the Plaza de Toros de Valencia had little impact on a determined German doubles team as they dismissed their Davis Cup ...

Austria secure unlikely win away against Russia in Davis Cup, Czech Republic defeat Israel

Alex Burton- 07/04/2018

Melzer led Austria to a surprise win in Russia including his first singles win of the year (Zimbio.com) Austria secured an unlikely win against a ...