Davis Cup is Britain’s to lose

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This is looking like Britain’s year in the Davis Cup. Nobody’s said that seriously in nearly 80 years, but the stars and Pluto seemed to have aligned for the British. They reached the semifinals on Sunday for the first time since 1981, long before any of the team were born. Andy Murray, carrying

Epic Davis Cup First Round Needs Extra Time

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One of the great rounds in Davis Cup was so good, it needed an extra day. Because of the longest singles in Davis Cup history time-wise (and the second longest by games), the Argentina-Brazil tie in Buenos Aires couldn’t finish on Sunday before it became too dark. So the only outdoor tie

Epic Davis Cup First Round Needs Extra Time

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One of the great rounds in Davis Cup was so good, it needed an extra day. Because of the longest singles in Davis Cup history time-wise (and the second longest by games), the Argentina-Brazil tie in Buenos Aires couldn’t finish on Sunday before it became too dark. The only outdoor tie

The Man Who Has Won It All

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Roger Federer became the most successful tennis player to have ever walked the earth after he won the Davis Cup with Switzerland. The 33-year-old Swiss has won 17 Grand Slam Titles, an Olympic gold medal and now the Davis Cup. Switzerland beat France 3-1 overall as Federer beat Richard Gasquet to