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2016 davis cup

The 2016 Davis Cup was the 105th edition of the Davis Cup, a to...

wikipedia - 18 Sep 2016
The 2016 Davis Cup was the 105th edition of the Davis Cup, a tournament between national teams in men's tennis. It was sponsored by BNP Paribas. From this season's tournament the deciding set of each match would be settled by a tiebreak at 6 games all rather than playing an advantage set until a player or a team were two games clear. Argentina won their first Davis Cup title, after 4 runner-up finishes, defeating Croatia in the final. Federico Delbonis defeated Ivo Karlović in the final match to give
2016 davis cup

Hidden Gems: The Laver Cup format demands a deep dive into doubles

Tennis Magazine - 22 Sep 2017
Rafa is 131-72 in doubles matches in his career, and that includes a 13-5 record since the start of 2016. Nadal is no stranger to international doubles competition, as he is 5-4 in his Davis Cup doubles career. He won his only match this year, 4-6, 7-6 ...
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Davis Cup: Croatia Beats Colombia in Bogota to Seal World Group Spot

Croatia Week (press release) (blog) - 15 Sep 2017
Croatia was missing three members of the team which took on Argentina in the 2016 Davis Cup final in Zagreb. Borna Coric (unavailable), Ivo Karlovic (retired internationals) and doubles specialist Ivan Dodig (retired international) were all missing in ...
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Davis Cup Semifinal Preview: Serbia vs France

Last Word on Tennis (blog) - 13 Sep 2017
That partner may be the final member of the Serbian team Filip Krajinovic, who played with Zimonjic in the 2016 Davis Cup. He may be asked to play singles, as he is more experienced than Djere, but has lost his last five sets played in Davis Cup ...
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Astralia, France on brink of Davis Cup final

Yahoo Sports - 16 Sep 2017
Paris (AFP) - Australia edged closer to a first Davis Cup final in 14 years on Saturday when Jordan Thompson and John Peers swept past Arthur De Greef and Ruben Bemelmans 6-3, 6-4, 6-0 for a 2-1 lead in their semi-final against Belgium. Australia, the ...
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Russia back to defend Junior Davis Cup title in Budapest - 18 Sep 2017
The competition is now in its 33rd year having been launched in 1985 as the "World Youth Cup" and a tournament for 16 and under. In 2002 the ITF re-branded the boys competition as part of a new partnership with BNP Paribas to "Junior Davis Cup by BNP ...
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Roundup – Davis Cup WG playoffs

Tennis.Life (registration) (blog) - 18 Sep 2017
Beyond Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who haven't played Davis Cup recently (and Wawrinka, obviously, is not available), notable among the no-shows were many of the German players. That obviously includes the Zverev brothers, Alexander and Mischa ...
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Davis Cup streaming finally back online

Tennis.Life (registration) (blog) - 13 Sep 2017
The ITF's contract with its previous provider ran out at the end of 2016. So for the first two rounds of both the Davis Cup and Fed Cups, there was no (legal) streaming service available. And, as with the WTA, they were never able to confirm a ...
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Davis Cup: Argentina and Kazakhstan 1-1 in playoff - 15 Sep 2017
Rodgers was plastered by 2016 sack leader Vic Beasley Jr. attempting to throw, the ball wobbling out of his hand for what appeared an incomplete pass. But Trufant wisely scooped it up and scooted into the end zone for what was ruled a 15-yard touchdown.
2016 davis cup

Davis cup: Clash of youngsters

Economic Times - 14 Sep 2017
India will expect Yuki Bhambri and Ramkumar Ramanathan to repeat their recent giant-killing acts against a completely transformed Denis Shapovalov when the team takes on Canada in its fourth straight attempt to qualify for the Davis Cup World Group ...
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Cilic out, but Davis Cup looms

Tennis.Life (registration) (blog) - 02 Sep 2017
Marin Cilic was one of precious few Grand Slam champions in the US Open men's singles draw. And he was in the bottom half of the draw (i.e. the non Federer-Nadal half). But after missing the entire summer after an injury-compromised Wimbledon final ...

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