Davis Cup

Djokovic recovers from slow start to put Serbia 2-0 over Russia

The lone household name in this weekend's Davis Cup World Group first round, Novak Djokovic, had to shake off the rust Friday before posting a singles victory, with the win putting the 2010 champion Serbia into a 2-0 command of Russia.

Djokovic carries hopes for Serbia into Davis Cup start

Novak Djokovic returns to battle three weeks after his last match when he leads Serbia against young-gun Russia in the first round of the Davis Cup World Group from Friday.

Nadal skips Spain's Davis Cup clash with Croatia

Veteran Rafael Nadal is to skip the Davis Cup first-round clash with Croatia following his fairytale run to the Australian Open final, the Spanish team said Monday.

World number one Murray not named in Britain's Davis Cup squad

World number one Andy Murray has not been named in Britain's Davis Cup squad for the opening round away to Canada next month but could yet join the team.

Del Potro broken finger a small price to pay for Davis Cup history

Juan Martin del Potro emerged with a broken finger after leading Argentina to a first-ever Davis Cup trophy at the weekend. 

Del Potro rallies Argentina to comeback Davis Cup title

Juan Martin del Potro rallied from two sets to love down, inspiring Argentina to a fightback 3-2 victory over Croatia on Sunday to give the country its first Davis Cup title.

Cilic sparks doubles success to hand Croatia 2-1 lead over Argentina

Marin Cilic excelled at doubles duty with Ivan Dodig as the Croatian pair defeated Argentines Juan Martin del Potro and Leonardo Mayer 7-6 (7-2), 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 to hand the hosts a 2-1 lead in the Davis Cup final on Saturday.

Cilic, Del Potro earn opening wins for 1-1 Davis Cup scoreline

Marin Cilic and Juan Martin del Potro each posted opening wins on Friday to leave the Davis Cup final locked 1-1 after first day singles.

Cilic wins marathon to give Croatia 1-0 lead in Davis Cup

Marin Cilic got off to a fast start but needed a mid-match recovery to take Croatia to a 1-0 lead in the Davis Cup final on Friday as he beat Federico Delbonis 6-2, 7-5, 3-6, 1-6, 6-2

Cilic to open Davis Cup final against Delbonis

Croatian point man Marin Cilic will open Croatia's Davis Cup final against Argentine Federico Delbonis as the hosts look for their first title since 2005 in the worldwide team competition after the draw made on Thursday.

Cilic hopes to end career-best season with Davis Cup title

Croatian Marin Cilic is psyched for a Davis Cup final at home against visiting Argentina as the hosts bids for a second title since 2005.

Reports: Coric could miss Davis Cup final due to knee surgery

Teenager Borna Coric looks likely to miss Croatia's Davis Cup final at home against Argentina in November as he prepares to undergo knee surgery.

Croatia and Argentina given home starts in 2017 Davis Cup

The 2016 Davis Cup finalists Croatia and Argentina will both start their 2017 World Group campaigns with home ties after the draw was made in London on Thursday.

ITF clears the decks for overhaul of Davis and Fed Cup formats

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Wednesday said it was preparing to wipe the slate clean in preparation for a massive overhaul to the century-old format for the Davis Cup.

Croatia hosts Davis Cup final - but has no arena available

Croatia will host Argentina its first-ever home Davis Cup final in November  but faces problems with a venue, the 24Sata daily reported Monday.

Argentine sub Mayer denies Britain Davis Cup final with Croatia

Argentine substitute Leonardo Mayer denied holders Britain a second straight Davis Cup final appearance with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 defeat of Dan Evans, clinching a 3-2 upset win on Sunday in the World Group semi-finals.

Exhausted Murray keeps Britain alive 2-2; Croatia reaches Davis final

Croatia made its only other appearance in the title match in 2005, when Ivan Ljubicic - now coach of Roger Federer - led his nation past Slovakia in Bratislava.

Croatia Beats US in Davis Cup; Britain, France, Argentina book semifinal spots

Britain, France and Argentina reached the semifinals of the Davis Cup World Group on Sunday, while the US was denied a spot by Croatia in a stunning 3-2 comeback.

Djokovic hopes to be fit for Davis start after eye infections

Novak Djokovic confirmed on Wednesday that he's optimistic of starting for Serbia against Kazakhstan on Friday in their Davis Cup World Group first-round tie after dealing with an infection in both eyes.