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Photos Of The Day: France Celebrates DC Win

After Friday, there was a huge chance Team France wouldn’t be making it to the Davis Cup semifinals this year. But thanks to a doubles win from Julien Benneteau and Michael Llodra on Saturday and two singles wins from Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Gael Monfils on Sunday, France managed to squeeze out a 3-2 win against […]

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Selfies Take Over Davis Cup

The 2013 Word of the Year – “selfie” – has taken over the world so it’s only natural that the tennis world is into it too. However went it comes to the team event of Davis Cup, aren’t they more “groupies” than “selfies?” That’s a life question for you. Roger Federer is one of the […]

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Team GB Suits Up For Davis Cup Dinner

Dapper as usual was Team GB in their Ted Baker suits on Wednesday night in Naples for the official Davis Cup dinner. Ross Hutchins, Andy Murray, James Ward, Dan Evans, Colin Fleming and team captain Leon Smith posed together at the Tennis Club Napoli. There was a little hold-up at first, seemed Andy need a little help […]

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Maria Sharapova is helping promote the first ever International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, which takes place this Sunday, April 6. Rafael Nadal is the new ambassador of Banc Sabadell and signed a long-term agreement with the title sponsor of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell in Madrid on Wednesday. Stan Wawrinka looks suave […]

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Murray Gives Baseball A Swing

Since the USA/Great Britain Davis Cup tie is being hosted at San Diego’s PETCO Park (home of the San Diego Padres baseball team), it’s only fitting that Andy Murray strike a pose in a Padres baseball kit (after his straight sets win over Donald Young in the first rubber). He tried a swing of the […]

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Photos Of The Day: Davis Cup Teams Suit Up

We’ve already seen Team USA and Team GB in their suits (or lack thereof) so now it’s time to see the rest of the Davis Cup teams at their official dinners Wednesday night as they celebrated what should be an exciting weekend. Suits? Check. Ties? Somewhat check. See who dressed up right: Two-time defending champions […]

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Federer Joins Team Swiss For Serbia Davis Cup Tie

The biggest Davis Cup shock so far? Roger Federer has opted to play the tie with his Swiss teammates! “I always kept a tiny door open and I am glad to be here,” said Roger at the draw on Thursday. He joins Marco Chiudinelli, Michael Lammer, coach Severin Luthi and Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka in Novi Sad to take on […]

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Teams GB & USA Pose At Davis Cup Official Dinner

The first Davis Cup ties of the year kick off this weekend and, one of the most talked about is between USA and Great Britain in San Diego on clay. The teams posed together before the official dinner at the El Cortez hotel on Wednesday night. Above, captain Jim Courier, Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan, Donald […]

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Quick Hits

Li Na‘s win in Melbourne was seen splashed across the front pages of numerous Chinese papers. This montage is a representation of just a small handful of the headlines. She can also be seen on the homepage of the Nike China web site representing the new campaign: “Dare to aim higher than the sky.” Nike had a […]

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Maria Sharapova found her new coach Sunday at Disneyland. Only kidding, but she does have a new job come February – Winter Olympics correspondent for NBC. Elena Baltacha has announced her retirement from tennis. Sad to see her go but she’s already doing great things with her tennis academy! While playing the Necker Cup, Rafael […]

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