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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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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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Learn About The History Of Davis Cup

The 2013 Davis Cup final is in progress in Belgrade with Serbia and defending champions Czech Republic battling it out for this year’s title. But what about the history of  tournament? Some of the facts in this fantastic infographic from Midwest Sports may surprise you. Have a look! (Infographic: Midwest Sports)

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Photos Of The Day: Team Player

This week in Antwerp, the Belgian Davis Cup team was preparing for its world group play-off tie against Israel. One of the team’s bright, up-and-coming stars, David Goffin, was set to be a shoe-in for the win… until he broke his left wrist during training. The rest of his season is likely done, but Goffin, […]

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Davis Cup: Argentina Defeats Germany 3-0

David Nalbandian and Horacio Zeballos defeated Christopher Kas and Tobias Kamke 6-1, 6-4, 5-7, 6-2 to clinch the Davis Cup tie 3-0 for Argentina over Germany. After rolling around in the clay, the best way to clean off is with sparkling wine, of course! Luckily, it also makes for a good celebration. Next, Argentina will […]

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Photos Of The Day: Token Davis Cup Pics

The Davis Cup World Group 1st round ties are taking place this weekend. To view all the nitty gritty details, click here. But for now, let’s peruse some token Davis Cup pics from today’s draw ceremonies. Token teams standing in front of a blue sky pic Token missing Delpo pic Token laughing with your team’s […]

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Photos Of The Day: Butterflies

Gentle giant Juan Martin Del Potro apparently attracts even the smallest of fans. During his Davis Cup match against Marin Cilic in Buenos Aires, a butterfly landed on Delpo’s ball just as he was about to serve. He had to use his racquet to shoo the insect away. Del Potro went on to win the […]

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The Unique Australia Vs. Korea Davis Cup Draw

Australia has a thing for flare and always seems to come up with the most unique methods of doing draws for Davis Cup. Today, at Brisbane’s Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, they used a sheep dog. Here’s Team Australia at the draw…

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Spain’s Davis Cup Team Meets With Prime Minister

Today in Madrid, Spain’s victorious Davis Cup team met with Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy at the Moncloa Palace. Rafael Nadal, Albert Costa, David Ferrer and Alex Corretja came with the trophy to pose with the PM. The Prime Minister also took the opportunity to support the Spanish players and speak about the doping criticism […]

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