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You can count on one hand how many countries boast a Grand Slam Singles Champion in their ranks.
Spain have got Rafael Nadal, Serbia have Novak Djokovic, Argentina have Juan Martin del Potro, Switzerland are in the ridiculously fortunate position of possessing both Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka, and of course Great Britain have Andy Murray. 809 more words
After a thrilling weekend of Davis Cup ties, we’re down to the Final Four, France will host the two-time defending champion Czech Republic, while Switzerland, the only team left to never have won Davis Cup, will host Italy. 335 more words
Luck has not been with Great Britain as their dreams came to an end in winning the Davis Cup at the Napals.
Great Britain where first leading with a score of 2-1 going into the final day but Fabio Fognini kept the tie alive by outplaying Andy Murray, both Murray and James Ward each lost in straight sets to clay-courters of proven pedigree, It is such a shame as Britain came tantalisingly close to reaching their first semi-final in 33 years.
It was another hard week for British tennis as Great Britain lost a close Davis Cup tie to Italy in Naples. With Andy Murray and James Ward both called up to face the Italians, after their previous successful ventures in the competition, it would still be a very hard task and the conditions certainly played a part in the outcome.
Que ce fut dur ! Mettre l’équipe de France favorite n’aide apparemment pas… Depuis sa victoire convaincante au premier tour face aux australiens (5/0), tout le monde mettait la France finaliste, voire même vainqueur de cette édition 2014 de la Coupe Davis. 643 more words
Alas it was not to be a first Davis Cup SF for Great Britain in 33 years, after both Andy Murray and James Ward were comprehensively outplayed, by the brilliance of Italy’s Fabio Fognini and Andreas Seppi. 836 more words