Davis Cup

February 02, 2018 - 8:25 am
MORIOKA, Japan (AP) — Yuichi Sugita evened the score for Japan to 1-1 by beating Andreas Seppi of Italy 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (1) Friday in the first round of the Davis Cup. Fabio Fognini beat Taro Daniel 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the first match. In Saturday's doubles, Japan will send Yasutaka...
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Nick Kyrgios of Australia, right, talks with his team captain Lleyton Hewitt, left in his match against Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany at the Davis Cup World Group first round in Brisbane, Australia, Friday, Feb.2, 2018. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)
February 02, 2018 - 3:27 am
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Nick Kyrgios leveled Australia's World Group first-round match against Germany on Friday with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win over Jan-Lennard Struff. Two aces and a winner gave Kyrgios, Australia's No. 1 player, the win over Struff in 1 hour, 37 minutes. Earlier, Alexander Zverev...
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January 31, 2018 - 9:53 pm
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Australia No. 1 Nick Kyrgios will play Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff on the opening day of singles in the Davis Cup World Group's first round beginning Friday. The draw held Thursday has Germany's top player, Alexander Zverev, playing Alex de Minaur in the opening match on...
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January 30, 2018 - 7:49 pm
SYDNEY (AP) — A period of personal reflection in a South African jungle has convinced Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic that he's ready to return to the court. Tomic quit the reality television show "I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!" after only three days, saying that was long enough to...
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January 30, 2018 - 11:49 am
All Times EST Saturday TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 2 Virginia at Syracuse, 4 p.m. No. 3 Purdue at Rutgers, 4 p.m. No. 4 Duke vs. St. John's at Madison Square Garden, Noon No. 5 Michigan State at Indiana, 8:15 p.m. No. 6 Xavier vs. Georgetown, 6 p.m. No. 7 Kansas vs. Oklahoma State, Noon No. 8...
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El tenista suizo Roger Federer celebra su clasificación a semifinales del Abierto de Australia tras eliminar al checo Tomas Berdych, en Melbourne, Australia, el 24 de enero de 2018. (AP Foto/Vincent Thian)
January 24, 2018 - 6:38 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Roger Federer says he wished Rafael Nadal well after the Spaniard retired from his quarterfinal match against Marin Cilic with a leg injury. Federer said after his quarterfinal win over Tomas...
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January 23, 2018 - 2:28 pm
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic grimaces during his fourth round match against South Korea's Chung Hyeon at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
January 23, 2018 - 1:21 pm
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Sam Querrey, John Isner, Ryan Harrison and Steve Johnson are on the U.S. Davis Cup roster that will play at Serbia — minus Novak Djokovic — in the first round next month. The highest-ranked American man, No. 9 Jack Sock, was not included in captain Jim Courier's team,...
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January 23, 2018 - 10:44 am
PARIS (AP) — France captain Yannick Noah is keeping faith in the players who won last year's Davis Cup. Noah has called up Richard Gasquet, Pierre-Hugues Herbert, Nicolas Mahut, Lucas Pouille and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to take on the Netherlands from Feb. 2-4 in the Alpine city of Albertville in the...
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December 29, 2017 - 11:56 pm
___ Nov. 12 — The United States won its 18th Fed Cup title and the first since 2000 with a 3-2 win against Belarus. CoCo Vandeweghe and Shelby Rogers beat Aryna Sabalenka and Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-3, 7-6 (3) in the deciding doubles of the 2017 final. Sasnovich had kept Belarus alive after beating...
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