Posts Tagged Tennis

Djokovic gives Serbia 1-0 lead over Croatia in Davis Cup

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns the ball against Croatia's Mate Delic during their Davis Cup World Group first round tennis match between Serbia and Croatia, in Kraljevo, Serbia, Friday, March 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

KRALJEVO, Serbia (AP) — Novak Djokovic gave Serbia a 1-0 lead over Croatia by beating Mate Delic 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 Friday in the first round of the Davis Cup.

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Davis Cup: Kukushkin gives Kazakhstan 1-0 lead over Italy

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Italy leveled the Davis Cup first-round tie with Kazakhstan at 1-1 after Andreas Seppi defeated Andrei Golubev in the second of Friday’s singles.

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Timea Bacsinszky advances to Monterrey Open quarterfinals

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Fourth-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland advanced to the Monterrey Open quarterfinals Thursday, beating Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.

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Former No. 1 Rios asks for doping check of Korda from 1998

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chile officials say they will back a request by former world No. 1 Marcelo Rios to have the International Tennis Federation investigate whether Petr Korda committed a doping violation in the 1998 Australian Open.

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Andreas Seppi to face Andrei Golubev in Davis Cup

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Andreas Seppi will face Andrei Golubev in the first round of the Davis Cup when Italy takes on Kazakhstan.

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