Spain lose in Davis Cup final to the Czech Republic

Radek Stepanek was the hero for the Czech Republic as they the 100th Davis Cup final against defending champions Spain in Prague. It all came down to a deciding fifth rubber, with Stepanek seeing off world number 11 Nicolas Almagro 6-4 7-6 (7-0) 3-6 6-3 to give his nation a 3-2 win after David Ferrer had earlier brought Spain level …

Spain through to Davis Cup final

Defending champions Spain are through to the final of the Davis Cup after David Ferrer’s win over John Isner gave them a 3-1 victory in Gijon. Bob and Mike Bryan beat Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez in Saturday’s doubles to keep the tie alive after Spain had won the opening two singles but Ferrer sealed Spain’s victory by beating Isner …

Spain win Davis Cup

Rafael Nadal beat Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro 1-6 6-4 6-1 7-6 (7-0) in Sevilla to secure the Davis Cup for Spain. The victory was his 16th successive win in Davis Cup singles on clay and gave Spain, the hosts, an unassailable 3-1 lead and secured Spain’s fifth Davis Cup title and their third in four years, while Argentina have …

Queues for Davis Cup tickets

There were long queues, as one might expect, outside the various outlets in Sevilla selling tickets for the Davis Cup Final against Argentina which takes place in the city from December 2nd to 4th. The cheapest tickets are €180 and the most expensive are €390 for the three days.

Successful Davis Cup

The Davis Cup tie in Marbella proved to be a great success, bringing an estimated €10 million to the municipality.

Spain into semis of the Davis Cup

It’s all been going on in Marbella where Spain have secured a place in the semi-finals of the Davis Cup after edging out Germany by 3 rubbers to 2. Spain now face Israel in the semis.

Davis Cup in Marbella

Around 40,000 people are expected to descend on Marbella this weekend for the quarter-finals of the Davis Cup.

Spain through to quarter finals of Davis Cup

Spain are through to the quarter-finals of the Davis Cup after world number one Rafael Nadal disposed of Novak Djokovic 6-4 6-4 6-1. Second seeds Spain will now play either Germany or Austria in the quarter-finals in July.

Davis Cup

Rafael Nadal was an easy 6-1 6-0 6-2 winner over Janko Tipsarevic as Spain took a 2-1 lead in their weather delayed tie against Serbia. David Ferrer had a superb 6-3 6-3 7-6 (7-4) win over world number three Novak Djokovic but the Serbians pulled a point back with victory in the doubles, Viktor Troicki and Nenad Zimjic overcoming Feliciano …