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Former World No 1 Andy Murray confident to play at top level again, says he's on right path
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Former World No 1 Andy Murray confident to play at top level again, says he's on right path

Andy Murray took his defeat to Kyle Edmund at the ‘Battle of the Brits’ event in stride and the former world number one says he is on the right path to playing at the highest level again after a seven-month layoff due to hip problems.

Coronavirus Outbreak: International Tennis Federation puts about half its staff on furlough, cutting salaries
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Coronavirus Outbreak: International Tennis Federation puts about half its staff on furlough, cutting salaries

The move includes a 30 percent pay drop in 2020 for International Tennis Federation President David Haggerty and reductions of 10 or 20 percent for others.

Ecuador, Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic and Austria book Davis Cup Finals debuts
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Ecuador, Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic and Austria book Davis Cup Finals debuts

Five nations sealed their Davis Cup Finals debuts in the weekend’s qualifiers while heavyweights Germany, Australia, United States and Croatia also booked their places in Madrid.

Davis Cup 2020: Gonzalo Escobar-Diego Hidalgo trump Ben McLachlan-Yasutaka Uchiyama as Ecuador take 3-0 lead. secure place in Finals
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Davis Cup 2020: Gonzalo Escobar-Diego Hidalgo trump Ben McLachlan-Yasutaka Uchiyama as Ecuador take 3-0 lead. secure place in Finals

With no fans in the stands to give host Japan a boost, Ecuador took an insurmountable 3-0 lead on Saturday to secure a place in November's Davis Cup Finals in Madrid.

Davis Cup 2020: Full-strength India face Croatia with realistic chance of upsetting former champions
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Davis Cup 2020: Full-strength India face Croatia with realistic chance of upsetting former champions

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, who missed the last tie because of his marriage, admitted that the lack of a strong second singles player in the rival line-up could work to India's advantage

Chilean tennis star Nicolas Jarry suspended for doping violations at Davis Cup finals
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Chilean tennis star Nicolas Jarry suspended for doping violations at Davis Cup finals

The International Tennis Federation says the World Anti-Doping Agency found a urine sample taken from Jarry in Madrid contained the prohibited substances ligandrol and stanozolol

ATP Cup 2020: Rafael Nadal urges tennis organisers to compromise on one 'World Cup'
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ATP Cup 2020: Rafael Nadal urges tennis organisers to compromise on one 'World Cup'

Nadal urged the men's tennis tour and the sport's international governing body to form one major team tournament.

Canadian tennis star Denis Shapovalov calls on Davis Cup, ATP Cup organisers to work together on creating single tournament
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Canadian tennis star Denis Shapovalov calls on Davis Cup, ATP Cup organisers to work together on creating single tournament

The inaugural edition of the revamped Davis Cup, the International Tennis Federation’s flagship event, was held in November in Madrid’s La Caja Magica with 18 nations playing a week-long football World Cup-style showpiece

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Competitive and dramatic on the court; chaotic, shambolic organisational nightmare off it
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Competitive and dramatic on the court; chaotic, shambolic organisational nightmare off it

Low attendance, poor coverage on TV, buggy app, scoring confusion, scheduling concerns, rules were the prominent issues that plagued the Davis Cup Finals in its first season

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Even with new format and rules, Rafael Nadal, Roberto Bautista Agut keep tournament's spirit alive
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Even with new format and rules, Rafael Nadal, Roberto Bautista Agut keep tournament's spirit alive

And then there was the picture of Roberto Bautista Agut looking heavenward after registering Spain’s first win in the final, like a man who had just attained nirvana.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Rafael Nadal, Roberto Bautista Agut power Spain to sixth title with emphatic victory over Canada
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Rafael Nadal, Roberto Bautista Agut power Spain to sixth title with emphatic victory over Canada

Rafael Nadal even admitted he risked getting injured by playing eight matches — five singles, three doubles — in six days at the Davis Cup Finals, the new World Cup of men’s team tennis.

Gerard Pique feels creating 'super event' can solve clash between Davis Cup Finals and ATP Cup
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Gerard Pique feels creating 'super event' can solve clash between Davis Cup Finals and ATP Cup

Gerard Pique believes the clash between the revamped Davis Cup Finals and the rival ATP Cup could be solved by creating a ‘super event’ held over a fortnight in September.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Denis Shapovalov leads Canada to maiden final, sets up summit clash with Spain
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Denis Shapovalov leads Canada to maiden final, sets up summit clash with Spain

The revamped Davis Cup will reach its climax on Sunday, with Canada celebrating a historic first title or Spain lifting the trophy for the sixth time in front of its fans.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Andy Murray a doubt for Great Britain's semi-final clash with Spain
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Andy Murray a doubt for Great Britain's semi-final clash with Spain

The 32-year-old Murray, who returned from hip surgery in June, made heavy weather of beating 79th-ranked Dutchman Tallon Griekspoor on Wednesday in Britain’s opening group match.

Davis Cup organisers looking at changes for 2020 edition to improve scheduling and attendance in morning sessions
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Davis Cup organisers looking at changes for 2020 edition to improve scheduling and attendance in morning sessions

Davis Cup organisers looking at changes for 2020 edition to improve scheduling and attendance in morning sessions

ATP Cup is pathetic, embarrassing and bad for sport, says American No 3 Reilly Opelka
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ATP Cup is pathetic, embarrassing and bad for sport, says American No 3 Reilly Opelka

American No 3 Reilly Opelka signed off from the Davis Cup Finals by firing a shot at the looming ATP Cup, describing the team event in Australia as 'pathetic'

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Organisers tweak timings for knockouts to avoid late finish as team captains slam scheduling
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Organisers tweak timings for knockouts to avoid late finish as team captains slam scheduling

The inaugural edition of the revamped Davis Cup competition featuring 18 nations playing off for the trophy has proved a scheduling challenge with two ties on each of the three courts each day.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Canada beat Australia to progress to semi-finals; Serbia and Great Britain into the quarterfinals
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Canada beat Australia to progress to semi-finals; Serbia and Great Britain into the quarterfinals

Canada had not beaten Australia in nine previous Davis Cup meetings, with only one match victory. By reaching the semifinals, they're guaranteed a place in the 2020 Davis Cup Finals.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Australia pull out of doubles dead rubber against Belgium a day after Canada's withdrawal
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Australia pull out of doubles dead rubber against Belgium a day after Canada's withdrawal

Australia retired one game into their doubles dead rubber against Belgium at the Davis Cup Finals, placing the revamped tournament under further scrutiny a day after Canada forfeited a doubles rubber against the United States.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Andy Murray makes winning comeback with victory over Tallon Griekspoor; Spain secure quarter-final berth
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Andy Murray makes winning comeback with victory over Tallon Griekspoor; Spain secure quarter-final berth

Andy Murray made a successful return to the Davis Cup on Wednesday, rallying to beat Tallon Griekspoor 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (5).