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Lebanon agrees to play Davis Cup tie in Pakistan


September 24th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) Lebanon have agreed to play their Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group 2 tie in Pakistan giving sport in the strife-torn country a massive boost when most ... Read more...

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Nadal could miss Spain’s Davis Cup semi-final against France


September 14th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 14 (IANS) Spanish tennis star Rafa Nadal could miss Spain's Davis Cup semi-final against France owing to tiredness.Nadal looked to be tired as he lost a demanding ... Read more...

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India may go back to grass if they play at home


June 20th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The performance of Indian men at the All-England Championships at Wimbledon will be watched keenly by the All India Tennis Association (AITA), which is ... Read more...

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Pakistan hopes National Games’ success will change sporting scenario


January 5th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 5 (IANS) Pakistan's sports chiefs are hoping to bring international sporting action back to the country after successfully hosting the National Games in Peshawar last month.The Pakistan Olympic Association ... Read more...

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ITF refuses Davis Cup tie in Pakistan


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 22 (IANS) Pakistan tennis has received yet another setback after the International Tennis Federation (ITF) decided to disallow it a Davis Cup tie against Hong Kong at home ... Read more...

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Nalbandian put Argentina into Davis Cup semi-finals (Night Lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (DPA) Argentine hero David Nalbandian fired his nation into the Davis Cup semi-finals Sunday to complete a 3-2 defeat of Russia in a World Group quarter-final struggle. The 28-year-old ... Read more...

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Nalbandian sees Argentina through to Davis Cup semis


July 11th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (DPA) Injury comeback king David Nalbandian put Argentina through to the Davis Cup semifinals as he completed his country's first away defeat of Russia, handing the South Americans ... Read more...

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History and rankings matter little in Davis Cup (Lead)


March 4th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India's 2-1 head-to-head Davis Cup record against Russia may look impressive on the eve of their World Group first round, but the history is as irrelevant ... Read more...

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Leeds rewarded with trip to Spurs


January 4th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (DPA) Leeds United's reward for beating Manchester United is an away trip to Tottenham Hotspur in the fourth round of the FA Cup. Holders Chelsea, after their 5-0 win ... Read more...

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Spain sweep fourth Davis Cup title


December 6th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, Dec 6 (DPA) Superlative Spain lifted its fourth Davis Cup final in a decade with a 3-0 sweep of the Czech Republic. The Iberian tennis powerhouse bracketed the start of the ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Spain big favourite over Israel despite Nadal absence


September 16th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Murcia (Spain), Sep 16 (DPA) Spain take heavy favourites odds into a weekend Davis Cup semi-final clash with tennis minnow Israel even though the mighty Iberians miss Rafael Nadal due to ... Read more...

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Lopez pulls Spain level 1-1 in Davis Cup final


November 22nd, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mar del Plata (Argentina), Nov 22 (DPA) Fighting Feliciano Lopez kept Spain in the chase for the Davis Cup title, overwhelming fatigued Argentine Juan Del Potro 4-6, 7-6 (7-2), 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 ... Read more...

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