The former U.S. champion beat Coppejans, 7-5, 6-3, 7-5. (AP) LIEGE, Belgium (AP) Former U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic gave Croatia a 1-0 lead over Belgium in their first round Davis Cup tie with a 7-5, 6-3, 7-5 win over Kimmer Coppejans on Friday. Read more
  HANNOVER, Germany (AP) Philipp Kohlschreiber defeated Lukas Rosol 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 to give Germany a 1-0 lead over the Czech Republic in their Davis Cup first-round tie on Friday. German No. Read more
None BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Novak Djokovic won the first point for Serbia against Kazakhstan in their Davis Cup first-round tie by defeating Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 on Friday. Read more
  BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) Playing his first match since becoming a father, Andy Murray beat Taro Daniel 6-1, 6-3, 6-1 to give Davis Cup champion Britain a 1-0 lead against Japan in the opening round of its title defense on Friday. Read more
None MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) John Isner has given the United States a 1-0 lead in its Davis Cup World Group first-round match with a 7-6 (2), 6-2, 6-2 win Friday over Australia’s Sam Groth. American No. Read more
Williams will return to the court Tuesday for an exhibition at Madison Square Garden against good friend Wozniacki. (AP) NEW YORK (AP) Serena Williams says she’s ready to win tournaments even if she hasn’t played in many recently. Read more
The top-ranked Australian is Bernard Tomic, who is scheduled to play Jack Sock. Read more
It's the same injury that has kept the Russian sidelined since the Australian Open. (AP) Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from Indian Wells with the same arm injury that has kept her sidelined since the Australian Open, tournament organizers announced. Read more
Murray led Britain to its first title in 79 years last November. (AP) BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) Andy Murray sees no reason why Britain can’t retain the Davis Cup. Read more
POINTE-A-PITRE, Guadeloupe (AP) Gael Monfils will open for France against Frank Dancevic of Canada in their Davis Cup first round tie on clay. French Davis Cup captain Yannick Noah picked Monfils despite the player’s criticism of the decision to play overseas. Read more