Edmund’s victory gives defending champion Great Britain passage into semis
None BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Kyle Edmund stepped into the role of Andy Murray and took titleholder Britain into the semifinals of the Davis Cup by beating Dusan Lajovic of Serbia in straight sets in the first of the reverse singles on Sunday. Read more
Britain faces Argentina in Davis Cup semis; France advances
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray joined in the celebrations – if not the matches – as defending Davis Cup champion Britain beat Serbia 3-2 Sunday to set up a semifinal against Argentina, which handed Italy its first home loss in the tournament in seven years. Read more
Kyle Edmund takes Britain into Davis Cup semifinals
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Kyle Edmund stepped into the role of Andy Murray and took titleholder Britain into the semifinals of the Davis Cup by beating Dusan Lajovic of Serbia in straight sets in the first of the reverse singles on Sunday. Read more
Tsonga clinches spot in Davis Cup semifinals for France
TRINEC, Czech Republic (AP) Jo-Wilfried Tsonga overcame an early scare to win the opening reverse singles Sunday to give France a 3-1 victory over the Czech Republic in the Davis Cup quarterfinals. Read more
Halep shuts out Sevastova in 46 minutes to win Bucharest Open
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Top-seeded Simona Halep didn’t lose a game en route to her second Bucharest Open title on Sunday, smashing seventh-seeded Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia 6-0, 6-0. Romania’s top player needed just 46 minutes to put away her opponent. Read more
Cilic, Dodig defeat Bryan Brothers to keep Croatia alive against U.S.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Ivan Dodig and Marin Cilic kept Croatia alive in the Davis Cup quarterfinal match with the United States, beating twins Bob and Mike Bryan 6-2, 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday. Read more
Visitors Britain, Argentina, France lead in Davis Cup quarterfinals
Visiting teams Britain, Argentina, and France all won hard-fought doubles matches to take 2-1 leads in the Davis Cup quarterfinals on Saturday. Read more
Muller, Karlovic advance to Newport final
With Muller on the other side of the net, Karlovic will play for the grass-court title for a third time. (Wikimedia Commons) NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) Second-seeded Ivo Karlovic had a simple answer this week when asked if he could finally win a championship on Newport’s grass courts. ”If not... Read more
Safin, Henin inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame
After Lajovic levels tie for Serbia, Britain takes doubles point
None BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Titleholder Britain won the doubles to lead Serbia 2-1 in their Davis Cup quarterfinal on Saturday. Read more