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With Davis Cup Rosters Set, Both Teams Are Committed To Winning

WASHINGTON, November 14, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) With the 2018 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Final just nine days away, defending champion France and 2016 runner-up Croatia have announced their rosters for next week’s showdown in Lille, France. The 106th […]

France Back In The Davis Cup Final

LILLE, September 15, 2018 Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut defeat Marcel Granollers and Feliciano López in Saturday’s doubles rubber 6-0, 6-4, 7-6(7) to send France in its second straight Davis Cup by BNP Paribas final. Benneteau, who actually announced his […]

France Boasts 2-0 Lead Over Spain In Lille

LILLE, September 15, 2018 France leads 2-0 over Spain after the opening day of the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas semi-final tie in Lille. Lucas Pouille beat Roberto Bautista-Agut 3-6, 7-6(5), 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 in three hours and 41 minutes, […]

Paire, Carreño Busta To Open Davis Cup Semi-Final Tie In Lille

LILLE, September 13, 2018 Defending champion France will look to reach back-to-back Davis Cup by BNP Paribas finals for just the second time since the Challenge Round was abolished in 1972, having also achieved the feat in 2001-02. In the French […]

France Levels Fed Cup Tie With The United States

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Sunday suddenly got more interesting after host France leveled its World Group semifinal tie against defending champion United States at 1-all after Kristina Mladenovic rebounded for a 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 comeback win […]

Rinaldi Solves Mystery Of U.S. Singles Lineup

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) United States Fed Cup team captain Kathy Rinaldi had a tough decision to make on Friday when it was time to announce her team’s nominations for its World Group semifinal tie against France. With three […]

Talented Team USA Is United In Its Goal To Win Another Fed Cup Title

WASHINGTON, April 20, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) When the United States takes on France in the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group semifinals in Aix-en-Provence this weekend, the reigning Fed Cup champion Americans will be attempting to achieve back-to-back finals […]