Croatia

Mektic, Pavic Send Croatia Into The Davis Cup Final

MADRID/STARNBERG, December 3, 2021 Croatia has reached the Davis Cup final for the fourth time by beating Serbia 2-1 at the Madrid Arena on Friday evening. Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic secured the final point with a 7-5, 6-1 victory […]

Croatia Knocks Out Italy In Davis Cup Quarterfinals

TURIN/STARNBERG, November 30, 2021 Croatia has reached the stage of the last four teams at the Davis Cup by Rakuten Finals following a 2-1 victory over Italy on Monday evening at the Pala Alpitour in Turin. Nikola Mektic and Mate […]

Croatia Clinches Tie Over Poland At ATP Cup

SYDNEY, January 6, 2020 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) The race to the quarter-finals heated up on Tuesday at the ATP Cup even as rains came forth, providing a welcome respite for the country ravaged by bushfires. Perth Japan put themselves in […]

Croatia Wins 2018 Davis Cup

LILLE, November 25, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Yannick Noah made his decision. The French team captain went with his head instead of his heart. Or did he? After much debate – and faced with a 2-1 deficit entering the final day […]

After Mahut And Herbert Saved The Day, Can France Go All The Way?

LILLE, November 25, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert were resilient from first ball to last ball on Saturday. The French duo saved the day for France by winning their doubles rubber against Croatia in the 2018 […]

Stayin’ Alive: France Solid In Doubles Rubber Triumph

LILLE, November 24, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Going into the second day of the 2018 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Final, the last Davis Cup final using the traditional two-nation three-day format, France needed to win Saturday’s doubles rubber in […]

State Of Play: France Faces Do-Or-Die In Doubles Rubber

LILLE, November 24, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) The 2018 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Final between defending champion France and Croatia continues on Saturday with the French facing a do-or-die situation in front of their home fans in Lille. When […]

With Strength In Numbers, Noah Gives Nod To Chardy Over Pouille

WASHINGTON, November 23, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) When the Davis Cup by PNB Paribas Final nominations were revealed Thursday afternoon inside Stade Pierre Mauroy, one big name absent from France’s lineup that team captain Yannick Noah submitted was Lucas Pouille, […]