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Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief

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DUBAI - The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an already-crowded schedule, the head of the sport’s governing body said on Tuesday.

Cilic leads Croatia to Davis Cup playoff win, Spain out

- Marin Cilic completed a dream week by steering Croatia into the Davis Cup World Group on Sunday but Spain found themselves out in the wilderness after crashing to defeat in Brazil.

14 Sep 2014

Federer fires Switzerland into Davis Cup final

GENEVA - Roger Federer secured Switzerland's place in the final of the Davis Cup for the first time since 1992 by comfortably beating Italy's Fabio Fognini in Geneva on Sunday.

14 Sep 2014

No grand slam winners but France have impressive depth

PARIS - France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.

14 Sep 2014

Italy stay alive with crucial doubles win

GENEVA - Italy kept alive their hopes of reaching the Davis Cup final when Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli won a five-set doubles rubber against Swiss pair Stanislas Wawrinka and Marco Chiudinelli on Saturday.

13 Sep 2014

Federer and Wawrinka puts Swiss in control of Davis Cup semi

GENEVA - Roger Federer overcame some tough early resistance from Simone Bolelli and Stanislas Wawrinka eased past Fabio Fognini as Switzerland raced 2-0 ahead in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy in Geneva on Friday.

12 Sep 2014

Federer says Swiss ready to make history

- Roger Federer will lead Switzerland in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy on Friday determined to banish the memory of one of the biggest disappointments of his illustrious career.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 11 Sep 2014

Federer says Swiss ready to make history

- Roger Federer will lead Switzerland in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy on Friday determined to banish the memory of one of the biggest disappointments of his illustrious career.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 11 Sep 2014

Cilic crushes Nishikori to claim U.S. Open title

NEW YORK - Croatia's Marin Cilic swept past Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3 6-3 6-3 to win the U.S. Open on Monday and reach the pinnacle of the sport one year after a doping ban kept him out of the year's final grand slam.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 09 Sep 2014

Disappointment for Nishikori, but Asia on the rise

- Tokyo's morning rush-hour will probably have flowed a little smoother than usual on Tuesday as millions delayed their journeys to find a TV beaming a 24-year-old wielding a tennis racket on a patch of concrete in a suburb of New York.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 09 Sep 2014
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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