U.S Quarter Final Davis Cup Win


ROQUEBRUNE, France (AP)—Having beaten Roger Federer’s Switzerland and France on the road, the U.S. Davis Cup team now awaits a more daunting obstacle — defending champion Spain in the semifinals. John Isner sent the Americans into the next round by winning Sunday’s opening singles match—a 6-3, 7-6 (4) 5-7, 6-3 victory over sixth-ranked Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France. The U.S. is in the last four of the Davis Cup for the first time since 2008. “We’ve had the worst draw you could possibly imagine. I’m shocked that we’re still in the Davis Cup this year,” U.S. captain Jim Courier said. “We’re going to be the underdog in Spain, but we’re going to come with guns blazing.” AdChoices Isner won both his singles in style, dispatching Gilles Simon on Friday and refusing to get rattled against Tsonga. Simon beat 19-year-old Ryan Harrison 6-2, 6-3 in Sunday’s last match to make the final score 3-2.

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One last twitpic before we leave the club. Another exciting week of @DavisCup is in the books for the @USDavisCupTeam.… http://say.ly/lsi1ILb

We added some other picutres from Mike Bryans Facebook page

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Other Davis Cup results

The other 3 Davis Cup Ties were 4-1

Argentina defeated Croatia, Czech Republic defeated Serbia – those two winners meet in the semi’s.  Spain defeated Austria and will meet the U.S.A.

NOTE: Janko Tipsarevic was a busy player in a losing effort.  He won on Friday against Stepanek 7-5, 4-6, 4-6, 6-4, 9-7 in a 5 hour match.  He lost to Berdych today 7-6, 7-6, 7-6

Full davis Cup coverage – http://www.daviscup.com/en/home.aspx

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