Davis Cup

71 results

Tennis Australia (TA) previously emailed out a press release which said Tomic was due to play an upcoming match at the “Hall of Shame Tennis Championships” in the United States, instead of the “Hall of Fame Tennis Championships.” Photograph: Getty Images

Australian tennis officials want to clear the air with Bernard Tomic and reinstate the country’s estranged number one into the Davis Cup team for the (...)

 Conor Niland’s Ireland will be looking to bounce straight back following Davis Cup relegation. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland must get ready for life in Group Three of the Europe Zone after they were whitewashed 5-0 by South Africa in their Davis Cup relegation play-o(...)

USA player John McEnroe and non-playing captain Arthur Ashe prepare to take on Ireland at the RDS in the Davis Cup World Group game in 1983. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho.

This weekend the AIG Irish Davis Cup team will play a Group II Europe/Africa relegation play-off match against their hosts South Africa at the Iren(...)

Nick Kyrgios in Wimbledon;  Dawn Fraser and Bernard Tomic, also in action in Wimbledon. Photographs: Getty, Reuters

Dawn Fraser, who won eight Olympic swimming medals, including four gold, has apologised “unreservedly” after suggesting Australian tennis players Nick(...)

Rory McIlroy: has had to withdraw from the Scottish Open due to ankle injury. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images.

Further scans in the coming days will likely determine if Rory McIlroy, the world number one, will be sufficiently fit to defend his British Open t(...)

Novak Djokovic celebrates beating Jarkko Nieminen in their second-round match at Wimbledon. Photograph:   Dominic Lipinski/PA

Novak Djokovic honourably ended the Wimbledon career of Jarkko Nieminen on Centre Court in just over an hour and a half. The world number one gave (...)

 Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland celebrates beating Nick Kyrgios in the first round of the Aegon tennis championships at the Queens Club. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Every time he raises the ball to serve, a tattoo on the inside of his left forearm might remind him that there is really no such thing as success. “Ev(...)

Parks Tennis:  every summer it  attracts a huge throng of 25,000 children to tennis courts nationwide. Photo: Sports

For the people who originated the idea, there was a feeling the image of the sport required some readjusting. Tennis needed to reach out. The sense t(...)

Ireland’s Under 20s were beaten 25-3 by New Zealand ending their hopes of World Cup glory. Photograph: Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • June 11, 2015, 08:34

World Cup dream over Dreams of World Cup glory are over for Ireland’s Under 20s after they were beaten 25-3 by a very impressive New Zealand side in V(...)

Former Grand Slam doubles tennis champion Bob Hewitt has been convicted of rape and sexual assault in South Africa. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters.

Former Grand Slam doubles tennis champion Bob Hewitt has been convicted of rape and sexual assault in South Africa. Judge Bert Bam said he is s(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • Next
  • Last »