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Spain whitewashes India 5-0 in world pay-offs

19 Sep 2016 | By Rishikesh Malkhede
The 2016 Davis Cup

On the third day of the world group play-offs, the mighty Spain whitewashed India 5-0. Spain has now entered the World Group after a gap of two years.

In the reverse singles match, Sumit Nagal gave a tough fight to Marc Lopez before losing 3-6, 6-1, 3-6.

David Ferrer won 6-2, 6-2 in straight sets against Ramkumar Ramanathan.

In context: The 2016 Davis Cup

Semi-FinalArgentina beat Britain; reach Davis Cup finals

Argentina defeated the defending Davis Cup champions Great Britain to reach the finals of 2016 Davis Cup.

Britain was trailing 2-1 after first two days of play. On the third day, Andy Murray beat Argentina's Guido Pella in the first singles match on day three, equaling the scores.

In the deciding match, Leonardo Mayer beat Daniel Evans to win it for Argentina.

My body needs some rest: Andy Murray

World number two Andy Murray injured himself on the third day of Davis Cup semi-finals against Argentina. The 2016 Wimbledon Champion who has been playing tennis continuously this year said that he has played a lot of tennis and his body needs rest.
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Marin Cilic helps Croatia to enter finals

Semi-FinalMarin Cilic helps Croatia to enter finals

Marin Cilic defeated France's Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-2, 7-5 in straight sets to take Croatia into the finals of Davis Cup.

Leading 2-1 on the third day, Cilic clinched the first match. However, his team-mate Marin Draganja lost to Lucas Pouille in the second match.

Croatia, who won the Davis Cup title in 2005 have entered their second finals.

Its Argentina versus Croatia in the Davis Cup finals

After winning their semi-finals matches, Argentina and Croatia will face each other in the finals of 2016 Davis Cup in November. While Croatia has won the title once, Argentina has been unsuccessful even after reaching into four finals before.

19 Sep 2016Spain whitewashes India 5-0 in world pay-offs