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Germany grab Davis Cup lead over Australia after five-set victory

Australia must win both singles rubbers on Sunday to qualifyMatthew Ebden and John Peers lose 6-4, 6-7 (1-7), 6-2, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4Germany have grabbed a 2-1 lead over Australia in their Davis Cup first-round tie in Brisbane, with Matthew Ebden and John …

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Norrie completes stunning comeback against Bautista Agut – 5 Best Shots

Great Britain’s Cameron Norrie comes from two sets down to stun Roberto Bautista Agut and level the Davis Cup tie with Spain at 1-1.

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Cameron Norrie rocks Roberto Bautista Agut as GB level Spain Davis Cup tie

• Debutant comes from two sets down to stun world No 23• Tie stands at 1-1 after Liam Broady loses to Albert Ramos-ViñolasCameron Norrie fought back from two sets down to claim a stunning win over Roberto Bautista Agut as Great Britain levelled up thei…

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Davis Cup: Great Britain’s Liam Broady loses to Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas

Great Britain go 1-0 down in their Davis Cup World Group tie in Spain as Liam Broady is beaten in straight sets by Albert Ramos-Vinolas.

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Norrie stuns Bautista Agut to level tie – highlights & report

Britain’s Cameron Norrie comes back from two sets down to stun Roberto Bautista Agut and level the Davis Cup tie with Spain at 1-1.

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Memory Lane: inside the dressing room – in pictures

Every sporting venue contains a room that is home to scenes of jubilation, dejection, reflection, team talks, high jinks and everything in between. We have had a rummage in the archives to peak into the dressing rooms of yesteryear Continue reading…

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Nick Kyrgios draws Australia level in Davis Cup tie against Germany

Kyrgios beats Jan-Lennard Struff 6-4, 6-4, 6-4Earlier Alex de Minaur pushed Alex Zverev to five setsNick Kyrgios had to bide his time before his singles opener thanks to team-mate Alex de Minaur’s heroics but quickly made an impact as Australia levelle…

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Australian Open champion Wozniacki wins St Petersburg opener

Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki wins her opening match at the St Petersburg Open, beating Anastasia Potapova.

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Injured Edmund set to miss Davis Cup tie

Kyle Edmund set to miss Great Britain’s Davis Cup tie against Spain with the hip injury he sustained at the Australian Open last week.

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Davis Cup 2018: Spain v Great Britain – BBC TV and online coverage times

BBC Sport brings you live coverage of Great Britain’s World Group tie against Spain in the Davis Cup on TV, online and mobile app.

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Johanna Konta: British number one to play hat-trick of pre-Wimbledon tournaments

British number one Johanna Konta will play in a hat-trick of pre-Wimbledon tournaments as she looks to build on a memorable 2017 campaign.

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Davis Cup: Britain’s Kyle Edmund has ‘a few niggles’ before tie against Spain

Kyle Edmund says he is “doing his best” to be ready to play in Great Britain’s first-round Davis Cup tie against Spain.

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Davis Cup: Kyle Edmund not named in opening singles match against Spain

Edmund has been struggling with hip injury since Australian OpenLiam Broady and Cameron Norrie handed Davis Cup debutsAustralian Open semi-finalist Kyle Edmund has been left out of the first day’s play of Great Britain’s Davis Cup tie against Spain. Ed…

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Bernard Tomic surprised nobody by tanking on I’m a Celebrity – and that’s a pity

He’s the first contestant to quit the show in four seasons. But maybe it’s time to give the tennis pro a bit of sympathy Bernard Tomic is known for his dummy spits. There was the time he bailed out of a tennis match because of “unbearable” 27C heat. Or…

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Tomic’s Australia future ‘highly doubtful’ – Hewitt

Australia’s Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt says it is “highly doubtful” Bernard Tomic will play for Australia again.

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‘Highly doubtful’ Bernard Tomic will play for Australia again, says Hewitt

Tomic said on reality TV that Australia could not win Davis Cup without himHewitt said Davis Cup team members have ‘laughed off’ Tomic’s commentsLleyton Hewitt doubts whether Bernard Tomic will play Davis Cup tennis for Australia again. The two-time gr…

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