• Andy Murray gives Britain Davis Cup title after 79 years

    With one perfect lob, Andy Murray ended eight decades of Davis Cup frustration for Britain. By beating David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 on Sunday, Murray secured Britain's 3-1 victory over Belgium in the Davis Cup final and ended a drought for the country dating back to 1936. The 79-year gap is the…

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  • DAVIS CUP: Andy Murray beats David Goffin to win the Davis Cup for Great Britain

    British No1 Andy Murray has beaten David Goffin in straight sets to secure a first Davis Cup win for GB since 1936

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  • Murray on 'top of the world' after Davis Cup win

    British newspapers declared Andy Murray was on top of the world as they ecstatically hailed Great Britain's Davis Cup victory. Britain won the Davis Cup for the first time in 79 years in Ghent on Sunday when Murray defeated David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 to take an unbeatable 3-1 lead over Belgium. "It…

  • Tennis-List of Davis Cup winners since 1981

    Nov 29 (Reuters) - List of Davis Cup champions since World Group started in 1981: 2015- Britain 2014 - Switzerland 2013 - Czech Republic 2012 - Czech Republic 2011- Spain 2010 - Serbia 2009 - Spain 2008 - Spain 2007 - United States 2006 - Russia 2005 - Croatia 2004 - Spain 2003 - Australia 2002 -…

  • Murray never believed he could end Britain's Davis Cup drought

    World number two Andy Murray was left in disbelief following his win over David Goffin, which sealed Davis Cup glory for Great Britain.

  • Huge respect for Murray, says Belgium's coach

    Belgium's beaten Davis Cup captain praised Britain's Andy Murray on Sunday after the world number two defeated home hope David Goffin to clinch the title in Ghent. "Huge respect for Andy Murray," Johan van Herck said after Murray's hard-fought 6-3 7-5 6-3 victory over the impressive Goffin gave…

  • Tennis-Britain win Davis Cup as Murray defeats Goffin

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Andy Murray sealed Britain's first Davis Cup title for 79 years with a brilliant 6-3 7-5 6-3 defeat of Belgium's David Goffin in a fever-pitch atmosphere at Ghent's Flanders Expo on Sunday. With hundreds of British fans decked out in union flags…

  • Most emotional win yet, says British Davis Cup hero Murray

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) - Clinching the decisive point to give Britain their first Davis Cup title for 79 years was more emotional than any of his other career highlights, Andy Murray said on Sunday. The 28-year-old has been Britain's talisman throughout a remarkable run to the…

  • Murray one win away from ending Britain's 79-year Davis Cup wait

    Andy Murray can end Britain's 79-year-long wait for a 10th Davis Cup title by defeating David Goffin of Belgium in Ghent on Sunday. The 28-year-old Scot has already restored British tennis pride with his US Open triumph in 2012 -- the first Grand Slam title for a British player since Fred Perry in…

  • Murray revels in 'special' Davis Cup victory

    Comparing Great Britain's Davis Cup success to his two grand slam wins, Andy Murray explained: "It's special in a very different way."

  • Tennis-Andy Murray's unbeaten Davis Cup year for Britain

    World number two Andy Murray's three-point contribution to Britain's defeat of Belgium in the Davis Cup final concluded one of the most remarkable years ever achieved in the competition by an individual player. Below are the key facts: -- Murray's win over David Goffin on Sunday meant he…

  • Andy Murray earns U.K. first Davis Cup title since 1936

    It's been a long time coming, but Great Britain is once again on top of the tennis world

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  • Tennis-Murray beats Goffin to seal Davis Cup for Britain

    GHENT, Belgium, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Andy Murray beat Belgium's David Goffin 6-3 7-5 6-3 to seal Britain's first Davis Cup triumph for 79 years on Sunday in the Flanders Expo in Ghent. The 28-year-old world number two, unbeaten in 11 rubbers during Britain's run, put Britain 3-1 ahead in the final…

  • Tennis-Inspired Murray leads Britain to Davis Cup title

    (Adds detail, quotes) By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium, Nov 29 (Reuters) - The moment Andy Murray has pursued with such fanatical zeal finally arrived, unforgettably, on Sunday when an outrageous lob arced over Belgium's David Goffin to seal Britain's first Davis Cup title for 79 years. Fittingly…

  • Murray triumph secures Davis Cup title for Britain

    Great Britain won the Davis Cup for the first time in 79 years as Andy Murray overcame Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets.

  • Andy and Jamie Murray give U.K. 2-1 lead at Davis Cup Final

    Andy Murray will have the chance to claim the overall trophy for the U.K. as he takes on David Goffin in singles on Sunday.

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  • Tennis-Brotherly bonds unbreakable in Davis Cup pressure cooker

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium, Nov 28 (Reuters) - As mayhem reigned in the stands and a head-throbbing noise shook an industrial warehouse in Ghent to its frame, two brothers summoned the skills acquired on a windy Dunblane tennis court to put Britain on the cusp of Davis Cup glory on Saturday.…