• 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…

  • Goffin not giving up Davis Cup dream

    Belgium number one David Goffin remains confident of turning the Davis Cup final around despite falling 2-1 behind to Great Britain.

  • Murray brothers move Great Britain closer to Davis Cup glory

    Great Britain moved within one point of Davis Cup glory as Andy and Jamie Murray put them 2-1 ahead with victory in the doubles.

  • Murray rises above the din as tempers fray

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) - Andy Murray revelled in the soccer-like atmosphere of the Davis Cup final on Friday, after pulling Britain level at 1-1 despite picking up a penalty point for an obscenity. The 28-year-old, together with Britain's captain Leon Smith became embroiled in…

  • Brotherly bonds unbreakable in Davis Cup pressure cooker

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium (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. With…

  • 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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  • Goffin in for doubles against Britain

    Ghent (Belgium) (AFP) - Belgium have brought in their number one David Goffin to partner Steve Darcis for Saturday's key doubles rubber against the Murray brothers of Britain in the Davis Cup final in Ghent.

  • Tennis-Murray levels Davis final as Goffin survives scare

    (Changes headline tag to UPDATE 2) By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Britain's Andy Murray levelled the Davis Cup final at 1-1 with a comfortable defeat of Ruben Bemelmans after David Goffin had escaped from two sets down to give Belgium the lead at the Flanders Expo on Friday.…

  • Britain wins doubles, 1 point away from Davis Cup title

    GHENT, Belgium (AP) — Britain is one point away from lifting the Davis Cup title for the first time in 79 years after winning the doubles against Belgium on Saturday.

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  • Britain and Belgium tied 1-1 after opening day in Davis Cup

    Andy Murray kept Britain in contention in the Davis Cup final when he beat Belgium's Ruben Bemelmans in straight sets to leave the two nations level at 1-1 after the opening singles Friday. Earlier, David Goffin rallied to beat Kyle Edmund 3-6, 1-6, 6-2, 6-1, 6-0, overcoming a two-set deficit for…

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  • Last nail not yet in Belgium's coffin, says Goffin

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) - David Goffin believes Belgium can still win the Davis Cup for the first time even though the hosts will go into Sunday's final day against Britain needing to win both remaining singles. The 24-year-old teamed up with doubles partner Steve Darcis on…

  • Brothers-in-arms for Britain against Belgium

    Andy Murray ticked off one of the three boxes he needs to fill to win Britain's first Davis Cup since 1936 and now he needs the help of older brother Jamie. The two Scots will once again join forces in Ghent on Saturday in the doubles -- more often than not the key rubber in Davis Cup ties. Of the…

  • Britain and Belgium level as Murray and Goffin win

    Top players Andy Murray and David Goffin both won their opening singles for Britain and Belgium in the Davis Cup final in Ghent on Friday, but in contrasting styles. While Murray swept aside the challenge of Ruben Bemelmans 6-3, 6-2, 7-5, Goffin had to claw his way back from the brink of defeat to…

  • Murray ready for Goffin challenge as Davis Cup glory beckons

    World number two Andy Murray is ready for a tough challenge against David Goffin on Sunday as Davis Cup glory beckons for Great Britain.

  • Goffin fights back to give Belgium lead in Davis Cup final

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) - David Goffin recovered from a two-set deficit for the first time in his career to give Belgium a 1-0 lead in the Davis Cup final against Britain when he beat debutant Kyle Edmund 3-6 1-6 6-2 6-1 6-0 in Ghent on Friday. Goffin broke serve in the third game…

  • Britain one point from Davis Cup delight

    Andy and Jamie Murray took Britain to the cusp of Davis Cup glory in Ghent on Saturday, defeating David Goffin and Steve Darcis of Belgium 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in a crucial doubles match to grab a 2-1 lead with just the reverse singles to follow. Andy Murray could get the job done when he takes on…

  • Magnificent Murrays put Britain on brink of Davis Cup title

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) - The magnificent Murrays, Andy and Jamie, put Britain within touching distance of a first Davis Cup triumph for 79 years with a doubles victory over Belgium duo David Goffin and Steve Darcis in Ghent on Saturday. A match played out in an electrifying…

  • Edmund blames cramps for Davis Cup defeat

    Great Britain's Kyle Edmund blamed cramps and a loss in confidence for his Davis Cup defeat to Belgium number one David Goffin on Friday.

  • Andy Murray, David Goffin win at Davis Cup Final

    The overall Davis Cup Final is tied, with Andy Murray and David Goffin each earning a point for their nations.

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