• Djokovic among big guns at IPTL

    The big guns are set to feature at the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) starting Wednesday.

  • Murray wants Davis Cup triumph to inspire future generation

    After sealing Great Britain's first Davis Cup triumph in 79 years, Andy Murray hopes the victory acts as a catalyst for future success.

  • Tennis-Britain reach summit on Murray's broad shoulders

    By Martyn Herman GHENT, Belgium, Nov 30 (Reuters) - Incredibly, improbably, Britain will end the year as world champions of tennis after beating Belgium in the Davis Cup final, but that grand title rests squarely on the shoulders of one extraordinary player. The 115-year-old event is held up as the…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • British Davis Cup timeline

    1936 - Britain win Davis Cup for the ninth time, and the fourth time in a row, thanks to the dominance of Fred Perry, ably backed by Bunny Austin. 1978 - Britain finally get back to the Davis Cup final, 42 years after their last win, but Buster Mottram and John Lloyd are no match for John McEnroe…

  • 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 -…

  • Djokovic top of the world at the end of the year

    Paris (AFP) - Novak Djokovic has finished the year on top of the ATP world rankings, according to the final list of 2015 published on Monday.

  • 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…

  • 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

    Busted Racquet
  • 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…

  • 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.

  • 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…

  • British Davis Cup win down to Murray and Smith

    Britain's five-year journey from the depths of the Davis Cup to the glory of Ghent is down to the superb playing skills of Andy Murray and the astute captaincy of Leon Smith. The then little-known Smith, who helped coach Murray between the years of 11 and 15, took over as British national coach in…

  • Beaten Belgium laud magnificent Murray

    David Goffin described Andy Murray as "a great champion" following the world number two's inspirational performance in the Davis Cup final.

  • Andy Murray gives Britain Davis Cup title after 79 years

    GHENT, Belgium (AP) — Andy Murray gave Britain its first Davis Cup title in 79 years when he beat Belgium's David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first of reverse singles Sunday.

    Associated Press