Australia will take on Brazil for the first time since 2001, bidding for a place in the 2020 Davis Cup Finals in Madrid in November. Date: 6-7 March 2020. Venue: Memorial Drive Tennis Club – Adelaide, Australia.
Australia won the Davis Cup in 1919 and has since played in 41 Davis Cup finals (including 1919) as of 2008, winning on 23 occasions. Dominance. From 1937 to 1973 the only teams to win the Davis Cup were Australia and USA, in which 31 times were between one another.
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Davis Cup 2021: what does the rest of season look like? After an exciting weekend of Davis Cup by Rakuten action, we take a look at the schedule for the rest of the 2021 Davis Cup season Draws announced for Davis Cup by Rakuten World Group I and World Group II Knock-outs The ITF has announced the ...
This will be just third Davis Cup match ever held on Newport’s grass courts, and the first in 30 years. A century ago, in 1921, the Australasian Davis Cup team, then representing Australia and New Zealand played a tie against Japan at the venue, then known as Newport Casino. Additionally, the ITHF hosted the Spain v. USA Quarterfinal Round in 1991.
Up until 1973, the Davis Cup had only ever been won by the United States, Great Britain/British Isles, France and Australia/Australasia. Their domination was eventually broken in 1974 when South Africa and India made the final; however, the final was scratched and South Africa awarded the cup after India refused to travel to South Africa in protest of South Africa's apartheid policies.
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Davis Cup. 1957-12-06 Gardnar Mulloy becomes oldest American to win a Davis Cup tennis match at age 44 years, 14 days; teams with Vic Seixas to give US a match-clinching, 3-0 lead over the Philippines in the Inter Zone 1st round in Adelaide, Australia. Tennis Player. Vic Seixas.
The Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group play-off between Australia and Uzbekistan will be played at the picturesque Cottesloe Tennis Club in Western Australia from 12-14 September. Australia’s Davis Cup captain Pat Rafter has selected grass as the surface and is excited to head to Perth for the crucial tie. “It will be great to play Davis Cup against Uzbekistan on grass at the Cottesloe Tennis Club.
The stadium last hosted the Davis Cup in 1959, when Rod Laver, Roy Emerson and Neale Fraser led Australia to a 3-2 victory over a United States team that featured Alex Olmedo, Butch Buchholz and ...