Nov 28 (Gracenote) - Standings from the WTA Tour singles Points 1 (1) Angelique Kerber(Germany) 9080 2 (2) Serena Williams(U.S.) 7050 3 (3) Agnieszka Radwanska(Poland) 5600 4 (4) Simona Halep(Romania) 5228 5 (5) Dominika Cibulkova(Slovakia) 4875 6 (6) Karolina Pliskova(Czech Republic) 4600 7 (7) Garbine Muguruza Blanco(Spain) 4236 8 (8) Madison
"It is a great honor to be a team captain to this group of professionals," Argentina captain Daniel Orsanic told reporters. "What Del Potro did was amazing. He represents his country with so much pride and he also showed how good a player he is. His achievement borders the impossible, while Federico played a perfect match and was on top of every ball throughout the contest."
Nov 28 (Gracenote) - Standings from the ATP Tour singles Points 1 (1) Andy Murray(Britain) 12410 2 (2) Novak Djokovic(Serbia) 11780 3 (3) Milos Raonic(Canada) 5450 4 (4) Stanislas Wawrinka(Switzerland) 5315 5 (5) Kei Nishikori(Japan) 4905 6 (6) Marin Cilic(Croatia) 3650 7 (7) Gael Monfils(France) 36
It was Argentina's first title after its fifth finals appearance.
ZAGREB, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Juan Del Potro's tennis career looked over after a second wrist injury sidelined him for the best part of two years in 2014 but the Argentine enjoyed one of his greatest moments when he led his nation to their maiden Davis Cup title on Sunday.
Argentina came from behind to beat Croatia 3-2 in a thrilling Davis Cup final on Sunday, with Federico Delbonis beating Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in the deciding rubber. Juan Martin del Potro had beaten Marin Cilic 6-7 (4), 2-6, 7-5,...Show More Summary
ZAGREB, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Argentina took their first Davis Cup title after Juan Martin Del Potro and Federico Delbonis won Sunday's reverse singles to complete the South American nation's spectacular comeback in a 3-2 victory over hosts Croatia in the final.
Nov 27 (Gracenote) - Result from the Davis Cup World Group Final match between Croatia and Argentina on Sunday Argentina beat Croatia 3-2 On Sunday Federico Delbonis (Argentina) beat Ivo Karlovic (Croatia) 6-3 6-4 6-2 Juan Martin Del...Show More Summary
ARGENTINA CLAIM THEIR FIRST DAVIS CUP TENNIS TITLE WITH 3-2 VICTORY OVER CROATIA
Juan Martin Del Potro rallied from two sets down to beat Marin Cilic 6-7 (4), 2-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-3 as Argentina drew level at 2-2 with Croatia in the Davis Cup final on Sunday
ZAGREB, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Argentina were level at 2-2 with hosts Croatia in an epic Davis Cup final after Juan Martin Del Potro came from two sets down to beat home favourite Marin Cilic 6-7(4) 2-6 7-5 6-4 6-3 in a fervent atmosphere on Sunday.
Nov 27 (Gracenote) - Fixture from the Davis Cup World Group Final match between Croatia and Argentina on Sunday Croatia are level with Argentina 2-2 On Sunday Juan Martin Del Potro (Argentina) beat Marin Cilic (Croatia) 6-7(4) 2-6 7-5...Show More Summary
LIMA, Nov 26 (Reuters) - For soccer great Diego Maradona, Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro was more than a friend and fellow Latin American legend, he was "a second father."
Croatia will take a 2-1 advantage against Argentina into the deciding day of the Davis Cup final in Zagreb after Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig triumphed in the doubles in front of their home crowd.
Croatia will take a 2-1 advantage against Argentina into the deciding day of the Davis Cup final in Zagreb after Marin Cilic, the world number six, saw off Federico Delbonis in five sets.
ZAGREB, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Hosts Croatia took a 2-1 lead over Argentina in the Davis Cup final after an inspired Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig beat Juan Martin Del Potro and Leonardo Mayer 7-6(2) 7-6(4) 6-3 in Saturday's doubles.
Croatia will head into the last day of the 2016 Davis Cup final in the lead after an eventful doubles victory on Saturday put them 2-1 in front. Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro and Croatia’s Marin Cilic got the better of Ivo Karlovic and Federico Delbonis, respectively, on Day 1 to leave the scores at 1-1 after the opening day. Show More Summary
Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig defeated Juan Martin del Potro and Leonardo Mayer 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4), 6-3 Saturday to give Croatia a 2-1 lead over Argentina in the Davis Cup final