Davis Cup results: Great Britain into Semi-finals for first time since 1981

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Following the magical Wimbledon Championships, players dispersed around the world to take part in their nation’s team for the World Cup of tennis, the Davis Cup tournament. The quarter-finals brought with them some interesting results, as Australia is through to the semi-finals, as is Belgium and Great Britain – teams that do not usually make it this far into the draw.

Check out the complete results below:

World Group Results:

GREAT BRITAIN def. FRANCE 3-1
Venue: The Queen’s Club, London, GBR (grass – outdoor)

Gilles Simon (FRA) d. James Ward (GBR) 64 64 61
Andy Murray (GBR) d. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 75 76(10) 62
Andy Murray/Jamie Murray (GBR) d. Nicolas Mahut/Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 46 63 76(5) 61
Andy Murray (GBR) def. Gilles Simon (FRA) 46 76(5) 63 60

BELGIUM defeated CANADA 5-0
Venue: Sportpark Krokodiel, Middelkerke (Ostend), BEL (clay – outdoor)

Steve Darcis (BEL) d. Frank Dancevic (CAN) 36 61 75 63
David Goffin (BEL) d. Filip Peliwo (CAN) 64 64 62
Ruben Bemelmans/Kimmer Coppejans (BEL) d. Daniel Nestor/Adil Shamasdin (CAN) 75 36 64 63

AUSTRALIA def. KAZAKHSTAN  3-2
Venue: Marrara Sporting Complex, Darwin, AUS (grass – outdoor)

Mikhail Kukushkin (KAZ) d. Thanasi Kokkinakis (AUS) 64 63 63
Aleksandr Nedovyesov (KAZ) d. Nick Kyrgios (AUS) 76(5) 67(2) 76(5) 64
Samuel Groth/Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) d. Andrey Golubev/Aleksandr Nedovyesov (KAZ) 64 76(4) 62
Sam Groth (AUS) v Mikhail Kukushkin (KAZ) 6-3 7-6(6) 4-6 7-6(6)
Thanasi Kokkinakis (AUS) v Aleksandr Nedovyesov (KAZ) 7-6(2) 6-2 6-3

ARGENTINA defeated SERBIA 3-1
Venue: Tecnopolis, Buenos Aires, ARG (clay – indoor)

Leonardo Mayer (ARG) d. Filip Krajinovic (SRB) 64 62 61
Federico Delbonis (ARG) d. Viktor Troicki (SRB) 26 26 64 64 62
Carlos Berlocq/Leonardo Mayer (ARG) d. Viktor Troicki/Nenad Zimonjic (SRB) 62 64 61

 

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