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Sunday Apr 6 | Yahoo!

Davis Cup should be every two years: Japan captain

Tennis should scrap the Davis Cup's current format and hold the competition every two years to reduce wear and tear on players, Japan's captain Minoru Ueda told AFP in an interview on Sunday.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

West Hawaii Today

In Brief | Golf & Tennis | 4-5-14

The 19-year-old Thompson, already a three-time winner on the LPGA Tour, shot a bogey-free 8-under 64 at Mission Hills for a share of the second-round lead with Se Ri Pak.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Tennis: Federer, Wawrinka slump, Britain eye semi-final

Swiss stars Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka slumped to a shock defeat in the Davis Cup while Great Britain edged closer to a first semi-final appearance since 1981.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Roger Federer, Olympics, Stanislas Wawrinka, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Andy Murray, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Julien Benneteau

Suria

Czechs bounce Japan to reach Davis Cup...

Title-holders the Czech Republic reached the semi-finals of the Davis Cup after clinically dispatching Japan in Saturday's doubles to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the tie.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Washington Post

Favorites struggle in Davis Cup quarterfinals

German tennis player Peter Gojowczyk celebrates after winning his single match against French player Jo-Wifried Tsonga, in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup in Nancy, eastern France, Friday April 4, 2014.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Yahoo!

Federer, Wawrinka boost Swiss tennis hopes

Switzerland's gold-plated pair of Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka are expected to do all of the heavy lifting against Kazakhstan after the draw made on Thursday for their Davis Cup World Group quarter-final.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kei Nishikori, Andreas Seppi, Summer Olympic, Roger Federer, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tomas Berdych, Olympic Tennis, Julien Benneteau

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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