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Davis Cup

(ˈdeɪvɪs)
n
1. (Tennis) an annual international lawn tennis championship for men's teams
2. (Tennis) the trophy awarded for this
[C20: after Dwight F. Davis (1879–1945), American civic leader who donated the cup]
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Noun1.Davis Cup - cup awarded for the annual international team tennis competition
loving cup, cup - a large metal vessel with two handles that is awarded as a trophy to the winner of a competition; "the school kept the cups is a special glass case"
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ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) has been denying just reward to players for winning the Davis Cup ties held here in recent times, despite receiving hefty 'win bonuses' from the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
Summary: New Delhi [India], March 12 (ANI): The All India Tennis Federation (AITA) on Monday announced the squad for Junior Asia/Oceania Junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup final qualifying event.
Lucas Pouille, who wasn't impressed with the International Tennis Federation's plans to change the Davis Cup format, revealed that his teammates in the French team were also not happy with the federations plans.
Prague: Czech tennis player Tomas Berdych has announced that he will not compete in the Davis Cup any more in his bid to prolong his professional career.
It may be mentioned here that recently Pakistan beat South Korea by 4-0 in the recently held Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Zone Group-I tie to which the credit goes to the duo of Aqeel Khan and Aisam ul Haq.
ISLAMABAD -- The Korean Davis Cup contingent arrived in Islamabad late Saturday night to play Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Zone Group-I tie against Pakistan.
The Oman Davis Cup team will go to Nice, France, for a training camp to prepare for the upcoming Asia/Oceania Davis Cup Group IV which will be held in Muscat from January 29 to February 3.
com)-- Bloomex is proud to be an official sponsor of the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group play-off tie between Canada and India, being held at Northlands Coliseum in Edmonton from September 15-17, 2017.
The introduction of best-of-three set matches in the Davis Cup won't be enough to halt the drain of top talent from the 117-year-old world tennis tournament, Rafael Nadal said Friday.
ANDY MURRAY would welcome a change of format in the Davis Cup but is less enthusiastic about proposals for finals to be staged at a neutral venue.
INTERNATIONAL Tennis Federation ( ITF) vice- president Anil Khanna chose the platform of the Davis Cup draw ceremony to highlight the vast imbalance in the tennis world.
ANDY MURRAY will rest his shattered body before arriving in Glasgow revitalised and ready to take on Argentina in the Davis Cup a week today.

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