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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 -- India's Davis Cup tie against Pakistan at Islamabad next month has been postponed to November under 'exceptional circumstances' after a security review, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Thursday.
New Delhi -- The upcoming Davis Cup tie between hosts Pakistan and India has been postponed amid security fears, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said Thursday.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Amid brewing tensions between India and Pakistan, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) will discuss on Wednesday whether the Davis Cup tie between two neighbouring countries will be shifted to a neutral venue or not.
Look Aisam and Aqeel are at the twilight of their careers and there will no more be able to represent Pakistan in the Davis Cup ties after 2 to 3 years, he told.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) President Salim Saifullah Khan is hopeful of hosting India for Davis Cup tie in Islamabad.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan Tennis Federation is all set to host Indian tennis team for the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-I tie after a gap of 55 years in September, with the winners sealing a place in the 2020 Qualifiers.
ISLAMABAD -- A two-member committee of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) is in Pakistan to assess the measures taken by Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) for holding the Davis Cup tie against India in September.
Australian Davis Cup legend Pat Cash (Photo courtesy Pat Cash official Twitter handle)
French players don't like the new Davis Cup format and they're saying it loud and clear.
figure By AYUMBA AYODI Tennis Kenya is worried that the Davis Cup team will not get the required build up ahead of Euro/Africa Davis Cup Group Two championship starting February next year.James Kenani, the Tennis Kenya President, disclosed Thursday that the government is silent on their budget of Sh 8.
Roger Federer is likely to be eligible to play at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 even if he does not compete for Switzerland in the revamped Davis Cup next year.
ISLAMABAD -- Uzbekistan beat Pakistan 4 -1 in round two of Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group I, in the federal capital on Saturday.

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