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Overtime: McEnroe subs 2 ailing pros for Davis Cup

With Pete Sampras and Todd Martin ailing, U.S. Davis Cup captain John McEnroe will depend on Chris Woodruff and Rick Leach. Sampras, winner of 12 Grand Slam tournaments, and Martin have withdrawn...
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U.S. clinches first-round win

OKLAHOMA CITY - James Blake and Mardy Fish made a solid impression on U.S. Davis Cup captain Patrick McEnroe. Playing just their fourth match together, Blake and Fish clinched a first-round U.S. victory by beating...
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Courier, Martin picked for Davis Cup

...rookies on a weak U.S. team for this month's Davis Cup semifinals against Italy. Tom Gullikson, the U.S. Davis Cup captain, announced the lineup Thursday for the series in Milwaukee Sept. 25-27. The lineup also included Justin Gimelstob...
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U.S., Australian Davis Cup teams vying to woo Taylor Dent

...heralded as one of a new crop of players poised to take over from Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi and Todd Martin. U.S. Davis Cup captain Patrick McEnroe sees him as a prospect. But Australia's Davis Cup team also is wooing Dent, who has the option...
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Roger Federer not happy with Wimbledon's tighter attire rules Milos Raonic in the quarterfinals Wednesday.Speaking before the Raonic match, Fraser, Australia's former Davis Cup captain, called Kyrgios the "real deal" and said he's the best thing to hit Australian tennis in 20 or 30 years.Rosewall...
Davis Cup captain won't miss major players

BIRMINGHAM, England -- There's no Pete Sampras or Andre Agassi. Still, captain Tom Gullikson insists he has his "A" team when the United States plays Britain in the Davis Cup. Todd Martin, Jan-Michael Gambill and Jim Courier are a combined 13-2 against British stars Tim Henman and Greg Rusedski in tournament play. They also are the top three Americans in terms of match victories on the ATP Tour this year.
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McEnroe to be named Davis Cup captain

NEW YORK -- Hall of Famer John McEnroe is expected to be appointed captain of the United States Davis Cup team, with the announcement to be made during a press conference Wednesday. United States Tennis Association officials refused to confirm the report, saying only that there would be an announcement Wednesday. McEnroe would succeed Tom Gullikson, captain of the team since 1994.
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Federer advances at French Open

...rain delays, and "pushed," as he put it, by a player with a career record below .500, Federer turned to Swiss Davis Cup captain Severin Luthi for words of wisdom during the breaks. Told to be more aggressive early, then to use more drop shots...
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Roddick, Fish lead U.S. Davis Cup squad

...The Americans have won the title a record 31 times, but this is their first appearance in the final since 1997. Davis Cup captain Patrick McEnroe announced his lineup Thursday, going with the same squad that beat Belarus in the semifinals. The...
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Rivalry renewed in French Open final

...decide a Grand Slam championship."It's very special to have these guys back in another final," said U.S. Davis Cup captain Jim Courier, who won the 1991 and 1992 French Opens and will be on hand Sunday to present the trophy to the winner...