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India take unassailable 3-0 lead against South Korea

The Rio-bound doubles duo of Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna defeated the South Korean pair of Hong Chung and Seong Chan Hong in straight sets 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 as the hosts took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the Asia/Oceania Group 1 Davis Cup tie in Chandigarh on Saturday.

Earlier, Saketh Myneni and Ramkumar Ramanathan overcame tough conditions and difficult opponents to win their respective singles matches and hand India a comfortable 2-0 lead on the opening day here.

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France - Czech Republic locked at 1-1 in Davis Cup Quarter-final

The Czech Republic drew with France 1-1 after the first day's action of their Davis Cup Quarter-final tie in Trinec, Czech Republic.

In the opening singles match on Friday, Czech player Lukas Rosol beat French Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, the current No.10 in ATP rankings, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 7-6, 6-4. After that, Czech player Jiri Vesely lost to Lucas Pouille 6-7, 4-6 and 5-7 in the second match.

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India lead South Korea 2-0 in Davis Cup

Saketh Myneni and Ramkumar Ramanathan overcame tough conditions and difficult opponents to win their respective singles matches and hand India a comfortable 2-0 lead on the opening day of the Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie against South Korea here on Friday.

Interestingly, both Indians won their matches by walkover as their respective opponents became bogged down by the heat and had to pull out.

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Ramanathan wins opening singles for India against South Korea

Ramkumar Ramanathan enjoyed a memorable Davis Cup debut as he notched up a hard-fought victory over Seong Chan Hong of South Korea in the opening singles to hand India a 1-0 lead in the Asia/Oceania Group-I tie here on Friday.

Ramkumar will, however, thank the hot and humid conditions here for playimg a part in his win. The 21-year-old Indian was leading 6-3, 2-6, 6-3, 6-5 (15-15) when the Korean suffered a cramp in his right thigh and was unable to continue.

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Bolivia beat Cuba to enter Davis Cup Play-offs

Bolivia beat Cuba 3-0 at the La Paz Tennis Club in Bolivia to secure their presence in the Davis Cup Group 2 Play-offs.

Bolivia, who beat Panama on Monday, will face Jamaica and if the South Americans win they will finish Pool A in first place. This will also determine who they will play from Pool B in the play-offs at the weekend which, if they win, will allow them to advance to the Americas Zone Group 2 in 2017.

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