Sunday, October 20, 2019
News

Mardy Fish named skipper of US Davis Cup team

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Washington | Thursday, 2019 8:15:04 AM IST
Mardy Fish, the former world number seven tennis player, has been named as US captain for the first edition of the new-look Davis Cup.

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) confirmed on Wednesday that Fish would replace Jim Courier to become the team's 41st captain, Xinhua news agency reported.

The 37-year-old, who retired in 2015, won a combined 14 titles on the ATP Tour -- six in singles and eight in doubles during his career.

Fish will lead the team into the competition which will be held in Madrid from November 18-24.

--IANS pgh/

( 105 Words)

2019-01-10-07:42:05 (IANS)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS ()
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
 
MORE SPORTS NEWS
Military Games will help players to prep...
Ranchi Test: Kohli's struggle with DRS c...
Future Kids school win basketball com...
11-year chess player evicted from tourne...
Rashid, Ajeetesh climb to the top of gol...
Qualifiers battle it out before making c...
More...
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
UP: BSF jawan killed in firing by Bangla...
When Hussain Sagar lake became 'Jai Shri...
Maharashtra: Case registered for sending...
India, Philippines to bolster cooperatio...
Odisha: Illegal firecracker production u...
Karnataka: Siddaramaiah accuses Yediyura...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Turkey threatens to 'crush' Kurds i... 
Military Games will help players to... 
Sanmoy's arrest bring opposition pa... 
Boris Johnson refuses to sign lette... 
41 subway stations damaged during p... 
Jharkhand: With belief of venom imm... 
UP: Woman accuses husband of giving... 
Chinese state media warns NBA commi...