Tag Archives: Davis Cup

Serving up Longwood’s Grass Courts

It was 10 a.m. on a bright sunny day in June, and the members at Longwood Cricket Club in Chestnut Hill, just west of Boston, all dressed in white, slowly began to fill up the grass tennis courts. The early-morning dew had … Continue reading

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Davis Cup Final Preview

In the summer of 1947, three men from Czechoslovakia took on the two-man Yugoslavian team in the Davis Cup European final. Now, 66 years later, the two arch rivals meet again in a final, this time as quite recently formed … Continue reading

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Davis Cup: Semifinal Showdowns

With the closing of the season’s final Grand Slam, attention shifted to the Davis Cup World Group semifinals over the weekend. Dating all the way back to the 1900s, Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men’s tennis. … Continue reading

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