Czechs take 2-1 lead over Spain in Davis Cup (Yahoo! Sports)

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Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych, left, looks on as his teammate Radek Stepanek, right, serves to Spain's Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez during their tennis Davis Cup final doubles match in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Republic won the doubles Saturday to take a 2-1 lead over defending champion Spain in the Davis Cup final, moving one victory away from its first title as an independent nation.


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