The ITF confirmed the calendar dates for the 2014 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas:
World Group first round January 31 – February 2
World Group quarterfinals April 4-6
World Group semifinals and play-offs September 12-14
World Group Final November 21-23
The draw for the 2014 Davis Cup competition will take place in London on Wednesday, September 18.
The 2013 Davis Cup World Group semifinals and World Group play-offs will take place on September 13-15. In the semifinals, Serbia is at home to Canada, and Czech Republic is at home to Argentina. The winners will contest the World Group Final on November 15-17.
World No. 7 Milos Raonic returned home to Toronto to throw the opening pitch at the Blue Jays vs. Red Sox baseball game at the Rogers Centre on Tuesday night. It wasn’t the classic opening throw, with Raonic instead serving a tennis ball to Mark Buehrle, a pitcher, who wore a catcher's mask to stay safe.
I decided to try to write an article on how important the tournaments are the next 3 weeks and really the next 6 weeks including the US Open, but I felt the best way to illustrate that was to show how important these events have been to the Big Four: Federer, Djokovic, Nadal and Murray.
A season that started with three straight losses and season-ending injuries to three of their four roster players is ending in an improbable trip to the 2014 Mylan WTT Finals after the Springfield Lasers upset the San Diego Aviators 22-17 on Thursday night to win the Mylan WTT Western Conference title.
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) proudly announces it's a Platinum Sponsor of the Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies, to be held August 15-23, 2014 at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale, Tournament Director Anne Worcester announced today. The tournament is a Women's Tennis Association (WTA) event that is part of the U.S. Open Series.