Great Britain moved into the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup for the first time in over 27 years following Andy Murray’s defeat of Sam Querrey to clinch the tie over their American hosts. Murray had already defeated Donald Young in an earlier singles rubber.
The crucial breakthrough for the British team came when unheralded James Ward shocked Querrey to put the UK in the driving seat going into the final day.
Czech Republic 3; Netherlands 2
Japan 4; Canada 1
Germany 4; Spain 1
France 5; Australia 0
USA 1; Great Britain 3
Argentina 1; Italy 3
Kazakhstan 3; Belgium 2
Serbia 2; Switzerland 3
Cover Photo: Carine06, Creative Commons License (James Ward, GB)