Kazakhstan takes 2-0 lead over Austria

by: AP | February 01, 2013

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP)—Andrey Golubev and Evgeny Korolev won their singles matches Friday to give Kazakhstan a 2-0 lead over Austria in the first round of the Davis Cup.

Golubev beat Andreas Haider-Maurer 7-6 (2), 6-3, 7-6 (5) in the opening match, and Korolev followed up by defeating Jurgen Melzer 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-2.

The doubles match is scheduled for Saturday, and the reverse singles will be played Sunday.
 

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

In the Cincinnati QFs, Nick Kyrgios was as on as Rafael Nadal was off

In each of their second matches of the day, the enigmatic Aussie rolled past Rafa.

Alexander Zverev brimming with confidence heading into U.S. Open

After an early exit in Cincinnati, the world No. 7 will take a small break. 

Andy Murray will travel to New York, is expected to play U.S. Open

The 30-year-old has been sidelined with a hip injury since Wimbledon.