Davis Cup of Tennis 2015 was won by Britain [ Current Affairs ]

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Since 1936 for the first time Andy Murray led Britain have won the 2015 Davis Cup and for the 10th time in the competition’s 115 - year history. 104th edition of the competition was won by Britain tennis team by 3 - 1 score in finals.

Davis Cup 2015 results

  • Round 1: David Goffin of Belgium beaten Kyle Edmund of Britain by 6 - 3, 6 - 1, 2 - 6, 1 - 6, 0 - 6 score.
  • Round 2: in this round Andy Murray of Britain has got the lead beaten Ruben Bemelmans of Belgium by 6 - 3, 6 - 2 and 7 - 5 score.
  • Round 3: Andy Murray and Jamie Murray pair of Britain beaten Steve Darcis and David Goffin pair of Belgium by 6 - 4, 4 - 6, 6 - 2 and 6 - 2 score.
  • Round 4: In final round Andy Murray of Great Britain beat David Goffin of Belgium by 6 - 3, 7 - 5 and 6 - 3 score.

Following the Davis Cup 2015 results, the top three teams are:

  • Czech Republic (28231.25 points)
  • Switzerland (21518.75)
  • Britain (15196.56)

About Davis Cup

  • The Davis Cup is organized by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) as premier international team event in men’s tennis.
  • In 1900, it was established as a tennis challenge between Britain and the United States.
  • From that time it is challenged annually between teams from competing countries in a knock - out format.
  • United States has won the tournament for record 32 times.
  • The women’s tournament is known as the Fed Cup equivalent to Davis Cup.
  • The countries who have won both Davis Cup and Fed Cup titles in the same year are Australia, US and Czech Republic.

- Published on: November 30, 2015