Definitions for davis cup

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Davis Cup(noun)

    cup awarded for the annual international team tennis competition


  1. Davis Cup

    The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis. It is run by the International Tennis Federation and is contested annually between teams from competing countries in a knock-out format. The competition began in 1900 as a challenge between Great Britain and the United States. By 2013, 130 nations entered teams into the competition. The most successful countries over the history of the tournament are the United States and Australia. The present champion is the Czech Republic who beat Spain to claim the title. The women's equivalent of the Davis Cup is the Fed Cup.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gael Monfils:

    Quite honestly, I don't have a place in the Davis Cup, there's an impression that I can play well on grass, but it's nothing but an impression.

  2. Stan Wawrinka:

    Honestly I don't try to compare Stan Wawrinka to them or try to be part of a group. I just want to do the best I can in my career, i'm really happy with what I have done especially in the last two years because that is when it all started, with the two grand slams, the Davis Cup( title in 2014) and everything.


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