Friendly Fribourg – The Swiss City Did Itself Proud As a Davis Cup Host

By Junior Williams FRIBOURG, Switzerland -- When I heard that the United States had drawn an away tie against Switzerland for the first round of Davis Cup World Group 2012, I assumed it would end up in a large city such as Geneva or Zurich. Then the … [Read more...]

U.S. Completes Davis Cup Sweep of Switzerland

DAVIS CUP: U.S. SWEEPS SWITZERLAND Harrison, Isner Victories Complete 5-0 Shutout By Junior Williams FRIBOURG, Switzerland -- The United States has swept a Davis Cup tie for the first time in eight years, beating Switzerland 5-0 in the first … [Read more...]

Notes and Quotes from Day 2 of Davis Cup – US versus Switzerland

FRIBOURG, Switzerland – The United States clinched a berth in the Davis Cup quarterfinal round with the doubles team of Mardy Fish and Mike Bryan stunning the Swiss team of Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3. The win gave the … [Read more...]

Nethead Photo Album from US-Switzerland Davis Cup Tie

FRIBOURG, Switzerland - They travel the world to cheer on the United States Davis Cup team. You've probably noticed them wearing red, white and blue adorned with a net that says 'USA" on their heads - they are the Netheads. A few of the Netheads … [Read more...]

Bryan, Fish win doubles over Switzerland’s Federer, Wawrinka to Send USA to Davis Cup Quarterfinals

DAVIS CUP: U.S. HEADS TO QUARTERFINALS Bryan, Fish win doubles over Switzerland's Federer, Wawrinka By Junior Williams FRIBOURG, Switzerland --- The shocker is complete. The United States is moving on to the Davis Cup World Group quarterfinals … [Read more...]

Notes and Quotes from Day 1 of Davis Cup – US versus Switzerland

FRIBOURG, Switzerland - The United States took a 2-0 lead over Switzerland  on Friday in its 2012 Davis Cup World Group first round match at the Forum Fribourg in Fribourg, Switzerland.  John Isner stunned Roger Federer in four sets to earn his … [Read more...]

Davis Cup Stunner in Switzerland – Isner upsets Federer, Fish outlasts Wawrinka to put U.S. up 2-0

DAVIS CUP STUNNER IN SWITZERLAND Isner upsets Federer, Fish outlasts Wawrinka to put U.S. up 2-0 By Junior Williams FRIBOURG, Switzerland --- This wasn't supposed to happen. A home crowd left the Forum Fribourg stunned after the United States took … [Read more...]

Kourtin’ Karen’s Tennis Week in Review

Kourtin' Karen's tennis week in review for the week ending February 5, 2012   15-0 Happy Birthday to TPN Monday, February 6, 2012 marks the fourth anniversary of this site which began as Global Village Tennis News. Check the Facebook page … [Read more...]