Switzerland rolled but record match keeps Argentina alive
Switzerland rolled but record match keeps Argentina alive

Switzerland`s Davis Cup title defence ended with a whimper on Sunday as Leonardo Mayer ground out the longest win in the tournament`s history to keep Argentina`s hopes alive.

Leonardo Mayer`s epic Davis Cup win keeps Argentina alive
Leonardo Mayer`s epic Davis Cup win keeps Argentina alive

Leonardo Mayer defeated Joao Souza in an historic five-set duel lasting six hours and 42 minutes on Sunday to keep Argentina alive against Brazil in their Davis Cup World Group first-round tie.

Mayer's epic Davis Cup win keeps Argentina alive

Leonardo Mayer defeated Joao Souza in an historic five-set battle lasting six hours and 42 minutes on Sunday to keep Argentina alive against Brazil in their Davis Cup World Group first-round tie.

Rafael Nadal faces Souza in Brazil Open second round

Former World No.1 Rafael Nadal will face Brazilian qualifier Joao Souza in his opening singles tennis match at the Brazil Open.