The U.S. workforce is into the quarterfinals at the Davis Cup for the third straight season because it tries to win the title for the first time since 2007.
Behind prime 20 ranked gamers Sam Querrey and John Isner, the U.S. cruised previous Serbia in the opening spherical three-1. Each Querrey and Isner gained their singles matches and the deciding victory got here in doubles as Ryan Harrison and Steve Johnson took care of enterprise in straight units.
MORE: Fed Cup 2018: Lineup, schedule, how to watch
The U.S. is about to face final yr’s runner-up, Belgium, for an opportunity to attain its first semifinal since 2012.
The nations have confronted off 4 occasions in Davis Cup historical past, with the U.S. profitable every one, the most up-to-date in 2005, when Andy Roddick, James Blake and Bob and Mike Bryan defeated the Belgians four-1.
The U.S. workforce’s match towards Belgium is slated to go from Friday, April 6, by way of Sunday, April eight. The match will probably be held at the Curb Occasion Middle in Nashville, Tenn., with the begin occasions nonetheless to be decided.
The primary two rubbers can be performed on Friday at 6 p.m. ET. The third and fourth rubber will probably be performed Saturday at 6 p.m. ET and if crucial, the fifth rubber will happen on Sunday at four p.m. ET. The rubbers are formally set as nicely and you may take a look at who performs who and when, under.
denotes if the match is important
|Rubber 1: Friday, April 6|
|John Isner (USA) vs. Joris De Loore (BEL)|
|Rubber 2: Friday, April 6|
|Sam Querrey (USA) vs. Ruben Bemelmans (BEL)|
|Rubber three: Saturday, April 7|
|Ryan Harrison/Jack Sock (USA) vs. Sander Gille/Joran Vliegen (BEL)|
|Rubber four: Sunday, April eight*|
|John Isner (USA) vs. Ruben Bemelmans (BEL)|
|Rubber 5: Sunday, April eight*|
|Sam Querrey (USA) vs. Joris De Loore (BEL)|
How to watch
The Tennis Channel will broadcast all match play for the U.S. Davis Cup quarterfinal tie so followers can tune in there to see Querrey, Isner and the returning Jack Sock hit the courtroom.