Serbia into first Davis Cup final Serbia has reached the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas final for the first time, and will be at home to France following Janko Tipsarevic's straight-sets win over Radek Stepanek.
The Serbs’ No. 2 player defeated Stepanek 60 76(6) 64 in the decisive fifth rubber of the Serbia-Czech Republic semifinal in Belgrade. The tie went to the wire following Novak Djokovic’s four-set victory earlier in the day against Tomas Berdych.
DAVIS CUP - All the results of the week-end 17-19 Sept. 2010
World Group Semifinals
France beat. Argentina 5-0 at Lyon, France, hard
Serbia beat Czech Republic 3-2 at Belgrade, Serbia, hard
World Group Playoffs
Austria beat Israel 3-2 at Tel Aviv, Israel
United States beat Colombia 3-1 at Bogota, Colombia
Germany beat South Africa 5-0 at Stuttgart, Germany
Sweden beat Italy 3-2 at Lidkoping, Sweden
India beat Brazil 3-2 at Chennai, India
Australia leads. Belgium 2-1 at North Cairns, Australia
Kazakhstan beat Switzerland 5-0 at Astana, Kazakhstan