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The Davis Cup tournament was conceived in 1899 by four members of the Harvard University tennis team.
The Davis Cup is the most important team competition in this sport. It is an annual tournament that is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and is contested between teams of players from the competing countries in a knock-out format. Each series in every Davis Cup round consists of 5 matches between two countries. It is played in three days, the two matches in the first day are singles, the second day is destinated to a doubles match and last day is for the final two singles, usually played by the same contestans of the first day buy swapping opponents.

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Year Davis Cup Champions
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 1939
02 Sep - 05 Sep / Merion Cricket Club, Haverford, PA (USA)
Australia Flag Australia 3-2 USA USA Flag

Australia USA Score
John Bromwich Bobby Riggs 4-6, 0-6, 5-7
Adrian Quist Frank Parker 3-6, 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, 5-7
J. Bromwich / A. Quist J. Hunt / J. Kramer 5-7, 6-2, 7-5, 6-2
Adrian Quist Bobby Riggs 6-1, 6-4, 3-6, 3-6, 6-4
John Bromwich Frank Parker 6-0, 6-3, 6-1
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1938
03 Sep - 05 Sep / Germantown Cricket C, Philadelphia, PA (USA)
USA Flag USA 3-2 Australia Australia Flag

USA Australia Score
Bobby Riggs Adrian Quist 4-6, 6-0, 8-6, 6-1
Don Budge John Bromwich 6-2, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5
D. Budge / G. Mako J. Bromwich / A. Quist 6-0, 3-6, 4-6, 2-6
Don Budge Adrian Quist 8-6, 6-1, 6-2
Bobby Riggs John Bromwich 4-6, 6-4, 0-6, 2-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1937
24 Jul - 27 Jul / Centre Court, Wimbledon, London (England)
USA Flag USA 4-1 Great Britain Great Britain Flag

USA Great Britain Score
Frank Parker Bunny Austin 3-6, 2-6, 5-7
Don Budge Charles Hare 15-13, 6-1, 6-2
D. Budge / G. Mako R. Tuckey / F. Wilde 6-3, 7-5, 7-9, 12-10
Frank Parker Charles Hare 6-2, 6-4, 6-2
Don Budge Bunny Austin 8-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Great Britain Flag
Great Britain
Davis Cup 1936
25 Jul - 28 Jul / Centre Court, Wimbledon, London (England)
Great Britain Flag Great Britain 3-2 Australia Australia Flag

Great Britain Australia Score
Bunny Austin Jack Crawford 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-1
Fred Perry Adrian Quist 6-1, 4-6, 7-5, 6-2
P. Hughes / R. Tuckey J. Crawford / A. Quist 4-6, 6-2, 5-7, 8-10
Bunny Austin Adrian Quist 4-6, 6-3, 5-7, 2-6
Fred Perry Jack Crawford 6-2, 6-3, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Great Britain Flag
Great Britain
Davis Cup 1935
27 Jul - 30 Jul / Centre Court, Wimbledon, London (England)
Great Britain Flag Great Britain 5-0 USA USA Flag

Great Britain USA Score
Bunny Austin Wilmer Allison 6-2, 2-6, 4-6, 6-3, 7-5
Fred Perry Don Budge 6-0, 6-8, 6-3, 6-4
P. Hughes / R. Tuckey W. Allison / J. Van Ryn 6-2, 1-6, 6-8, 6-3, 6-3
Bunny Austin Don Budge 6-2, 6-4, 6-8, 7-5
Fred Perry Wilmer Allison 4-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Great Britain Flag
Great Britain
Davis Cup 1934
28 Jul - 31 Jul / Centre Court, Wimbledon, London (England)
Great Britain Flag Great Britain 4-1 USA USA Flag

Great Britain USA Score
Bunny Austin Frank Shields 6-4, 6-4, 6-1
Fred Perry Sidney Wood 6-1, 4-6, 5-7, 6-0, 6-3
P. Hughes / H. Lee G. Lott / L. Stoefen 5-7, 0-6, 4-6, 7-9
Fred Perry Frank Shields 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, 15-13
Bunny Austin Sidney Wood 6-4, 6-0, 6-8, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Great Britain Flag
Great Britain
Davis Cup 1933
28 Jul - 30 Jul / Roland Garros, Auteuil, Paris (France)
Great Britain Flag Great Britain 3-2 France France Flag

Great Britain France Score
Bunny Austin Andre Merlin 6-3, 6-4, 6-0
Fred Perry Henri Cochet 8-10, 6-4, 8-6, 3-6, 6-1
P. Hughes / H. Lee J. Borotra / J. Brugnon 3-6, 6-8, 2-6
Bunny Austin Henri Cochet 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, 4-6, 4-6
Fred Perry Andre Merlin 4-6, 8-6, 6-2, 7-5
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1932
29 Jul - 31 Jul / Roland Garros, Auteuil, Paris (France)
France Flag France 3-2 USA USA Flag

France USA Score
Jean Borotra Ellsworth Vines 6-4, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4
Henri Cochet Wilmer Allison 5-7, 7-5, 7-5, 6-2
J. Brugnon / H. Cochet W. Allison / J. Van Ryn 3-6, 13-11, 5-7, 6-4, 4-6
Jean Borotra Wilmer Allison 1-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2, 7-5
Henri Cochet Ellsworth Vines 6-4, 6-0, 5-7, 6-8, 2-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1931
24 Jul - 26 Jul / Roland Garros, Auteuil, Paris (France)
France Flag France 3-2 Great Britain Great Britain Flag

France Great Britain Score
Henri Cochet Bunny Austin 3-6, 11-9, 6-2, 6-4
Jean Borotra Fred Perry 6-4, 8-10, 0-6, 6-4, 4-6
J. Brugnon / H. Cochet P. Hughes / C. Kingaley 6-1, 5-7, 6-3, 8-6
Jean Borotra Bunny Austin 5-7, 3-6, 6-3, 5-7
Henri Cochet Fred Perry 6-4, 1-6, 9-7, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1930
25 Jul - 27 / Roland Garros, Auteuil, Paris (France)
France Flag France 4-1 USA USA Flag

France USA Score
Jean Borotra Bill Tilden 6-2, 5-7, 4-6, 5-7
Henri Cochet George Lott 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
J. Brugnon / H. Cochet W. Allison / J. Van Ryn 6-3, 7-5, 1-6, 6-2
Jean Borotra George Lott 5-7, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2, 8-6
Henri Cochet Bill Tilden 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 7-5
hampion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1929
26 Jul - 28 Jul / Roland Garros, Auteuil, Paris (France)
France Flag France 3-2 USA USA Flag

France USA Score
Henri Cochet Bill Tilden 6-3, 6-1, 6-2
Jean Borotra George Lott 6-1, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5
J. Borotra / H. Cochet W. Allison / J. Van Ryn 1-6, 6-8, 4-6
Jean Borotra Bill Tilden 6-4, 1-6, 4-6, 5-7
Henri Cochet George Lott 6-1, 3-6, 6-0, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1928
27 Jul - 29 Jul / Roland Garros, Auteuil, Paris (France)
France Flag France 4-1 USA USA Flag

France USA Score
Rene Lacoste Bill Tilden 6-1, 4-6, 4-6, 6-2, 3-6
Henri Cochet John Hennessey 5-7, 9-7, 6-3, 6-0
J. Borotra / H. Cochet F. Hunter / B. Tilden 6-4, 6-8, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2
Henri Cochet Bill Tilden 9-7, 8-6, 6-4
Rene Lacoste John Hennessey 4-6, 6-1, 7-5, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1927
08 Sep - 10 Sep / Germantown Cricket C, Philadelphia, PA (USA)
France Flag France 3-2 USA USA Flag

France USA Score
Rene Lacoste Bill Johnston 6-3, 6-2, 6-2
Henri Cochet Bill Tilden 4-6, 6-2, 2-6, 6-8
J. Borotra / J. Brugnon F. Hunter / B. Tilden 6-3, 3-6, 3-6, 6-4, 0-6
Rene Lacoste Bill Tilden 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2
Henri Cochet Bill Johnston 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1926
09 Sep - 11 Sep / Germantown Cricket C, Philadelphia, PA (USA)
USA Flag USA 4-1 France France Flag

USA France Score
Bill Johnston Rene Lacoste 6-0, 6-4, 0-6, 6-0
Bill Tilden Jean Borotra 6-2, 6-3, 6-3
V. Richards / N. Williams J. Brugnon / H. Cochet 6-4, 6-4, 6-2
Bill Johnston Jean Borotra 8-6, 6-4, 9-7
Bill Tilden Rene Lacoste 6-4, 4-6, 6-8, 6-8
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1925
11 Sep - 13 Sep / Germantown Cricket C, Philadelphia, PA (USA)
USA Flag USA 5-0 France France Flag

USA France Score
Bill Tilden Jean Borotra 4-6, 6-0, 2-6, 9-7, 6-4
Bill Johnston Rene Lacoste 6-1, 6-1, 6-8, 6-3
V. Richards / N. Williams J. Borotra / R. Lacoste 6-4, 6-4, 6-3
Bill Tilden Rene Lacoste 3-6, 10-12, 8-6, 7-5, 6-2
Bill Johnston Jean Borotra 6-1, 6-4, 6-0
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1924
11 Sep - 13 Sep / Germantown Cricket C, Philadelphia, PA (USA)
USA Flag USA 5-0 Australia Australia Flag

USA Australia Score
Bill Tilden Gerald Patterson 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
Vincent Richards Pat O'hara-Wood 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
B. Johnston / B. Tilden P. O'hara-Wood / G. Patterson 5-7, 6-3, 6-4, 6-1
Bill Tilden Pat O'hara-Wood 6-2, 6-1, 6-1
Vincent Richards Gerald Patterson 6-3, 7-5, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1923
31 Aug - 03 Sep / West Side TC, Forest Hills, NY (USA)
USA Flag USA 4-1 Australia Australia Flag

USA Australia Score
Bill Tilden John Hawkes 6-4, 6-2, 6-1
Bill Johnston James Anderson 6-4, 2-6, 6-2, 5-7, 2-6
B. Tilden / N. Williams J. Anderson / J. Hawkes 17-15, 11-13, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2
Bill Tilden James Anderson 6-2, 6-3, 1-6, 7-5
Bill Johnston John Hawkes 6-0, 6-2, 6-1
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1922
01 Sep - 05 Sep / West Side TC, 238th Street, NY (USA)
USA Flag USA 4-1 Australia Australia Flag

USA Australia Score
Bill Tilden Gerald Patterson 7-5, 10-8, 6-0
Bill Johnston James Anderson 6-1, 6-2, 6-3
V. Richards / B. Tilden P. O'hara-Wood / G. Patterson 4-6, 0-6, 3-6
Bill Tilden James Anderson 6-4, 5-7, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
Bill Johnston Gerald Patterson 6-2, 6-2, 6-1
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1921
02 Sep - 05 Sep / West Side TC, 238th Street, NY (USA)
USA Flag USA 5-0 Japan Japan Flag

USA Japan Score
Bill Johnston Ichiya Kumagai 6-2, 6-4, 6-2
Bill Tilden Zenzo Shimizu 5-7, 4-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-1
W. Washburn / N. Williams I. Kumagai / Z. Shimizu 6-2, 7-5, 4-6, 7-5
Bill Tilden Ichiya Kumagai 9-7, 6-4, 6-1
Bill Johnston Zenzo Shimizu 6-3, 5-7, 6-2, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1922
30 Dec - 01 Jan / Domain Cricket Cl, Auckland (New Zealand)
USA Flag USA 5-0 Australia Australia Flag

USA Australia Score
Bill Tilden Norman Brookes 10-8, 6-4, 1-6, 6-4
Bill Johnston Gerald Patterson 6-3, 6-1, 6-1
B. Johnston / B. Tilden N. Brookes / G. Patterson 4-6, 6-4, 6-0, 6-4
Bill Tilden Gerald Patterson 5-7, 6-2, 6-3, 6-3
Bill Johnston Norman Brookes 5-7, 7-5, 6-3, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 1919
16 Jan - 21 Jan / Double Bay Grounds, Sydney, NSW (Australia)
Australia Flag Australia 4-1 Great Britain Great Britain Flag

Australia Great Britain Score
James Anderson Algernon Kingscote 5-7, 2-6, 4-6
Gerald Patterson Arthur Lowe 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 6-3
N. Brookes / G. Patterson A. Beamish / A. Kingscote 6-0, 6-0, 6-2
Gerald Patterson Algernon Kingscote 6-4, 6-4, 8-6
James Anderson Arthur Lowe 6-4, 5-7, 6-3, 4-6, 12-10
1915 - 1918 Not played due to World War I
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 1914
13 Aug - 15 Aug / West Side TC, 238th Street, NY (USA)
Australia Flag Australia 3-2 USA USA Flag

Australia USA Score
Tony Wilding Norris Williams 7-5, 6-2, 6-3
Norman Brookes Maurice Mc Loughlin 15-17, 3-6, 3-6
N. Brookes / T. Wilding T. Bundy / M. Mc Loughlin 6-3, 8-6, 9-7
Norman Brookes Norris Williams 6-1, 6-2, 8-10, 6-3
Tony Wilding Maurice Mc Loughlin 2-6, 3-6, 6-2, 2-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1913
25 Jul - 28 Jul /Worple Road, Wimbledon, London (England)
USA Flag USA 3-2 Great Britain Great Britain Flag

USA Great Britain Score
Maurice Mc Loughlin James Parke 10-8, 5-7, 4-6, 6-1, 5-7
Norris Williams Charles Dixon 8-6, 3-6, 6-2, 1-6, 7-5
H. Hackett / M. Mc Loughlin C. Dixon / H. Roper-Barrett 5-7, 6-1, 2-6, 7-5, 6-4
Maurice Mc Loughlin Charles Dixon 8-6, 6-3, 6-2
Norris Williams James Parke 2-6, 7-5, 7-5, 4-6, 2-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
British Isles
Davis Cup 1912
28 Nov - 30 Nov / Albert Ground, Melbourne, VIC (Australia)
British Isles 3-2 Australasia

British Isles Australasia Score
James Parke Norman Brookes 8-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-2
Charles Dixon Rodney Heath 5-7, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
A. Beamish / J. Parke N. Brookes / A. Dunlop 4-6, 1-6, 5-7
Charles Dixon Norman Brookes 2-6, 4-6, 4-6
James Parke Rodney Heath 6-2, 6-4, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australasia
Davis Cup 1911
01 Jan - 03 Jan / Hagley Park, Christchurch (New Zealand)
Australasia 4-0 USA USA Flag

Australasia USA Score
Norman Brookes Beals Wright 6-4, 2-6, 6-3, 6-3
Rodney Heath William Larned 2-6, 6-1, 7-5, 6-2
N. Brookes / A. Dunlop M. Mc Loughlin / B. Wright 6-4, 5-7, 7-5, 6-4
Norman Brookes Maurice Mc Loughlin 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
Rodney Heath Beals Wright Not played
1910 Not Held
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australasia
Davis Cup 1909
27 Nov - 30 Nov / Double Bay Grounds, Sydney, NSW (Australia)
Australasia 5-0 USA USA Flag

Australasia USA Score
Norman Brookes Maurice Mc Loughlin 6-2, 6-2, 6-4
Tony Wilding Melville Long 6-2, 7-5, 6-1
N. Brookes / T. Wilding M. Long / M. Mc Loughlin 12-10, 9-7, 6-3
Norman Brookes Melville Long 6-4, 7-5, 8-6
Tony Wilding Maurice Mc Loughlin 3-6, 8-6, 6-2, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australasia
Davis Cup 1908
27 Nov - 30 Nov / Albert Ground, Melbourne, VIC (Australia)
Australasia 3-2 USA USA Flag

Australasia USA Score
Norman Brookes Fred Alexander 5-7, 9-7, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
Tony Wilding Beals Wright 6-3, 5-7, 3-6, 1-6
N. Brookes / T. Wilding F. Alexander / B. Wright 6-4, 6-2, 5-7, 2-6, 6-4
Norman Brookes Beals Wright 6-0, 6-3, 5-7, 2-6, 10-12
Tony Wilding Fred Alexander 6-3, 6-4, 6-1
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australasia
Davis Cup 1907
20 Jul - 23 Jul / Worple Road, Wimbledon, London (England)
Australasia 3-2 British Isles

Australasia British Isles Score
Norman Brookes Arthur Gore 7-5, 6-1, 7-5
Tony Wilding Herbert Roper-Barrett 1-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-5
N. Brookes / T. Wilding A. Gore / H. Roper-Barrett 6-3, 6-4, 5-7, 2-6, 11-13
Tony Wilding Arthur Gore 6-3, 3-6, 5-7, 2-6
Norman Brookes Herbert Roper-Barrett 6-2, 6-0, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
British Isles
Davis Cup 1906
15 Jun - 18 Jun / Worple Road, Wimbledon, London (England)
British Isles 5-0 USA USA Flag

British Isles USA Score
Sidney Smith Raymond Little 6-4, 6-4, 6-1
Laurence Doherty Holcombe Ward 6-2, 8-6, 6-3
L. Doherty / R. Doherty R. Little / H. Ward 3-6, 11-9, 9-7, 6-1
Sidney Smith Holcombe Ward 6-1, 6-0, 6-4
Laurence Doherty Raymond Little 3-6, 6-3, 6-8, 6-1, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
British Isles
Davis Cup 1905
21 Jul - 24 Jul / Worple Road, Wimbledon, London (England)
British Isles 5-0 USA USA Flag

British Isles USA Score
Laurence Doherty Holcombe Ward 7-9, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-0
Sidney Smith William Larned 6-4, 6-4, 5-7, 6-4
L. Doherty / R. Doherty H. Ward / B. Wright 8-10, 6-2, 6-2, 4-6, 8-6
Laurence Doherty William Larned 6-4, 2-6, 6-8, 6-4, 6-2
Sidney Smith William Clothier 6-1, 6-4, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
British Isles
Davis Cup 1904
02 Jul - 05 Jul / Worple Road, Wimbledon, London (England)
British Isles 5-0 Belgium Belgium Flag

British Isles Belgium Score
Frank Riseley William Le Maire De Warzee 6-1, 6-4, 6-2
Laurence Doherty Paul De Borman 6-4, 6-1, 6-1
L. Doherty / R. Doherty P. De Borman / W. Le Maire De Warzee 6-0, 6-1, 6-3
Laurence Doherty William Le Maire De Warzee Not played Walkover
Frank Riseley Paul De Borman 4-6, 6-2, 8-6, 7-5
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
British Isles
Davis Cup 1903
04 Aug - 08 Aug / Longwood Cricket Club, Boston, MA (USA)
British Isles 4-1 USA USA Flag

British Isles USA Score
Reggie Doherty William Larned Not played Walkover
Laurence Doherty Robert Wrenn 6-0, 6-3, 6-4
L. Doherty / R. Doherty G. Wrenn / R. Wrenn 7-5, 9-7, 2-6, 6-3
Laurence Doherty William Larned 6-3, 6-8, 6-0, 2-6, 7-5
Reggie Doherty Robert Wrenn 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-8, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1902
06 Aug - 08 Aug / Crescent Athletic Club, Brooklyn, NY (USA)
USA Flag USA 3-2 British Isles

USA British Isles Score
Malcolm Whitman Joshua Pim 6-1, 6-1, 1-6, 6-0
William Larned Reggie Doherty 6-2, 6-3, 3-6, 4-6, 4-6
D. Sr. Davis / H. Ward L. Doherty / R. Doherty 6-3, 8-10, 3-6, 4-6
William Larned Joshua Pim 6-3, 6-2, 6-3
Malcolm Whitman Reggie Doherty 6-1, 7-5, 6-4
1901 Not Held
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1900
08 Aug - 10 Aug / Longwood Cricket Club, Boston, MA (USA)
USA Flag USA 3-0 British Isles

USA British Isles Score
Dwight Sr. Davis Ernest Black 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 6-4
Malcolm Whitman Arthur Gore 6-1, 6-3, 6-2
D. Sr. Davis / H. Ward E. Black / H. Roper-Barrett 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
Dwight Sr. Davis Arthur Gore 9-7, 9-9 Played and Unfinished
Malcolm Whitman Ernest Black Not played
 
   

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