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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
Croatia Flag
Croatia
Davis Cup 2005
02 Dec - 04 Dec / Sibamac Arena National Tennis Centre, Bratislava (Slovak Republic)
Croatia Flag Croatia 3-2 Slovak Republic Slovak Republic Flag

Croatia Slovak Republic Score
Ivan Ljubicic Karol Kucera 6-3, 6-4, 6-3
Mario Ancic Dominik Hrbaty 6-7, 3-6, 7-6, 4-6
M. Ancic / I. Ljubicic D. Hrbaty / M. Mertinak 7-6, 6-3, 7-6
Ivan Ljubicic Dominik Hrbaty 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 3-6, 4-6
Mario Ancic Michal Mertinak 7-6, 6-3, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Spain Flag
Spain
Davis Cup 2004
03 Dec - 05 Dec / Estadio Olimpico De Sevilla, Seville (Spain)
Spain Flag Spain 3-2 USA USA Flag

Spain USA Score
Carlos Moya Mardy Fish 6-4, 6-2, 6-3
Rafael Nandal Andy Roddick 6-7, 6-2, 7-6, 6-2
J. C. Ferrero / T. Robredo B. Bryan / M. Bryan 0-6, 3-6, 2-6
Carlos Moya Andy Roddick 6-2, 7-6, 7-6
Tommy Robredo Mardy Fish 6-7, 2-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 2003
28 Nov - 30 Nov / Melbourne Park, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne (Australia)
Australia Flag Australia 3-1 Spain Spain Flag

Australia Spain Score
Lleyton Hewitt Juan Carlos Ferrero 3-6, 6-3, 3-6, 7-6, 6-2
Mark Philippoussis Carlos Moya 4-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-7
W. Arthurs / T. Woodbridge A. Corretja / F. Lopez 6-3, 6-1, 6-3
Mark Philippoussis Juan Carlos Ferrero 7-5, 6-3, 1-6, 2-6, 6-0
Lleyton Hewitt Carlos Moya Not played
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Russia Flag
Russia
Davis Cup 2002
29 Nov - 01 Dec / Palais Omnisports Paris Bercy, Paris (France)
Russia Flag Russia 3-2 France France Flag

Russia France Score
Marat Safin Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4
Yevgeny Kafelnikov Sebastien Grosjean 6-7, 3-6, 0-6
Y. Kafelnikov / M. Safin N. Escude / F. Santoro 3-6, 6-3, 7-5, 3-6, 4-6
Marat Safin Sebastien Grosjean 6-3, 6-2, 7-6
Mikhail Youzhny Paul-Henri Mathieu 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 7-5, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 2001
30 Nov - 02 Dec / Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Victoria (Australia)
France Flag France 3-2 Australia Australia Flag

France Australia Score
Nicolas Escude Lleyton Hewitt 4-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Sebastien Grosjean Patrick Rafter 3-6, 6-7, 5-7
C. Pioline / F. Santoro L. Hewitt / P. Rafter 2-6, 6-3, 7-6, 6-1
Sebastien Grosjean Lleyton Hewitt 3-6, 2-6, 3-6
Nicolas Escude Wayne Arthurs 7-6, 6-7, 6-3, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Spain Flag
Spain
Davis Cup 2000
08 Dec - 10 Dec / Palau Sant Jordi, Barcelona (Spain)
Spain Flag Spain 3-1 Australia Australia Flag

Spain Australia Score
Albert Costa Lleyton Hewitt 6-3, 1-6, 6-2, 4-6, 4-6
Juan Carlos Ferrero Patrick Rafter 6-7, 7-6, 6-2, 3-1ret.
J. M. Balcells / A. Corretja S. Stolle / M. Woodforde 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
Juan Carlos Ferrero Lleyton Hewitt 6-2, 7-6, 4-6, 6-4
Albert Costa Patrick Rafter Not played
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 1999
03 Dec - 05 Dec / Acropolis Exhibition Hall, Nice (France)
Australia Flag Australia 3-2 France France Flag

Australia France Score
Mark Philippoussis Sebastien Grosjean 6-4, 6-2, 6-4
Lleyton Hewitt Cedric Pioline 6-7, 6-7, 5-7
T. Woodbridge / M. Woodforde O. Delaitre / F. Santoro 2-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-2
Mark Philippoussis Cedric Pioline 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-2
Lleyton Hewitt Sebastien Grosjean 4-6, 3-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Sweden Flag
Sweden
Davis Cup 1998
04 Dec - 06 Dec / Forum, Milan (Italy)
Sweden Flag Sweden 4-1 Italy Italy Flag

Sweden Italy Score
Magnus Norman Andrea Gaudenzi 6-7, 7-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-6 ret
Magnus Gustafsson Davide Sanguinetti 6-1, 6-4, 6-0
J. Bjorkman / N. Kulti D. Nargiso / D. Sanguinetti 7-6, 6-1, 6-3
Magnus Gustafsson Gianluca Pozzi 6-4, 6-2
Magnus Norman Diego Nargiso 2-6, 3-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Sweden Flag
Sweden
Davis Cup 1997
28 Nov - 30 Nov / Scandinavium, Gothenburg (Sweden)
Sweden Flag Sweden 5-0 USA USA Flag

Sweden USA Score
Jonas Bjorkman Michael Chang 7-5, 1-6, 6-3, 6-3
Magnus Larsson Pete Sampras 3-6, 7-6, 2-1 ret
J. Bjorkman / N. Kulti T. Martin / J. Stark 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
Jonas Bjorkman Jonathan Stark 6-1, 6-1
Magnus Larsson Michael Chang 7-6, 6-7, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1996
29 Nov - 01 Dec / Massan Hall, Malmo (Sweden)
France Flag France 3-2 Sweden Sweden Flag

France Sweden Score
Cedric Pioline Stefan Edberg 6-3, 6-4, 6-3
Arnaud Boetsch Thomas Enqvist 4-6, 3-6, 6-7
G. Forget / G. Raoux J. Bjorkman / N. Kulti 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, 6-3
Cedric Pioline Thomas Enqvist 6-3, 7-6, 4-6, 4-6, 7-9
Arnaud Boetsch Nicklas Kulti 7-6, 2-6, 4-6, 7-6, 10-8
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1995
01 Dec - 03 Dec / Olympic Stadium, Moscow (Russia)
USA Flag USA 3-2 Russia Russia Flag

USA Russia Score
Pete Sampras Andrei Chesnokov 3-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-7, 6-4
Jim Courier Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6-7, 5-7, 3-6
T. Martin / P . Sampras Y. Kafelnikov / A. Olhovskiy 7-5, 6-4, 6-3
Pete Sampras Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6-2, 6-4, 7-6
Jim Courier Andrei Chesnokov 7-6, 5-7, 0-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Sweden Flag
Sweden
Davis Cup 1994
02 Dec - 04 Dec / Olympic Stadium, Moscow (Russia)
Sweden Flag Sweden 4-1 Russia Russia Flag

Sweden Russia Score
Stefan Edberg Alexander Volkov 6-4, 6-2, 6-7, 0-6, 8-6
Magnus Larsson Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6-0, 6-2, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3
J. Apell / J. Bjorkman Y. Kafelnikov / A. Olhovskiy 6-7, 6-2, 6-3, 1-6, 8-6
Stefan Edberg Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6-4, 4-6, 0-6
Magnus Larsson Alexander Volkov 7-6, 6-4
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Germany Flag
Germany
Davis Cup 1993
03 Dec - 05 Dec / Exhibition Hall, Dusseldorf (Germany)
Germany Flag Germany 4-1 Australia Australia Flag

Germany Australia Score
Michael Stich Jason Stoltenberg 6-7, 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 6-3
Marc-Kevin Goellner Richard Fromberg 6-3, 7-5, 6-7, 2-6, 7-9
P. Kuhnen / M. Stich T. Woodbridge / M. Woodforde 7-6, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6
Michael Stich Richard Fromberg 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
Marc-Kevin Goellner Jason Stoltenberg 6-1, 6-7, 7-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1992
04 Dec - 06 Dec / Tarrant County Centre,Fort Worth,TX (USA)
USA Flag USA 3-1 Switzerland Switzerland Flag

USA Switzerland Score
Andre Agassi Jakob Hlasek 6-1, 6-2, 6-2
Jim Courier Marc Rosset 3-6, 7-6, 6-3, 4-6, 4-6
J. Mcenroe / P. Sampras J. Hlasek / M. Rosset 6-7, 6-7, 7-5, 6-1, 6-2
Jim Courier Jakob Hlasek 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Andre Agassi Marc Rosset Not played
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
France Flag
France
Davis Cup 1991
29 Nov - 01 Dec / Gerland Sports Palace, Lyon (France)
France Flag France 3-1 USA USA Flag

France USA Score
Guy Forget Andre Agassi 7-6, 2-6, 1-6, 2-6
Henri Leconte Pete Sampras 6-4, 7-5, 6-4
G. Forget / H. Leconte K. Flach / R. Seguso 6-1, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2
Guy Forget Pete Sampras 7-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Henri Leconte Andre Agassi Not played
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1990
30 Nov - 02 Dec / Sun Coast Dome, St Petersburg, FL (USA)
USA Flag USA 3-2 Australia Australia Flag

USA Australia Score
Andre Agassi Richard Fromberg 4-6, 6-2, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4
Michael Chang Darren Cahill 6-2, 7-6, 6-0
R. Leach / J. Pugh P. Cash / J. Fitzgerald 6-4, 6-2, 3-6, 6-7
Andre Agassi Darren Cahill 4-6, 6-4 ret
Michael Chang Richard Fromberg 5-7, 6-2, 3-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Germany Flag
Germany
Davis Cup 1989
15 Dec - 17 Dec / Schleyer Halle, Stuttgart (West Germany)
Germany Flag Germany F. R. 3-2 Sweden Sweden Flag

Germany F. R. Sweden Score
Carl-Uwe Steeb Mats Wilander 7-5, 6-7, 7-6, 2-6, 3-6
Boris Becker Stefan Edberg 6-2, 6-2, 6-4
B. Becker / E. Jelen J. Gunnarsson / A. Jarryd 7-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-7, 6-4
Boris Becker Mats Wilander 6-2, 6-0, 6-2
Carl-Uwe Steeb Stefan Edberg 2-6, 4-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Germany Flag
Germany
Davis Cup 1988
16 Dec - 18 Dec / The Scandinavium, Gothenburg (Sweden)
Germany Flag Germany F. R. 4-1 Sweden Sweden Flag

Germany F. R. Sweden Score
Carl-Uwe Steeb Mats Wilander 8-10, 1-6, 6-2, 6-4, 8-6
Boris Becker Stefan Edberg 6-3, 6-1, 6-4
B. Becker / E. Jelen S. Edberg / A. Jarryd 3-6, 2-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-2
Carl-Uwe Steeb Stefan Edberg 4-6, 6-8
Patrik Kuhnen Kent Carlsson Not played Walkover
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Sweden Flag
Sweden
Davis Cup 1987
18 Dec - 20 Dec / The Scandinavium, Gothenburg (Sweden)
Sweden Flag Sweden 5-0 India India Flag

Sweden India Score
Mats Wilander Ramesh Krishnan 6-4, 6-1, 6-3
Anders Jarryd Vijay Amritraj 6-3, 6-3, 6-1
J. Nystrom / M. Wilander A. Amritraj / V. Amritraj 6-2, 3-6, 6-1, 6-2
Anders Jarryd Ramesh Krishnan 6-4, 6-3
Mats Wilander Vijay Amritraj 6-2, 6-0
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 1986
26 Dec - 28 Dec / Kooyong, Melbourne, VIC (Australia)
Australia Flag Australia 3-2 Sweden Sweden Flag

Australia Sweden Score
Pat Cash Stefan Edberg 13-11, 13-11, 6-4
Paul Mc Namee Mikael Pernfors 3-6, 1-6, 3-6
P. Cash / J. Fitzgerald S. Edberg / A. Jarryd 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1
Pat Cash Mikael Pernfors 2-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-3
Paul Mc Namee Stefan Edberg 8-10, 4-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Sweden Flag
Sweden
Davis Cup 1985
20 Dec - 22 Dec / Olympia Halle, Munich (West Germany)
Sweden Flag Sweden 3-2 Germany F. R. Germany Flag

Sweden Germany F. R. Score
Mats Wilander Michael Westphal 6-3, 6-4, 10-8
Stefan Edberg Boris Becker 3-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-8
J. Nystrom / M. Wilander B. Becker / A. Maurer 6-4, 6-2, 6-1
Mats Wilander Boris Becker 3-6, 6-2, 3-6, 3-6
Stefan Edberg Michael Westphal 3-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Sweden Flag
Sweden
Davis Cup 1984
16 Dec - 18 Dec / The Scandinavium, Gothenburg (Sweden)
Sweden Flag Sweden 4-1 USA USA Flag

Sweden USA Score
Mats Wilander Jimmy Connors 6-1, 6-3, 6-3
Henrik Sundstrom John Mcenroe 13-11, 6-4, 6-3
S. Edberg / A. Jarryd P. Fleming / J. Mcenroe 7-5, 5-7, 6-2, 7-5
Mats Wilander John Mcenroe 3-6, 5-7, 3-6
Henrik Sundstrom Jimmy Arias 3-6, 8-6, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Australia Flag
Australia
Davis Cup 1983
26 Dec - 28 Dec / Kooyong, Melbourne, VIC (Australia)
Australia Flag Australia 3-2 Sweden Sweden Flag

Australia Sweden Score
Pat Cash Mats Wilander 3-6, 6-4, 7-9, 3-6
John Fitzgerlad Joakim Nystrom 6-4, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
M. Edmonson / P. Mc Namee A. Jarryd / H. Simonsson 6-4, 6-4, 6-2
Pat Cash Joakim Nystrom 6-4, 6-1, 6-1
John Fitzgerlad Mats Wilander 8-6, 1-6, 0-6
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1982
26 Nov - 28 Nov / Sports Palace, Grenoble (France)
USA Flag USA 4-1 France France Flag

USA France Score
John Mcenroe Yannick Noah 12-10, 1-6, 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
Gene Mayer Henri Leconte 6-2, 6-2, 7-9, 6-4
P. Fleming / J. Mcenroe H. Leconte / Y. Noah 6-3, 6-4, 9-7
Gene Mayer Yannick Noah 1-6, 0-6
John Mcenroe Henri Leconte 6-2, 6-3
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
USA Flag
USA
Davis Cup 1981
11 Dec - 13 Dec / Riverfront Coliseum, Cincinnati, OH (USA)
USA Flag USA 3-1 Argentina Argentina Flag

USA Argentina Score
John Mcenroe Guillermo Vilas 6-3, 6-2, 6-2
Roscoe Tanner Jose Luis Clerc 5-7, 3-6, 6-8
P. Fleming / J. Mcenroe J. L. Clerc / G. Vilas 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 4-6, 11-9
John Mcenroe Jose Luis Clerc 7-5, 5-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
Roscoe Tanner Guillermo Vilas 11-10 Played and Unfinished
Champion
Davis Cup Trophy
Czechoslovakia Flag
Czechoslovakia
Davis Cup 1980
05 Dec - 07 Dec / Sportovni Hall, Prague (Czechoslovakia)
Czechoslovakia Flag Czechoslovakia 4-1 Italy Italy Flag

Czechoslovakia Italy Score
Tomas Smid Adriano Panatta 3-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4
Ivan Lendl Corrado Barazzutti 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-2
I. Lendl / T, Smid P. Bertolucci / A. Panatta 3-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Tomas Smid Corrado Barazzutti 6-3, 3-6, 2-6
Ivan Lendl Gianni Ocleppo 6-3, 6-3
 
   

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