YONEX Players Fight Bravely in Davis Cup
- 17 September 2013
Four YONEX players competed at the Davis Cup World Group Play-offs last week. They significantly contributed for return to the World Group.
Go Soeda (VCORE Xi 98, PTGSPN) played two singles matches against Colombia as a member of Japan team. After Go overcame Alejandro Falla with a comeback victory, Japan achieved to get the ticket for competing in the World Group next season. As the official wear sponsor, YONEX continues supporting further progress of Japan team in the Davis Cup.
Tournament Results [Davis Cup, World Group Play-offs]
Japan 3 : 2 Colombia
Kei Nishikori (JPN) def. Alejandro Falla (COL) 6-3 6-4 6-4
Juan-Sebastian Cabal (COL) / Robert Farah (COL) def. Yuichi Sugita (JPN) / Tatsuma Ito (JPN) 6-1 6-2 6-4
Kei Nishikori (JPN) def. Santiago Giraldo (COL) 6-1 6-2 6-4
Australia 4 : 1 Poland
*Lleyton’s picture was taken at the US Open 2013.
*Go, Bernard and Nick’s pictures were taken at the Wimbledon 2013.