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Gasquet to face Federer in Davis Cup final opener

Gasquet to face Federer in Davis Cup final opener

November 23, 2014

LILLE, Nov 23 — Richard Gasquet will replace Jo-Wilfried Tsonga for France in the crucial opening reverse singles against Switzerland’s Roger Federer in the Davis Cup final today. French number one Tsonga had been slotted to take on the Swiss star, but he has been struggling with an injury to his right arm and was very down emotionally after his opening day loss to Stan Wawrinka. The French Davis Cup team announced that Gasquet would take his place. Federer also lost on Friday in... Read more

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Zou Shiming (left) of China, two-time Olympic gold medal winner, punches Kwanpichit Onesongchaigym of Thailand during his 12-round flyweight fight at the Venetian Macao hotel in Macau, November 23, 2014. — Reuters pic

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