19hMark Hodgkinson

Murray greater than Perry after Davis Cup triumph

In guiding Great Britain to their first Davis Cup victory since 1936, Andy Murray has surpassed the glittering Fred Perry as his country's greatest tennis player of all time.

Andy Murray defeats David Goffin to earn GB Davis Cup victory (1:22)
Great Britain win Davis Cup for first time since 1936 (1:36)
1dAlex Perry

Murray: Davis Cup my most emotional victory

Andy Murray was quick to praise his teammates after Great Britain defeated Belgium in the Davis Cup Final -- but was coy when asked about his role with the team next year.

1dMark Hodgkinson

Davis Cup win gives British tennis 'biggest promotion'

Paul Hutchins, who captained Great Britain's Davis Cup team to their last final in 1978, has told ESPN that everyone in British tennis should appreciate "how much Andy Murray has done for us".

2dMark Hodgkinson

Magical Murray clinches Davis Cup for Great Britain

A superb performance from the Scot against David Goffin seals a 3-1 win in the final as Leon Smith's side become the first British winners of tennis' premier team tournament since 1936.

Murray: To win a Davis Cup final with your brother is great (1:30)
Murray brothers put GB on verge of Davis Cup victory (1:36)
2dMark Hodgkinson

Murray has chance to emulate Perry once more

Andy Murray has the opportunity to emulate Fred Perry once again by propelling a British team to Davis Cup success if he can beat David Goffin on Sunday.

2dMark Hodgkinson

Great Britain on verge of Davis Cup triumph

A four-set victory over David Goffin and Steve Darcis in the doubles rubber means Andy Murray can secure Britain's first Davis Cup since 1936 with a singles victory over Goffin on Sunday.

3dAlex Perry

Goffin replaces Coppejans in doubles pairing

Andy and Jamie Murray will face the Belgian pair of Steve Darcis and David Goffin in the third rubber of the Davis Cup final at the Flanders Expo arena on Saturday.

AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
3dMark Hodgkinson

Jamie Murray: Andy and I must control emotions

Jamie Murray says there is a risk playing alongside brother Andy in Saturday's doubles rubber. They can't become "too caught up in the whole fervour" of the Davis Cup final.

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3dMark Hodgkinson

Murray levels Davis Cup final for Britain

Andy Murray beat Ruben Bemelmans in straight sets to square the Cup final between Great Britain and Belgium at 1, after David Goffin earlier recovered from two sets down to beat Kyle Edmund.

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4dSimon Barnes

Davis Cup pressure has made a diamond of Murray

Great Britain must show great courage if they are to win their first Davis Cup title since 1936, writes Simon Barnes, but Andy Murray has proven himself worthy of the challenge.

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4dMark Hodgkinson

Murray could miss Davis Cup ties in hectic 2016

As Great Britain's Davis Cup team prime themselves for a possible first title since 1936, thoughts are already turning to whether Andy Murray will be available to play all possible ties in 2016.

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4dMark Hodgkinson

Belgium hope to provide escapism from terror threat

The presence of sniffer dogs and former special forces soldiers at Davis Cup final will be near-constant reminder of how Belgium is on high alert for a possible Paris-style terror attack.

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