Tennis: Czechs tied 1:1 against Switzerland in Davis Cup’s first round

Defending Davis Cup champions the Czech Republic are tied 1:1 against Switzerland after Friday's singles matches of the competition’s first round in Geneva. Tomáš Rosol lost 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 to Stanislas Wawrinka in the first singles match; Czech number one Tomáš Berdych then defeated Henri Laaksonen 6-3, 6-2, 6-7, 6-1. On Saturday, the Czech pair Ivo Minář, Jiří Veselý are set to face the Swiss Marco Chiudinelli, Stanislas Wawrinka.

Author: Jan Richter