France captain Arnaud Clement picked Julien Benneteau instead of Gilles Simon on Monday in his team to face two-time defending champion Czech Republic in their Davis Cup semifinal this month.
France rallied from a 2-0 deficit to beat Germany 3-2 in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup on Sunday.
Julien Benneteau and Michael Llodra held their nerve to beat Andre Begemann and Tobias Kamke 6-1, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-5 as France pulled back to 2-1 in their Davis Cup quarterfinal against Germany.
Raise your hand if you thought Rafael Nadal could make this kind of comeback? If you did, we don't believe you.
Richard Gasquet of France has been replaced by Gilles Simon for singles on Friday against Argentina in the Davis Cup quarterfinals.
Two Canadians who've made themselves feel right at home in North Texas over the past 12 months will meet Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Challenger of Dallas tennis event.
Bob and Mike Bryan defeated Julien Benneteau and Michael Llodra 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (4) Saturday to give the United States a 2-1 lead over France in their Davis Cup quarterfinal.
John Isner defeated Gilles Simon 6-3, 6-2, 7-5, pulling the United States even with France after Friday's opening singles in the Davis Cup quarterfinals.
France captain Guy Forget has chosen Gilles Simon to play singles against the United States in their Davis Cup quarterfinal on Friday.
France captain Guy Forget believes the United States will be significantly weakened by the loss of Mardy Fish in their Davis Cup quarterfinal on Friday.
Mardy Fish and John Isner have been chosen to play for the U.S. Davis Cup team in the quarterfinals against France on April 6-8.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Michael Llodra led France past Spain in Saturday's doubles to cut their Davis Cup semifinal deficit to 2-1.
Rafael Nadal shouldn't blame the Davis Cup for the crowded tennis schedule after playing the event infrequently in recent years, the head of the International Tennis Federation said Saturday.
Four days after losing the U.S. Open final, Rafael Nadal will play for Spain on Friday in the opening singles match of the Davis Cup semifinal against France.
Everything was set up for Andy Roddick and the Americans to win.
Janko Tipsarevic beat Michael Ryderstedt of Sweden in straight sets Sunday to send the defending champions through to the Davis Cup semifinals.