Frank Dancevic

  • Japan down Canada to make maiden Davis Cup quarters February 2, 2014

    Hosts Japan sailed into the Davis Cup quarter-finals for the first time with a 4-1 victory against an injury-plagued Canada on Sunday. Japanese number one Kei Nishikori was leading 6-2, 1-0 on the indoor hard court at Tokyo's Ariake Coliseum when his opponent Frank Dancevic retired with injury, surrendering the tie...
  • Dancevic, ball boy faint as heat spikes in Australian Open January 14, 2014

    Melbourne: Canadian qualifier Frank Dancevic and a ball boy, who both fainted, were the most obvious victims of the searing heat on Tuesday when temperatures hit 41 degrees Celcius (108 degrees Fahrenheit) on day two of the Australian Open. Dancevic collapsed during his first round match against France's Benoit Paire on...
  • Canada take 2-0 surprise lead over 5-time champions Spain February 2, 2013

    Toronto: Canada raced to a 2-0 lead over Spain in their Davis Cup world group first round tie on Friday, pushing the five-times champions to the brink of defeat and moving to within a doubles victory of a maiden win at this level. With top-ranked Spain missing big guns Rafa Nadal,...