ATP Tour

Tipsarevic blow for Serbia

2013-11-14 13:09
Janko Tipsarevic (AP)

Belgrade - Serbia will be without injured number-two player Janko Tipsarevic for the Davis Cup final against holders the Czech Republic starting here on Friday, the Serbian Tennis Federation said before Thursday's draw.

Tipsarevic, the world number 36, has been ruled out by a heel injury, federation spokeswoman Neda Miletic told AFP.

Led by world number two Novak Djokovic, Serbia, the 2010 champions, have picked 117th-ranked Dusan Lajovic to replace Tipsarevic.

The draw will be made later on Thursday.

Read more on:    atp tour  |  davis cup  |  janko tipsarevic  |  tennis

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Sport Talk


Which is your favourite Grand Slam of the year?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...


The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.