Davis Cup: Ireland vs Lithuania
Davis Cup Ireland vs Lithuania
Davis Cup: Lithuania overcome Irish team
James McGee started off well on Friday afternoon but was eventually overcome by Ricardas Berankis on a scoreline 7-6(2) 4-6 4-6 3-6. Conor Niland faced Laurynas Grigelis in the second match of the day but despite his efforts the final scoreline was 2-6 3-6 1-6 to Lithuania.
James Cluskey and Barry King faced Berankis / Grigelis in the doubles on Saturday afternoon but were unfortunate to suffer a 3-6 3-6 4-6 defeat to the Lithuanians.
The Irish team came back fighting on Sunday afternoon with both Niland and McGee achieving wins. Niland had a 6-0 6-2 win over Lukas Mugevicius and McGee defeated Dovydas Sakinis on a scoreline 6-2 6-3.
The final score for the weekend was 3-2 to Lithuania who will now face Slovenia in the next tie in September.
-Friday 9th July 4.00pm (two singles matches)
-Saturday 10th July 3.00pm (one doubles match)
-Sunday 11th July 2.00pm (two singles matches)
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First Year Played 1923
BNP Paribas Ireland vs. Lithuania Davis Cup Stats
09 May 2007: Ireland defeated Lithuania 2-1 in Egypt
Please click the link below to view draws for the weekend 9th - 11th July 2010.
|Draw for weekend 9th - 11th July 2010 Ireland vs Lithuania||17 kbs||8th July 2010|
|Draw for weekend 5th - 7th March 2010 Ireland vs Turkey||13 kbs||4th March 2010|