"Of course, it's a positive thing to win in straight sets", said Nadal, 31, who has not lost a singles match in the Davis Cup since his 2004 debut and in doubles since 2005.
World No. 1 Rafael Nadal faced off against World No. 4 Alexander Zverev in a crucial Davis Cup tie today. "It's my first clay-court match in a very long time, so it was great to find my rhythm so quickly", Zverev said. "It's always special to play in these arenas", added Nadal, who has played in four of Spain's five Davis Cup-winning teams.
On Saturday, Marc Lopez and Feliciano Lopez will face Tim Puetz and Jan-Lennard Struff in the doubles, paving the way for a potential tie-deciding clash between Nadal and 20-year-old Zverev on Sunday.
Spain will meet France in the semis after the holders reached the last four for a third year in a row with Lucas Pouille fighting back to beat Fabio Fognini 2-6 6-1 7-6 (3) 6-3 in Genoa and clinch a 3-1 victory over Italy.
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Four other actors who starred with him in the movie and were also charged with the offence have been acquitted. But he successfully appealed the conviction verdict when the Bombay High Court cleared him of all charges.
"It's a great feeling to be back, coming back from injuries is always hard, but it's great to be in front of my crowd on a very memorable day".
The situation appeared even bleaker for the Americans in the second set when they fell 15-40 down while serving at 5-5, but this time Sock staved off two break points and the hosts won the ensuing tiebreaker and never looked back.
Spain joined the USA, France and Croatia in the semi-finals of the Davis Cup after a dramatic comeback on the final day in Valencia.
Germany pounced on their chance and served out to win the marathon in four hours and 23 minutes.
World number one Nadal had not played since he retired from his Australian Open quarterfinal against Marin Cilic in January with a leg injury but made light work of Kohlschreiber to draw five-time winners Spain level at 1-1 in the tie.
The other two European match-ups are also 2-1 as it stands, as the France pair, boasting the ATP's No.9-ranked doubles player Nicolas Mahut alongside Pierre Hugues Herbert, raced to victory in straight sets, defeating Italy 6-4 6-3 6-1.
All of the old cosmetics from last year's event will be able to be earned and purchased with in-game gold for a reduced price. A little bit of back-story for the Retribution mission was also revealed in the latest digital comic of the same name.
In its weather warning for Scotland today , the Met Office said: "Further snow is expected for parts of Scotland on Tuesday ". The snow will continue to make its way northwards but as the air gradually turns milder it will turn back to rain.
Bangladesh has made progress in the health service delivery and reduced the burden of infectious diseases. The WHO's message is simple - people deserve access to healthcare without fearing financial hardships.
If the administration determines that more troops are needed, "we'll make that decision at that time". However, if a National Guard mission were ordered under Title 32, the protocol would be different.
The attack somewhat marred the commanding lead taken by Liverpool ahead of the second leg at the Etihad Stadium on April 10. And they point out that both areas are close to Anfield and that fans were going to gather outside the stadium regardless.
Liverpool demolished the Premier League leaders with a stunning first-half display at Anfield as they ran out 3-0 winners. Emre Can is also a doubt, while Joel Matip, Adam Lallana , Joe Gomez and Ragnar Klavan are all injured.
On Thursday, Trump tweeted that the caravan was now "largely broken up" after Mexico had used their "strong immigration laws". They said that the size of the group of more than 1,000 people had made travel too hard , The Washington Post reported .
India outplayed Samoa 26-4 in the men's Pairs Sectional Play Round 4, while women's Fours Sectional Play team beat England 21-9. There's plenty of action to get to today, including the distribution of 22 gold medals, so let's dive straight in.
Even though Jacob Zuma has resigned as president of South Africa and been charged with corruption, he still has loyal supporters. In 2016, the High Court ruled that Mpshe's decision to drop the charges was irrational and ordered the charges be reinstated.
Ironically, Iaquinta was the only fighter at media day Thursday to not have a sign with his name on it provided by the UFC . Iaquinta, now sitting 11th in the UFC rankings, weighed in at 155.2 lbs - 0.2 pounds over the championship limit.
New charges added in bus crash that injured Masters patrons
According to an official at Doctors Hospital, one patient is in critical condition, one is in fair condition and one is serious. Officials at Augusta University Medical Center told KRDW they were treating seven people involved in the crash.
New Zealand claim first medal at Games
I was still a bit soft and slow in that first 200. "I've raced against Hannah in every meet and I've been second every time". Emerging star Titmus and McKeon were then pipped in the 200m freestyle final by Canada's Ruck.
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Nia Jax - The body shaming and bullying angle from Alexa Bliss towards her real life best friend Jax has fans in an uproar. In an unexpected twist Daniel Bryan returns to the ring teaming with Shane McMahon versus Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn .
Dwayne Johnson delays wedding
Johnson added, "What's insane about that suicide attempt is that to this day, she has no recollection of it whatsoever". He said on April 2 that since he opened up about depression , he has got tons of responses, for which he is grateful.
Brazil's defiant Lula expected to surrender to police Saturday
Since leaving office, matters have steadily becoming worse for the pioneer, that is charged in a lot of corruption situations. An arrest warrant required Lula da Silva, 72, to surrender to police by 5 p.m. local time in the southern city of Curitiba.
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If you haven't kept up, there's quite a number of season 3 battlepass challenges you won't be able to finish just by playing. Can you find them all? Fortnite is generous with its loot, but you don't always find all the weapons you need when you land.
Tom Watson becomes oldest victor of the Masters Par 3 Contest
Nicklaus, 78, argues slow play - something he describes as "terrible" - needs continued monitoring by the governing bodies. We used to play The Open, and we would play in about two hours and 20 minutes or two hours and 25 minutes", Nicklaus said.