Djokovic helps Serbia clinch win over USA in Davis Cup QF|
Boise, ID (Sports Network) - Novak Djokovic cruised past American Sam
Querrey in the final two sets to help Serbia clinch the best-of-five-tie, 3-1,
in its quarterfinal Davis Cup match on Sunday.
The top-ranked Djokovic downed No. 20 Querrey 7-5, 6-7 (4-7), 6-1, 6-0 in a
contest that lasted 2 hours, 35 minutes.
Serbia held a 2-1 lead over the U.S. entering Sunday after Nenad Zimonjic and
Ilija Bozoljac defeated American Bryan twin brothers Bob and Mike 7-6 (7-5),
7-6 (7-1), 5-7, 4-6, 15-13 in a marathon of a match on Saturday.
The Australian Open champion Djokovic sends Serbia to the semifinals to face
Canada in September. The Canadians knocked off Italy in their quarterfinal on
Serbia topped the 32-time titlist U.S. 3-2 in Belgrade in an opening-round tie
three years ago in their lone previous Davis Cup meeting.
04/07 21:04:06 ET