USA Blank Czech Republic 3-0 to Reach Hopman Cup Final

by Vishal Gajaria | Posted on Thursday, January 8th, 2015 | 0

The United States of American stormed into the finals of the Hopman Cup 2015 after whitewashing in-form Czech Republic 3-0 in the mixed-team tournament on Thursday.

World No.1 Serena Williams opened the American account by winning the opening singles rubber against Lucie Safarova 6-3, 6-7, 7-6.

Later, John Isner made sure that they don’t let off the hook, beating Adam Pavlasek 7-6, 6-4 to help his team cruise for an unassailable 2-0 lead.

The Americans further went on the win the mixed doubles rubber against the Czech duo 6-3, 6-3 to successfully complete a clean-sweep here.

“It would really mean a lot for me to come out and to do well and win the event,” quoted Serena as saying.

“I’m excited because our backs were against the wall. We play well under pressure,” she added.





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