It has been announced that the quarter-final meeting in July will be on clay, a surface unideal for the world No 1
Bedene has been ruled ineligible to represent Great Britain in the Davis Cup but says he deserves an apology from the ITF
Andy Murray's mother had been Britain's captain for five years
Murray has already committed to competing in all of Britain’s Davis Cup ties this year if he is fit
Day two will begin with a recurring question for Smith
Andy Murray beat Taro Daniel 6-1, 6-3, 6-1
'Without getting particularly graphic, there’s nothing much I can do'
Judy adds punch to British hopefuls paul newman, in Melbourne, meets the Fed Cup captain intent on lifting the confidence – and prospects – of the nation’s women, including coaching Heather Watson through the Australian Open, which begins on Monday
The setting, a featureless exhibition hall on the edge of Ghent, is surreal but the scenario is as familiar as the snags in a favourite Arran sweater. Once again, a fractured family of home nations turn their lonely eyes to Andy Murray, a political anomaly made flesh.
Andy Murray/Jamie Murray BEAT Steve Darcis/David Goffin
Scot wins feisty match with Bemelmans in straight sets to complete first leg of expected hat-trick needed for Davis Cup
David Goffin (BEL) beat Kyle Edmund (GBR) 3-6, 1-6, 6-2, 6-1, 6-0
Better qualified coaches could have been Davis Cup captain but it is hard to believe they would have had the same impact. Paul Newman in Ghent charts the rise of Leon Smith and his GB team
British No 1 reveals winning the Davis Cup this week would be culmination of huge team effort
Three-time champion Jonas Bjorkman says the world No 2 has one of his best chances of winning the Davis Cup. But he tells Paul Newman the Scot will need all his mental and physical strength
Leon Smith must choose between Kyle Edmund and James Ward