Pakistan beat Slovenia in Davis Cup play-offs
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan beat Slovenia 3-0 in Davis Cup World Group-I play-offs here at Pakistan Sports Complex on Monday.
In first Singles, tennis ace Aisam-ul-Haq warded off challenge from Nik Razborsek and defeated him in an exciting three-set thriller. After losing first set 4-6, Aisam came back from behind strongly to take next two sets by a 7-5, 7-6 scoreline.
In the second Singles fixture, Aqeel Khan trounced Blaz Kavcic in another three-set exciting contest.
Aqeel lost first set 0-6, however, like Aisam he also made a strong comeback to take next two sets 7-6 and 6-4.
In the Doubles contest, the Pakistani pair of Aisam and Aqeel trounced the Slovenian pair 6-3, 7-6.
Pakistan has now progressed to World Group-I tie, taking place in September this year. - APP