The Indian tennis team has confirmed its victory by defeating Pakistan in three consecutive matches in the Davis Cup match. India earlier taking a 2-0 lead on Friday won the third match on Saturday to clinch the title. Ramkumar Ramanathan and Sumit Nagal won on Friday. India have a 3–0 lead in this five-match match and now Pakistan cannot win it by winning their last two games. On Saturday, India continued their winning streak to clinch their third consecutive win. India’s veteran Leander Paes teamed up with Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan to win the doubles and ensure India’s victory. This was Leander Paes’s record 44th doubles win in the Davis Cup.
Earlier on Friday, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Sumit Nagal opened the winning account for India. On the first day, both these players gave India an edge by showing a great game. Ramkumar started the win for India and defeated the 17-year-old Md. Shoaib in just 42 minutes in the first match. The match was one-sided and Ramkumar won in straight sets. India won this match by 6–0, 6–0.
India’s young star Sumit Nagal, who landed in the second match, also showed a strong game. He recorded his first win in the Davis Cup. In the singles against Rahman, Sumit defeated the Pak player in just 64 minutes. He won the match 6–0, 6–2.