We started hearing the rumors in June that Radek Stepanek (who was seeking a divorce from his wife Nicole Vaidisova at the time) had begun dating Wimbledon champion and fellow Czeck Petra Kvitova, but until now, it seemed like they were just that...rumors.
The defending champion Czech Republic took a 2-0 lead over Argentina in the Davis Cup semifinals Friday behind singles victories by Radek Stepanek and Tomas Berdych.
The Czechs are one win from their third final in five years. The winner of the best-of-five series will play Serbia or Canada for the title in November.
Stepanek overcame a sluggish start in the first match, defeating...
Defending champion Czech Republic reached the Davis Cup final after winning its doubles match Saturday to eliminate Argentina.
Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek defeated Carlos Berlocq and Horacio Zeballos 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 to give the Czechs an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the best-of-five semifinal. They will play for the title in November against Serbia or Canada.
Berdych and Stepanek...