Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 2/10/12
Serbia 2, Sweden 1 Sweden staved off elimination from the Davis Cup first round by beating Serbia in Saturday's doubles. Johan Brunstrom and Robert Lindstedt beat Janko Tipsarevic and Nenad Zimonjic 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (3), 10-8. Serbia is playing without top-ranked Novak Djokovic who is resting after winning the Australian Open. Serbia hopes to wrap up the best-of-five series in the reverse singles on Sunday, which starts with Tipsarevic playing Michael Ryderstedt. Spain 3, Kazakhstan 0 Defending champion Spain secured a place in the Davis Cup quarterfinals by winning Saturday's doubles against Kazakhstan and securing an insurmountable 3-0 lead. Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez, partnering for the first time in the competition, eased to a 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 victory over Kazakh pair Evgeny Korolev and Yuriy Schukin on indoor clay. Juan Carlos Ferrero and Nicolas Almagro won their singles on Friday as the hosts' secured a 22nd straight win on home soil and 24th straight on cl...
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