NIS, Serbia (SMU) - Former SMU men's tennis All-American, Johan Brunstrom, helped Sweden earn its lone victory in the first round of the squad's Davis Cup series versus Serbia. Brunstrom teamed with Robert Lindstedt to defeat Janko Tipsarevic and Nenad Zimonjic in a four-hour-plus thriller that ended 6-3 3-6 6-7(4) 7-6(3) 10-8.
Former Grand Slam titlists should have the upper hand against doubles teams that have had to scrape and claw their way into qualifying for the World Tour Finals, right?
Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecau
Well, no one told that to the duos of Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecau seeded 6th, who beat the #4 seed Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes, or #8 seed Marcin Matkowski and Mariusz...