Pobednoe point for the Russian team brought Dmitry Tursunov, odolevshy in five setah Richard Gaske.
In the first game day, Friday, Marat Safin defeated Richard Gaske - 7:6 (7:4), 4:6, 6:3, 6:7 ( 1:7), 6:1.
After that, the court came to the leader of the Russian national team Nikolay Davydenko, who is four parties defeated Arnaud Klemanu - 3:6, 6:2, 6:4, 7:6 ( 7:4).
Saturday held a meeting of steam, which wards Shamil Tarpischeva lost. Dmitry Tursunov and Mikhail Southern yielded Klemanu and Michel Llodra - 3:6, 3:6, 7:6 (7:3), 7:5, 2:6.
And on Sunday, the Russians needed to win just one match of the two single. For this purpose local tennis players coped. Dmitry Tursunov, replacing injured Davydenko, managed to wrest victory from Gaske - 6:1, 3:6, 6:7, 6:3, 7:5.
Thus, the bill became 3-1 in favor of the national team of Russia, and the fifth match of this confrontation has become a mere formality, RIA Novosti.
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