Mats Wilander beat Denmark’s Michael Tausen 6-2, 6-3 on Su
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) _ Mats Wilander beat Denmark’s Michael Tausen 6-2, 6-3 on Sunday to give Sweden a 5-0 sweep in their World Group Davis Cup tennis match.
Earlier Sunday, Joakim Nystrom stopped Denmark’s Morten Christensen 7-5, 6-1.
Sweden, seeking its third consecutive Davis Cup title, will meet Italy in the quarterfinals July 18-20.
Christensen, 20, led Nystrom 5-4 in the first set of a best-of-three-sets match when Nystrom, 23, won the next three games. He then ripped through the second set with a display of almost flawless tennis.