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Czechs win doubles to lead Davis Cup final 2-1
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Czech Republic's Radek Stepanek, left, and Tomas Berdych celebrate after they won their Davis Cup Finals doubles tennis match against Serbia's Nenad Zimonjic and Ilija Bozoljac in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/ Marko Drobnjakovic)
November 16, 2013, 12:49 pm

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) The Czech Republic swept past Serbia in the doubles for a 2-1 lead in the Davis Cup final on Saturday.

Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek defeated Nenad Zimonjic and Ilija Bozoljac 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (4) on the indoor hard-court at Belgrade Arena, leaving them one victory away from retaining the cup.

Berdych plays Novak Djokovic, on a 23-match winning run, in the first reverse singles on Sunday. The final could be decided when Stepanek plays Davis Cup rookie Dusan Lajovic in the last match.

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