Tennis: China dominate in Taiwan Davis Cup tie

China took the final two matches against Taiwan on Sunday to record a 5-0 whitewash in their Davis Cup Asia/Oceania zone Group I relegation play-off.

Zhang Ze and Wu Di rounded of the one-sided tie, securing victories in their single matches with Zhang beating Chen Ti 7-6(9/7), 6-1 and Wu claiming victory over Huang Liang-Chi 6-7(5/7), 6-4, 6-1.

Zhang had beaten Yang Tsung-Hua 7-5, 6-1, 6-1 on Friday, while Wu defeated Chen 1-6, 6-0, 6-1, 6-4.

On Saturday Gong Maoxin and Li Zhe won 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 over Huang and Yang Tsung-Hua in the doubles match to give China an unassailable lead in the best-of-five tie.