Spain defeats Israel, advances to Davis Cup final

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Defending champion Spain defeated Israel 3-0 in the Davis Cup semifinals on Saturday. Feliciano Lopez and Tommy Robredo beat Yonatan Erlich and Andy Ram 7-6 (6), 6-7 (7), 6-4, 6-2 . With injured Rafael Nadal and Fernando Verdasco cheering them on, Lopez and Robredo won in front of a large crowd at the Torre Pacheco tennis club. Spain will play the Czech Republic in the December final. The Czechs beat Croatia 3-0 in the other semifinal.