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Gasquet to face Federer in Davis Cup singles

LILLE, France (Reuters) - Richard Gasquet was called up in place of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to face Roger Federer in the first reverse singles of the Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland, organizers said on Sunday. Tsonga did not play in Saturday's doubles despite having been tipped to partner Gasquet against Stan Wawrinka and Federer. Gasquet has only beaten Federer twice in 14 matches. He last defeated him at the 2011 Rome Masters on clay -- the surface on which the final is being played -- but has lost his last four matches in straight sets against the 17-times grand slam champion. French tennis federation Jean Gachassin said Tsonga was suffering from pain in his elbow...

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