[Yahoo] Koubek gives Austria lead in Davis Cup

Rusty Backhand
09-25-2004, 11:31 AM
Austria's Stefan Koubek defeated ATP world No. 4 Tim Henman in straight sets 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 Saturday to give the hosts a 1-0 lead in the World Group relegation playoff. Koubek enjoyed a quick start, breaking Henman in his first service game. The Austrian advanced to a 3-0 lead and took the opener safely in only 38 minutes.