[Reuters] Russia thrash Thailand 3-0 to stay in World Group

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09-25-2004, 12:31 PM
MOSCOW, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Marat Safin and Mikhail Youzhny trounced twins Sanchai and Sonchat Ratiwatana 6-2 6-1 6-4 in the doubles to give Russia an insurmountable 3-0 lead over Thailand in their Davis Cup World Group playoff tie on Saturday.