View Single Post
12-19-2012, 09:35 AM
Registered User
Tuggy's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Saint John
Country: Canada
Posts: 35,034
vCash: 50
Originally Posted by MsWoof View Post
Jesse Levine is switching back to representing Canada. He is playing as an American up till the Aussie Open and is hoping to be considered Canadian after that. They think he might be available for the DC tie vs. Spain.
Just about to post this


Montreal, December 19, 2012 – Jesse Levine, currently ranked No. 104 on the ATP World Tour, who has been defending the colours of the USA, has now decided to represent his birth country and play for Canada on the professional circuit.

"We are pleased that Jesse has decided to play for Canada," said Tennis Canada President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Downey. "We believe he can strengthen our Davis Cup team and add depth to our roster when he is eligible to play."

Born in Ottawa, Jesse Levine spent the first 13 years of his life in the nation’s capital before moving to Florida with his family. He reached a career-high ranking of No. 69 in October of 2012. He has won 25 matches on the ATP World Tour including seven matches in Grand Slam events.

Tuggy is online now