Alex Corretja named Spain"s Davis Cup captain

Spain hand Davis Cup captain”s role to Murray”s former coach Corretja

Andy Murray “s former coach, Alex Corretja, was on Tuesday appointed the new Davis Cup captain by defending champions Spain.

He will replace Albert Costa, who stepped down this month after leading Spain to two Davis Cup titles in three years.

Corretja, who said his appointment was an “honour and huge responsibility”, worked with Murray on a part-time basis until March.

Handing over: Corretja (left) takes over from Albert Costa (right)

Handing over: Corretja (left) takes over from Albert Costa (right)