BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 07: Jordan Thompson of Australia celebrates winning a point in his match against Jack Sock of the USA during the Davis Cup World Group Quarterfinals between Australia and the USA at Pat Rafter Arena on April 7, 2017 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Thompson gives Aussies perfect start to Davis Cup tie

Australian youngster Jordan Thompson has given Australia the perfect start in the Davis Cup quarter-final tie against the US, with an upset four-set win over Jack Sock.

Thompson won the match 6-3, 6-7, 7-6, 6-4 at Pat Rafter Arena, with Davis Cup captain, Lleyton Hewitt, typically vocal and passionate on the side lines during the win.

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Thompson is undefeated at Davis Cup level, after he won both his singles matches against the Czech Republic in February this year.

Nick Kyrgios is next to take to the court, with the world No.13 facing off with 23rd-ranked big serving American, John Isner.

Sam Groth and John Peers will then play doubles on Saturday against Steve Johnson and Sam Querry.

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