Aussies beat U.S. in Fed Cup play
Romania upset defending champion Czech Republic, 3-2, to advance to the semifinals of the Fed Cup on Sunday, along with France, Belarus and Australia.
Australia won, 3-2, over the U.S. in North Carolina, with Ash Barty and Priscilla Hon beating Danielle Collins and Nicole Melichar, 6-4, 7-5, in the deciding doubles.
Earlier, Barty beat Madison Keys, 6-4, 6-1, to give Australia a 2-1 lead. Collins, who reached her first Grand Slam semifinal at the Australian Open last month, made it 2-2 after a 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Daria Gavrilova.
The Australians will next play Belarus, which lost the 2017 final to the U.S., in April.