• Kyodo


Minoru Ueda is set to step down as the coach for the Japan’s men’s national team, a source told Kyodo News on Friday.

The 59-year-old, who assumed the role in December 2012, guided his team that included current world No. 4 Kei Nishikori to the World Group of the Davis Cup in 2013 before securing its first quarterfinal berth in 2014.

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