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Pakistan to lodge protest over Davis Cup default

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Pakistan on Saturday said it would protest to tennis authorities over a referee's decision to award a Davis Cup tie to New Zealand because of an unplayable court surface at a neutral venue. 

Aqeel Khan of Pakistan hits a return against Artem Sitak of New Zealand during their Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group II tennis match in Yangon on April 5, 2013.

The Asia Oceania group II tie was played in Rangoon, Myanmar after the International Tennis Federation (ITF) declared the security situation in Pakistan was not conducive to host the second round matches.

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