Rolex times it right with Davis Cup extension

Swiss watch manufacturer Rolex has struck a deal with the International Tennis Federation to continue its sponsorship of the global governing body's Davis Cup men’s national team competition.

The agreement will run for three years, from 2016 through to 2018.

Under the deal, Rolex will retain its role as the official timekeeper of the Davis Cup.

Rolex is a long-term supporter of the Davis Cup, having first sponsored the annual tournament in 2007.