The Irish men's and women's tennis teams have enjoyed strong showings at the Davis Cup and Billie Jean King Cup respectively.

In the Davis Cup, which is taking place in Larnaca, Cyprus, Ireland beat Luxembourg 2-1.

Simon Carr saw off Alex Knaff 6-3 6-2 in straight sets, while he was part of a doubles team with David O'Hare that beat Knaff and Raphael Calzi 6-3 6-4.

Osgar O'hOisin lost 6-3 0-6, 2-6 in his singles match against Chris Rodesch.

Ireland face Monaco on Thursday before taking on Malta on Friday.

In the Billie Jean King Cup, the Irish women's team followed up Tuesday's 3-0 victory over Ghana in Vilnius, Lithuania with the same winning margin against Iceland.

Anna Bowtell and Celine Simunyu beat Sofia Soley Jonasdottir and Anna Soffia Gronholm 6-2 6-0 and 6-1 6-2 respectively in their singles encounters, before Shauna Heffernan and Sophia Derivan teamed up to defeat Jonasdottir and Hera Brynjarsdottir 6-0 6-1 in the doubles.