Category: Fed Cup

Ilie Nastase Threatens To Quit Tennis If Punished By The ITF

Adam Addicott- 28/04/2017

Ilie Nastase (zimbio.com) Controversy-stricken Ilie Nastase has pledged to walk away from tennis if he is punished by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) for his ...

A Leopard never changes his spots: The life of “Nasty” Nastase

Marco Giani- 23/04/2017

As the old saying goes, wisdom really comes with age; this is usually true, with a few notable exceptions as we have seen watching the Fed Cup tie ...

Romanian Chief To Appeal Nastase Suspension Amid Allegations Of Rule-Breaking

Adam Addicott- 23/04/2017

Ilie Nastase (zimbio.com) The controversy surrounding Romania’s Fed Cup tie with Great Britain has reached a new level with the Head of Romanian tennis formally ...

After A Day Of Disarray, Romania Sends Britain Back To Square One In Fed Cup

Adam Addicott- 23/04/2017

Simona Halep (zimbio.com) A nightmare opening day failed to derail Romania as they clinched both singles wins against Great Britain on Sunday to be promoted ...

Ilie Nastase Causes Trouble Again As Fed Cup Tie Is Temporarily Suspended

Tony Fairbairn- 22/04/2017

Ilie Nastase (Daily Mail) The Fed Cup World Group Play Off tie between Romania and Great Britain was temporarily suspended in Constanta as Romanian Fed ...

Fed Cup Preview: Angelique Kerber Leads The Field, Play-Offs Set To Overshadow Semifinals

Jakub Bobro- 22/04/2017

Fed Cup returns again for the last time before the November final, this time with semifinals and play-offs which will set the stage for World ...

Mladenovic’s Remarks Spoils Switzerland’s Win As Czechs Surge To Fed Cup Semis

Adam Addicott- 12/02/2017

Kristina Mladenovic (zimbio.com) Switzerland has reached their second consecutive Fed Cup semifinal after grabbing two crucial wins in a highly animated encounter against France at ...

No Riske, No Reward: U.S. Takes 1-0 Lead in Fed Cup

Nafari Vanaski- 11/02/2017

The United States started its Fed Cup campaign with a win over the German team in the first round before bad weather brought the first ...

Czech Republic seals the fifth Fed Cup triumph in the past six years

sampaolo- 13/11/2016

Czech Republic won the Fed Cup for the fifth time in the past six years and their 10th overall title in this competition after Karolina ...

Czechs Reach Another Fed Cup Final After Drama In Lucerne.

Jakub Bobro- 18/04/2016

Today was an especially eventful day at Lucerne, Switzerland; at least tennis-wise. Karolina Pliskova took the lead on Day 2 for the Czechs, defeating Timea ...

Fed Cup: CoCo Vandeweghe replaces Keys and completes Australia’s disposal by the USA who are back in World Group

Robbie Cappuccio- 17/04/2016

After losing badly the first set Vandeweghe adjusts to Stosur's serve and increases her serve's effectiveness to take rubber and tie   FED CUP, World ...

Barbora Strycova Easily Defeats Timea Bacsinszky To Start Off The Tie

Jakub Bobro- 16/04/2016

The Czech No. 2 Barbora Strycova pulled off the upset with ease over the Swiss No. 1 Timea Bacsinszky. The Czech won 6-0 6-2 in ...

Fed Cup play-off: USA leads Australia 2-0 after day 1, thanks to a formidable Keys and a solid McHale

Robbie Cappuccio- 16/04/2016

Keys displays a powerful and confident tennis to frustrate the maiden Fed Cup rubber  of Gavrilova, whereas McHale wins a dramatic rubber against Stosur   Fed ...

All That You Have To Know About Upcoming Fed Cup Weekend +Predictions

Jakub Bobro- 14/04/2016

The headliners of this Fed Cup weekend will definitely be the semifinals, but the play-offs are the ones with the higher ranked players. Kerber, Azarenka, ...

Change Is Near For the Fed Cup As The Scheduling Of The Event Is Called Into Question

Adam Addicott- 13/04/2016

The Fed Cup trophy The Fed Cup will likely incorporate both the semifinals and final of the competition within one week if the president of ...

Belinda Bencic Withdraws From The Fed Cup

Adam Addicott- 10/04/2016

Switzerland’s Fed Cup bid has been dealt a severe blow after world No.10 Belinda Bencic withdrew from their upcoming tie against the Czech Republic due ...

Giorgi Says No To Italian Fed Cup Team, Severs Ties With Federation

Vanni Gibertini- 03/04/2016

The third-highest Italian player in the WTA rankings, Camila Giorgi, has abruptly decided to end her all associations with the Italian Tennis Federation FIT, allegedly ...

Fed Cup Play-Off Draws Are Out! Interesting Matches Coming Up In April

Jakub Bobro- 09/02/2016

Last night, the matches for the World Group and World Group II Play-offs were drawn in London. All of these matches will be played on ...

Fed Cup Day 2 Match Report: USA 4-0 Poland, Venus Takes Care Of Business Against Poland, Puts USA To The Play-Offs

Jakub Bobro- 07/02/2016

USA confirmed their position of a favorite over the weakened Polish team. Venus was the one to win the third point, and the team of ...

Fed Cup Day 2 Match Report: Slovak Republic 2-3 Australia, Sam Stosur wins 3 ties to pull Australia through to the WG Play-Offs

Jakub Bobro- 07/02/2016

Samantha Stosur won both her singles matches and teamed up with Casey Dellacqua to win the doubles and the tie. Australia now advances to World ...