Category: Fed Cup

Fed Cup Set To Be Expanded In Proposed Reform, Says French Tennis Chief

Adam Addicott- 23/04/2018

A motion to change the women's team event is likly to get underway next year.

Petra Kvitova Guides The Czech Republic To Fed Cup Showdown With America

Adam Addicott- 22/04/2018

The European nation will have the chance to end their 23-year losting streak against their American rivals in November.

Great Britain Suffer Fed Cup Heartbreak In Japan

Michael Stafford-Jones- 22/04/2018

Great Britain lost their Fed Cup Play-Off 3-2 to Japan after defeat in the deciding doubles. Konta beat Osaka and Watson lost to Nara.

Kristina Mladenovic fights back to draw France level to 1-1 against the USA

sampaolo- 21/04/2018

Last year’s US Open champion Sloane Stephens battled past world number 122 Pauline Parmentier 7-6 (7-3) 7-5 in the Arena du Pays d’Aix in Aix ...

Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova give a commanding 2-0 lead over Germany in Fed Cup semifinal

sampaolo- 21/04/2018

Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova scored two straight-set wins over Julia Goerges and Angelique Kerber to give Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Germany in ...

Johanna Konta Levels Fed Cup Play-Off After Osaka Beats Watson

Michael Stafford-Jones- 21/04/2018

Naomi Osaka beat Watson 6-2 6-3, then Johanna Konta levelled for Great Britain in the Fed Cup Play-Off with a 6-4 6-2 win over Nara.

Trio Of Grand Slam Champions Set To Play Fed Cup Semis, But Not The Williams Sisters

Adam Addicott- 11/04/2018

It is set to be a star-studded weekend regardless of the two notable absentees

Former French Open Champion Anastasia Myskina Quits Fed Cup Post

Adam Addicott- 01/04/2018

The announcement comes after a series of disappointing performances from the Russian team.

Fed Cup Draw Sees Another Away Tie For Great Britain

Tony Fairbairn- 13/02/2018

Great Britain's Fed Cup Team (zimbio.com) The Fed Cup draw for the World Group and World Group II Play-Offs have been announced this morning with ...

Czech Republic Reach Tenth Consecutive Fed Cup Semi-Final

Tony Fairbairn- 11/02/2018

  Petra Kvitova (zimbio.com) Czech Republic have reached a tenth consecutive Fed Cup Semi-Final after a straight sets Petra Kvitova win secured a 3-1 victory ...

Reigning Fed Cup Champions Belarus Tamed By Germany

Adam Addicott- 10/02/2018

Aryna Sabalenka (zimbio.com) Defending champions Belarus have endured a mixed opening day of their Fed Cup world group tie. Taking on Germany in Minsk, Aryna ...

Petra Kvitova and Barbora Strykova give Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Switzerland

sampaolo- 10/02/2018

Petra Kvitova and Barbora Strykova won the opening two singles matches to give Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Switzerland in the first day of ...

Teenage Sensation Marta Kostyuk Relishing Fed Cup Debut

Adam Addicott- 10/02/2018

Marta Kostyuk (zimbio.com) 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk has proved that experience is irrelevant as she revived the Ukraine's Fed Cup chances in their clash with Australia. ...

Serena Williams Returns Under A Cloud Of Uncertainty

Adam Addicott- 10/02/2018

Serena Williams (image via zimbio.com) The eagerly awaited return of Serena Williams in the Fed Cup should have been one to celebrate. Instead the presence ...

Four top 20 players and Serena Williams in action at this weekend’s Fed Cup first round

sampaolo- 09/02/2018

Four top 20 players Karolina Pliskova, Jelena Ostapenko, Venus Williams and Joanna Konta will be in the spotlight in the first round of the BNP ...

Ukrainian Tennis Chief Asks Australia To Support Calls For Fed Cup Reform

Adam Addicott- 09/02/2018

The Ukrainian Fed Cup team (image via zimbio.com) The general secretary of Ukrainian Tennis has urged the ITF to change the structure of the Fed ...

Serena Williams ‘Ready’ For Fed Cup Comeback, Says Captain

Adam Addicott- 07/02/2018

Serena Williams (zimbio.com) Serena Williams is on track to make her return to action at the Fed Cup, according to the captain of the American ...

The US team wins their 18th Fed Cup title ending a 17-year drought

sampaolo- 12/11/2017

The US team won the decisive double match to lift the 18th Fed Cup trophy in history ending a 17-year drought. Coco Vandeweghe and Shelby ...

Sabalenka Gives Belarus Hope As Fed Cup Final Hangs In The Balance

Tony Fairbairn- 11/11/2017

Aryna Sabalenka (zimbio) Aryna Sabalenka secured the second rubber for Belarus after beating Sloane Stephens 6-3 3-6 6-4 as the Fed Cup Final between Belarus ...

Davis Cup And Fed Cup Draws Set As Great Britain Face Gigantic Test Against Spain

Tony Fairbairn- 20/09/2017

Great Britain will face a tough task in February away to Spain. (Zimbio) The Davis Cup and Fed Cup draws by BNP Paribas have been ...