Category: Fed Cup

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 ...

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 ...