Tahira scripts India`s win over Hong Kong

India beat seventh seed Hong Kong 2-1 in their last league match of the Asia/Oceania qualifying in the junior Fed Cup.

Zvonareva wins as Russia march into Fed Cup final

Vera Zvonareva powered Russia into their first Fed Cup final in three years when she beat Roberta Vinci 6-4 6-2 in the first reverse singles to give the home team a 3-0 lead against defending champions Italy.

Australia to host Ukraine in Fed Cup World Group playoff

Australia will host Ukraine in a Fed Cup tie in April for the right to stay in the World Group, Tennis Australia said on Tuesday.

Pavlyuchenkova ousts Sharapova, takes Russia to Fed Cup win

Teenage star Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova replaced a struggling Maria Sharapova and inspired four-time champions Russia to an historic 3-2 win over France and a place in the Fed Cup semi-finals.

Pavlyuchenkova ousts Sharapova, takes Russia to Fed Cup win

Teenage star Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova replaced a struggling Maria Sharapova on Sunday and inspired four-time champions Russia to an historic 3-2 win over France and a place in the Fed Cup semi-finals.

Belgium takes unbeatable lead over US in Fed Cup

Australian Open champion Kim Clijsters beat Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-7 (10), 6-2, 6-1 to give Belgium an insurmountable 3-0 lead over the United States and a place in the Fed Cup semifinals.

Australia`s Groth stuns Schiavone on Fed Cup debut

Jarmila Groth marked her first Fed Cup appearance for Australia with a shock win against French Open champion Francesca Schiavone as holders Italy shared the opening singles in their first round tie in Hobart on Saturday.

India relegated to Group II of Asia/Oceania Zone

India`s campaign at the Fed Cup turned worst as it was relegated to Group II of
the Asia/Oceania Zone after losing the play-off tie 1-2 to Chinese Taipei here on Saturday.

Fed Cup: India lose again, finish last in Pool A

India ended at the bottom of Pool A in the Asia/Oceania Group I after losing 1-2 against Thailand.

India out of reckoning after 1-2 defeat against Uzbekistan

Commonwealth Games
bronze medallist pair of Sania Mirza and Rushmi Chakravarthi
lost the decisive doubles rubber as India suffered a 1-2 defeat against Uzbekistan and faced relegation to the Asia Oceania Group II in the Fed Cup.

India lose 1-2 to China in Fed Cup

Sania Mirza`s defeat against lower-ranked Jing-Jing Lu cost India dear as they began their Asia/Oceania Group I campaign in the Fed Cup with a 1-2 defeat against China in Pool A.

Italy celebrate Fed Cup after Pennetta win

Fed Cup specialists Italy won the cherished women`s tennis team trophy for a third time in five years on Sunday by swatting hosts the United States 3-1.

Italy opens defence of Fed Cup with pair of wins

Defending champion Italy seized a commanding 2-0 lead over the United States in the final of the Fed Cup with a pair of straight-set wins by Flavia Pennetta and Francesca Schiavone Saturday.

Austin praises bold Fed Cup gamble by U.S.

United States captain Mary Joe Fernandez has gambled boldly with her selections for the opening singles against holders Italy in the Fed Cup finals, a move applauded by former world number one Tracy Austin.

Holders Italy wary of favourites tag in Fed Cup final

Holders Italy are striving to avoid any hint of complacency as they prepare to face an under-strength United States in this weekend’s Fed Cup final.

Italy are Fed Cup favourites vs US, says captain

Italy`s Fed Cup captain Corrado Barazzutti believes the title-holders will be favourites when they line up against the USA in the final in San Diego next month.

US captain confident Williams sisters will play Fed Cup

American Fed Cup captain Mary Joe Fernandez is confident that Venus and Serena Williams will represent their country in this year`s final in San Diego.

Pennetta propels Italy into Fed Cup final

Fed Cup holders Italy reached their second straight final after Flavia Pennetta overcame Czech Petra Kvitova to seal an unassailable 3-0 lead on Sunday.

Dementieva draws Russia level in Fed Cup semis

Elena Dementieva and Melanie Oudin won their opening singles matches on Saturday to leave the Fed Cup semi-final between Russia and the United States tied at 1-1.

Door open for Williams sisters to make Fed Cup return

A spot on the United States Fed Cup squad was left open for Serena or Venus Williams by captain Mary Joe Fernandez on Wednesday as she named her team for a semi-final showdown against Russia.