Fed Cup

Czechs strike early against Italy in Fed Cup semi-final

Straight-sets wins by Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova put the defending champions Czech Republic 2-0 up against Italy in their Fed Cup tennis semi-final on Saturday.

Apr 22, 2012, 12:13 PM IST

Dokic dumped for Australia Fed Cup tie in Germany

Australia have dropped Jelena Dokic for their bid to return to the top tier of Fed Cup tennis in a World Group playoff against Germany later this month, Tennis Australia said on Tuesday.

Apr 10, 2012, 10:11 AM IST

Czechs beat Germany 4-1 in Fed Cup

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova rallied to beat Germany’s Sabine Lisicki on Sunday.

Feb 06, 2012, 12:07 PM IST

US beats Belarus 5-0 to advance to Fed Cup playoff

Venus Williams teamed with Liezel Huber for a 6-1, 6-2 doubles victory over Yakimova and Darya Kustova that capped a 5-0 Fed Cup shutout for the United States against Belarus.

Feb 06, 2012, 10:30 AM IST

Williams gives US 2-0 lead over depleted Belarus

Former world number one Serena Williams gave the United States a commanding 2-0 lead over Belarus in their Fed Cup tie on Saturday after top ranked Victoria Azarenka was unable to compete for the eastern Europeans because of a sore lower back.

Feb 05, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Unbeaten India gets promotion to Group I in Fed Cup

Sania Mirza won the crucial second-round singles match and then combined with Isha Lakhani to clinch the decisive doubles rubber.

Feb 04, 2012, 17:11 PM IST

India qualify for play-off tie in Fed Cup

India on Friday earned the opportunity to get promotion to Asia/Oceania Group I of the Fed Cup after qualifying for the play-off tie, following a 2-1 win over Phillipines.

Feb 03, 2012, 19:43 PM IST

Sania to lead Indian challenge in Fed Cup

Sania Mirza has been named to spearhead the four-strong Indian challenge in next month`s Fed Cup.

Dec 26, 2011, 14:12 PM IST

Sharapova to play in Russia`s Fed Cup tie V Spain

Maria Sharapova has committed herself to playing in Russia`s Fed Cup first round tie against Spain in February, the world number four said.

Dec 20, 2011, 08:58 AM IST

Czechs win doubles to clinch first Fed Cup title

Kveta Peschke and Lucie Hradecka beat Maria Kirilenko and Elena Vesnina in the doubles to give the Czech Republic a 3-2 win over Russia.

Nov 06, 2011, 23:31 PM IST

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.

May 01, 2011, 18:41 PM IST

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.

May 01, 2011, 18:41 PM IST

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.

Apr 17, 2011, 18:56 PM IST

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.

Apr 17, 2011, 18:56 PM IST

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.

Mar 08, 2011, 09:23 AM IST

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.

Mar 08, 2011, 09:23 AM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2011, 17:04 PM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2011, 17:04 PM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2011, 10:17 AM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2011, 10:17 AM IST