Pacific Oceania Davis Cup and Fed Cup Teams Compete Next Week

The Pacific Oceania Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams will be competing next week in Sri Lanka and Tajikistan respectively.

Davis Cup:

  • The team is Colin Sinclair(NMI), Heve Kelley(TAH), Aymeric Mara (VAN), Brett Baudinet(CI), Rob Krause (FIJ-captain)
  • The Tie will be held on the clay courts at the Sri Lankan Tennis Association Courts in Colombo
  • Play will start Monday 17th July
  • There are 9 Nations competing and they will be drawn into 2 Pools, Pool A (4 Teams) and Pool B(5 Teams). The nominations are Davis Cup AO III Team Nominations – July 2017. The winner of pool A will play off against the runner up of Pool B and the runner up of pool A will play off against the winner of Pool B to decide which 2 Nations will be promoted to Asia/Oceania Zone Group II in 2018. The losing 2 Nations will be relegated to Asia/Oceania Group IV in 2018.

Fed Cup:

  • The team is Abigail Tere-Apisah(PNG), Steffi Carruthers(SAM), Carol Lee(NMI), Mayka Zima(TAH), Patrice Cotti (TAH-captain)
  • The Tie will be held on the hard courts at the Dushanbe Central Stadium in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.
  • Play will start Tuesday 18th July
  • There are 13 Nations competing and they will be drawn into 3 Pools of 3 Teams and 1 Pool of 4 Teams. The nominations are AO II – Fed Cup Team Nominations 2017 – sent to nations 20.06.2017. Round Robin Ties will be played Tuesday-Thursday; the 1st round of play offs will be played on Friday with the promotional play off tie being played on Saturday. Only one (1) team will be promoted
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