Monday, February 4, 2013
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Fed Cup Team Nominations for World Group First Round Ties
ITF has announced the official team nominations for the Fed Cup by BNP
Paribas World Group first round ties, taking place on February 9-10.
WORLD GROUP FIRST ROUND
CZECH REPUBLIC v AUSTRALIA
Venue: Cez Arena, Ostrava, CZE (hard – indoors)
Captain: Petr Pala
Captain: Alicia Molik
ITALY v USA
Venue: 105 Stadium, Rimini, ITA (clay – indoors)
Captain: Corrado Barazzutti
Captain: Mary Joe Fernandez
RUSSIA v JAPAN
Venue: Olympic Stadium, Moscow, RUS (hard – indoors)
Captain: Shamil Tarpischev
Captain: Takeshi Murakami
SERBIA v SLOVAK REPUBLIC
Hala "CAIR", Nis, SRB (hard – indoors)
Captain: Dejan Vranes
Captain: Matej Liptak
Stephens Reinjures Ab; Out Of Fed Cup
looks like Sloane Stephens has yet to solve her abdominal injury puzzle
as the promising American teen has pulled out of Fed Cup with an ab
Czech Doubles Team Sets Davis Cup Record Win
the exception of Novak Djokovic, most of the world’s leading players
opted against extending themselves in the weekend’s Davis Cup action,
maintaining the fixtures came too close on the back of the Australian
Open. But the Czech Republic’s Tomas Berdych worked overtime to play the
hero’s role for the defending champions in their win over Switzerland in
Cardio Tennis Helps Drive Tennis Participation
Tennis is fast becoming a worldwide brand—receiving prominent play by
Tennis Australia (TA) during this year’s Australian Open and officially
relaunching/rebranding in Great Britain with new initiatives and a new
USTA Expands Training Program at National Training Center
USTA announced that USTA Player Development is expanding its training
program at the National Training Center-East at the USTA Billie Jean
King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y., hiring Erik Kortland as
National Coach, Junior Development, to coach players in a new “Feeder
Program” for boys and girls ages 9 through 13.
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