2002 Davis Cup World Group

2002 Davis Cup World Group

The World Group was the highest level of Davis Cup competition in 2002. The first-round losers went into the Davis Cup World Group Play-offs, and the winners progress to the quarterfinals. The quarterfinalists are guaranteed a World Group spot for 2003.

Contents

  • Participating Teams 1
  • Draw 2
  • First round 3
    • France vs. Netherlands 3.1
    • Czech Republic vs. Brazil 3.2
    • Spain vs. Morocco 3.3
    • United States vs. Slovakia 3.4
    • Russia vs. Switzerland 3.5
    • Great Britain vs. Sweden 3.6
    • Croatia vs. Germany 3.7
    • Argentina vs. Australia 3.8
  • Quarterfinals 4
    • France vs. Czech Republic 4.1
    • United States vs. Spain 4.2
    • Russia vs. Sweden 4.3
    • Argentina vs. Croatia 4.4
  • Semifinals 5
    • France vs. United States 5.1
    • Russia vs. Argentina 5.2
  • Final 6
    • France vs. Russia 6.1
  • References 7

Participating Teams

Participating Teams

Argentina

Australia

Brazil

Croatia

Czech Republic

France

Germany

Great Britain

Morocco

Netherlands

Russia

Slovakia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

United States

Draw

  First round
8–10 February
Quarterfinals
5–7 April
Semifinals
20–22 September
Final
29 November-1 December
                                     
Metz, France (indoor clay)[1]
S   France 3  
Pau, France (indoor carpet)[2]
  Netherlands 2  
  S   France 3  
Ostrava, Czech Republic (indoor carpet)[3]
    Czech Republic 1  
  Czech Republic 4
Paris, France (clay)[4]
S   Brazil 1  
  S   France 3  
Zaragoza, Spain (indoor clay)[5]
  S   United States 2  
S   Spain 3  
Houston, United States (grass)[6]
  Morocco 2  
  S   Spain 1
Oklahoma City, United States (indoor hard)[7]
  S   United States 3  
S   United States 5
Paris, France (indoor clay)[8]
  Slovakia 0  
  S   France 2
Moscow, Russia (indoor clay)[9]
  S   Russia 3
  Switzerland 2  
Moscow, Russia (indoor clay)[10]
S   Russia 3  
  S   Russia 4
Birmingham, England (indoor carpet)[11]
  S   Sweden 1  
  Great Britain 2
Moscow, Russia (indoor carpet)[12]
S   Sweden 3  
  S   Russia 3
Zagreb, Croatia (indoor carpet)[13]
    Argentina 2  
  Croatia 4  
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)[14]
S   Germany 1  
    Croatia 2
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)[15]
    Argentina 3  
  Argentina 5
S   Australia 0  


First round

France vs. Netherlands


France
3
The Arena, Metz, France[1]
8–10 February 2002
Clay (i)

Netherlands
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Sébastien Grosjean
Edwin Kempes
7
5
77
65
6
2
     
2
Arnaud Clément
Sjeng Schalken
7
5
2
6
67
79
6
4
6
2
 
3
Cédric Pioline / Fabrice Santoro
Paul Haarhuis / Sjeng Schalken
4
6
6
4
1
6
5
7
   
4
Sébastien Grosjean
Sjeng Schalken
6
2
1
6
78
66
2
6
6
3
 
5
Arnaud Clément
Edwin Kempes
65
77
3
6
       

Czech Republic vs. Brazil


Czech Republic
4
Sports Culture Palace, Ostrava, Czech Republic[3]
8–10 February 2002
Carpet (i)

Brazil
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Jiří Novák
André Sá
610
712
6
1
6
1
6
4
   
2
Bohdan Ulihrach
Fernando Meligeni
6
3
6
4
6
4
     
3
Jiří Novák / David Rikl
André Sá / Alexandre Simoni
6
4
6
3
7
5
     
4
Sébastien Grosjean
Flávio Saretta
1
6
66
78
       
5
Bohdan Ulihrach
André Sá
6
1
6
2
       

Spain vs. Morocco


Spain
3
Pabellón Príncipe Felipe, Zaragoza, Spain[5]
8–10 February 2002
Clay (i)

Morocco
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Hicham Arazi
6
3
6
1
6
2
     
2
Àlex Corretja
Younes El Aynaoui
3
6
5
7
4
6
     
3
Juan Manuel Balcells / Àlex Corretja
Karim Alami / Hicham Arazi
2
6
6
2
710
68
6
4
   
4
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Younes El Aynaoui
62
77
0
6
6
3
6
0
3
6
 
5
Àlex Corretja
Hicham Arazi
6
3
6
0
       
retired

United States vs. Slovakia


United States
5
Myriad Convention Center, Oklahoma City, United States[7]
8–10 February 2002
Hard (i)

Slovakia
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Pete Sampras
Karol Beck
6
3
63
77
6
1
7
5
   
2
Andy Roddick
Ján Krošlák
6
4
6
4
65
77
77
61
   
3
James Blake / Mardy Fish
Karol Beck / Ján Krošlák
6
3
65
77
6
3
6
4
   
4
James Blake
Ladislav Švarc
4
6
6
3
6
0
     
5
Andy Roddick
Karol Beck
6
4
77
65
       

Russia vs. Switzerland


Russia
3
Olympic Stadium, Moscow, Russia[9]
8–10 February 2002
Clay (i)

Switzerland
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Marat Safin
Roger Federer
5
7
1
6
2
6
     
2
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Michel Kratochvil
6
3
4
6
1
6
77
63
6
2
 
3
Yevgeny Kafelnikov / Marat Safin
Roger Federer / Marc Rosset
6
2
78
66
60
77
6
2
   
4
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Roger Federer
66
78
1
6
1
6
     
5
Marat Safin
Michel Kratochvil
6
1
78
66
6
4
     

Great Britain vs. Sweden


Great Britain
2
National Indoor Arena, Birmingham, England[11]
8–10 February 2002
Carpet (i)

Sweden
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Tim Henman
Jonas Björkman
6
4
7
5
4
6
7
5
   
2
Greg Rusedski
Thomas Enqvist
63
77
65
77
2
6
     
3
Tim Henman / Greg Rusedski
Jonas Björkman / Thomas Johansson
77
61
2
6
64
77
6
3
6
3
 
4
Tim Henman
Thomas Enqvist
4
6
2
6
4
6
     
5
Greg Rusedski
Thomas Johansson
6
4
3
6
5
7
4
6
   

Croatia vs. Germany


Croatia
4
Dom Sports Hall, Zagreb, Croatia[13]
8–10 February 2002
Carpet (i)

Germany
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Ivan Ljubičić
Rainer Schüttler
7
5
63
77
3
6
65
77
   
2
Goran Ivanišević
Nicolas Kiefer
77
63
6
3
6
4
     
3
Goran Ivanišević / Ivan Ljubičić
Michael Kohlmann / David Prinosil
6
4
6
4
7
5
     
4
Goran Ivanišević
Rainer Schüttler
6
4
77
64
77
65
     
5
Ivan Ljubičić
Nicolas Kiefer
77
61
6
4
       

Argentina vs. Australia


Argentina
5
Buenos Aires Lawn Tennis Club, Buenos Aires, Argentina[15]
8–10 February 2002
Clay

Australia
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Guillermo Cañas
Scott Draper
6
4
64
77
5
7
6
4
6
1
 
2
Gastón Gaudio
Andrew Ilie
6
1
6
1
6
2
     
3
Lucas Arnold Ker / Guillermo Cañas
Wayne Arthurs / Todd Woodbridge
3
6
6
3
6
4
1
6
10
8
 
4
Juan Ignacio Chela
Andrew Ilie
6
1
6
1
       
5
Gastón Gaudio
Scott Draper
6
3
6
2
       

Quarterfinals

France vs. Czech Republic


France
3
Palais des Sports, Pau, France[2]
5–7 April 2002
Carpet (i)

Czech Republic
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Sébastien Grosjean
Bohdan Ulihrach
6
3
3
6
0
6
6
3
6
1
 
2
Nicolas Escudé
Jiří Novák
64
77
1
6
77
65
5
7
   
3
Michaël Llodra / Fabrice Santoro
Jiří Novák / David Rikl
6
3
6
1
6
4
     
4
Sébastien Grosjean
Jiří Novák
6
3
1
6
3
6
1
6
   
5
Fabrice Santoro
Bohdan Ulihrach
77
62
7
5
3
6
4
6
6
3
 

United States vs. Spain


United States
3
Westside Tennis Club, Houston, United States[6]
5–7 April 2002
Grass

Spain
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Andy Roddick
Tommy Robredo
6
3
7
5
79
67
     
2
Pete Sampras
Àlex Corretja
6
4
6
4
64
77
5
7
4
6
 
3
James Blake / Todd Martin
Juan Manuel Balcells / Alberto Martín
6
1
6
4
6
4
     
4
Andy Roddick
Alberto Martín
6
2
6
4
6
2
     
5
James Blake
Tommy Robredo
1
6
4
5
      not
completed

Russia vs. Sweden


Russia
4
Luzhniki Palace of Sports, Moscow, Russia[10]
5–7 April 2002
Clay (i)

Sweden
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Marat Safin
Thomas Johansson
6
4
6
4
6
4
     
2
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Thomas Enqvist
78
66
6
3
6
1
     
3
Yevgeny Kafelnikov / Marat Safin
Jonas Björkman / Thomas Johansson
3
6
78
66
62
77
7
5
6
3
 
4
Mikhail Youzhny
Thomas Johansson
3
6
4
6
       
5
Andrei Stoliarov
Andreas Vinciguerra
4
6
5
2
       
retired

Argentina vs. Croatia


Argentina
3
Buenos Aires Lawn Tennis Club, Buenos Aires, Argentina[14]
5–7 April 2002
Clay

Croatia
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Gastón Gaudio
Ivan Ljubičić
77
65
6
2
6
3
     
2
Juan Ignacio Chela
Ivo Karlović
5
7
6
4
6
4
6
2
   
3
Lucas Arnold Ker / Guillermo Cañas
Goran Ivanišević / Ivan Ljubičić
6
4
6
2
3
6
0
6
6
8
 
4
Juan Ignacio Chela
Ivan Ljubičić
3
6
6
1
65
77
4
6
   
5
Gastón Gaudio
Ivo Karlović
6
4
6
4
6
2
     

Semifinals

France vs. United States


France
3
Roland Garros, Paris, France[4]
20–22 September 2002
Clay

United States
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Arnaud Clément
Andy Roddick
4
6
78
66
77
65
6
1
   
2
Sébastien Grosjean
James Blake
6
4
6
1
67
79
7
5
   
3
Michaël Llodra / Fabrice Santoro
James Blake / Todd Martin
6
2
62
77
6
2
4
6
4
6
 
4
Sébastien Grosjean
Andy Roddick
6
4
3
6
6
3
6
4
   
5
Arnaud Clément
James Blake
4
6
3
6
       

Russia vs. Argentina


Russia
3
Luzhniki Palace of Sports, Moscow, Russia[12]
20–22 September 2002
Carpet (i)

Argentina
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Marat Safin
Juan Ignacio Chela
61
77
7
5
7
5
6
1
   
2
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Gastón Gaudio
3
6
7
5
6
3
2
6
8
6
 
3
Yevgeny Kafelnikov / Marat Safin
Lucas Arnold Ker / David Nalbandian
4
6
4
6
7
5
6
3
17
19
 
4
Marat Safin
David Nalbandian
77
63
65
77
6
0
6
3
   
5
Mikhail Youzhny
Juan Ignacio Chela
65
77
77
63
4
6
     

Final

France vs. Russia


France
2
Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy, Paris, France[8]
29 November - 1 December 2002
Clay (i)

Russia
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Paul-Henri Mathieu
Marat Safin
4
6
6
3
1
6
4
6
   
2
Sébastien Grosjean
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
77
63
6
3
6
0
     
3
Nicolas Escudé / Fabrice Santoro
Yevgeny Kafelnikov / Marat Safin
6
3
3
6
5
7
6
3
6
4
 
4
Sébastien Grosjean
Marat Safin
3
6
2
6
611
713
     
5
Paul-Henri Mathieu
Mikhail Youzhny
6
3
6
2
3
6
5
7
4
6
 

References

  1. ^ a b "France v Netherlands". daviscup.com. 
  2. ^ a b "France v Czech Republic". daviscup.com. 
  3. ^ a b "Czech Republic v Brazil". daviscup.com. 
  4. ^ a b "France v United States". daviscup.com. 
  5. ^ a b "Spain v Morocco". daviscup.com. 
  6. ^ a b "United States v Spain". daviscup.com. 
  7. ^ a b "United States v Slovakia". daviscup.com. 
  8. ^ a b "France v Russia". daviscup.com. 
  9. ^ a b "Russia v Switzerland". daviscup.com. 
  10. ^ a b "Russia v Sweden". daviscup.com. 
  11. ^ a b "Great Britain v Sweden". daviscup.com. 
  12. ^ a b "Russia v Argentina". daviscup.com. 
  13. ^ a b "Croatia v Germany". daviscup.com. 
  14. ^ a b "Argentina v Croatia". daviscup.com. 
  15. ^ a b "Argentina v Australia". daviscup.com.