2003 Davis Cup

2003 Davis Cup

2003 Davis Cup
Details
Edition 92nd
Achievements (singles)
2002
2004

The 2003 Davis Cup was the 92nd edition of the most important tournament between nations in men's tennis. A total of 135 nations participated in the tournament. In the final, Australia defeated Spain at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia, on 28–30 November, giving Australia their 28th title.[1]

Contents

  • World Group 1
    • Draw 1.1
    • Final 1.2
  • World Group Play-offs 2
  • Americas Zone 3
    • Group I 3.1
    • Group II 3.2
    • Group III 3.3
    • Group IV 3.4
  • Asia/Oceania Zone 4
    • Group I 4.1
    • Group II 4.2
    • Group III 4.3
    • Group IV 4.4
  • Europe/Africa Zone 5
    • Group I 5.1
    • Group II 5.2
    • Group III 5.3
      • Venue I 5.3.1
      • Venue II 5.3.2
    • Group IV 5.4
      • Venue I 5.4.1
      • Venue II 5.4.2
  • References 6

World Group

Participating Teams

Argentina

Australia

Belgium

Brazil

Croatia

Czech Republic

France

Germany

Great Britain

Netherlands

Romania

Russia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

United States

Draw

  First round
7–9 February
Quarterfinals
4–6 April
Semifinals
19–21 September
Final
28–30 November
                                     
Bucharest, Romania (indoor carpet)
S   France 4  
Toulouse, France (indoor hard)
  Romania 1  
  S   France 2  
Arnhem, Netherlands (indoor carpet)
     Switzerland 3  
S   Netherlands 2
Melbourne, Australia (hard)
   Switzerland 3  
     Switzerland 2  
Sydney, Australia (clay)
  S   Australia 3  
S   Australia 4  
Malmö, Sweden (indoor hard)
  Great Britain 1  
  S   Australia 5
Sweden (indoor carpet)
  S   Sweden 0  
S   Sweden 3
Melbourne, Australia (grass)
  Brazil 2  
  S   Australia 3
Zagreb, Croatia (indoor carpet)
  S   Spain 1
  Croatia 4  
Valencia, Spain (clay)
S   United States 1  
    Croatia 0
Seville, Spain (clay)
  S   Spain 5  
  Belgium 0
Málaga, Spain (clay)
S   Spain 5  
  S   Spain 3
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)
  S   Argentina 2  
  Germany 0  
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)
S   Argentina 5  
  S   Argentina 5
Ostrava, Czech Republic (indoor clay)
  S   Russia 0  
  Czech Republic 2
S   Russia 3  

First round losers compete in Play-off ties with Zonal Group I Qualifiers.

Final


Australia
3
Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia[2]
28–30 November 2003
Grass

Spain
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Lleyton Hewitt
Juan Carlos Ferrero
3
6
6
3
3
6
77
60
6
2
 
2
Mark Philippoussis
Carlos Moyà
4
6
4
6
6
4
64
77
   
3
Wayne Arthurs / Todd Woodbridge
Àlex Corretja / Feliciano López
6
3
6
1
6
3
     
4
Mark Philippoussis
Juan Carlos Ferrero
7
5
6
3
1
6
2
6
6
0
 
5
Lleyton Hewitt
Carlos Moyà
          not
played

World Group Play-offs

Date: 19–21 September

Venue Home Team Score Visiting Team
Pörtschach, Austria (clay)  Austria 3-2  Belgium
Calgary, Canada (indoor carpet)  Canada 3-2  Brazil
Bangkok, Thailand (indoor hard)  Thailand 1-4  Czech Republic
Sundern, Germany (clay)  Germany 2-3  Belarus
Casablanca, Morocco (clay)  Morocco 3-2  Great Britain
Zwolle, Netherlands (indoor hard)  Netherlands 5-0  India
Quito, Ecuador (clay)  Ecuador 2-3  Romania
Bratislava, Slovakia (clay)  Slovakia 2-3  United States
  • Austria, Belarus, Canada, and Morocco promoted to World Group in 2004.
  • Czech Republic, Netherlands, Romania, and United States remain in World Group in 2004.
  • India (AO), Ecuador (AMN), Slovakia (EA), and Thailand (AO) remain in Group I in 2004.
  • Belgium (EA), Brazil (AMN), Germany (EA), and Great Britain (EA) relegated to Group I in 2004.

Americas Zone

Group I

Participating Teams

Group II

Participating Teams

Group III

Participating Teams

Group IV

Participating Teams

Asia/Oceania Zone

Group I

Participating Teams

Group II

Participating Teams

Group III

Participating Teams

Group IV

Participating Teams

Europe/Africa Zone

Group I

Participating Teams

Group II

Participating Teams

Group III

Venue I

Participating Teams

Venue II

Participating Teams

Group IV

Venue I

Participating Teams

Venue II

Participating Teams

References

  1. ^ "Davis Cup Result Archives". Retrieved 2014-02-05. 
  2. ^ "Australia v Spain". daviscup.com.