2004 Davis Cup World Group

2004 Davis Cup World Group

The World Group was the highest level of Davis Cup competition in 2004. 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 2005.

Contents

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

Participating Teams

Participating Teams

Argentina

Australia

Austria

Belarus

Canada

Czech Republic

Croatia

France

Morocco

Netherlands

Romania

Russia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

United States

Draw

  First round
6–8 February
Quarterfinals
9–11 April
Semifinals
24–26 September
Final
3–5 December
                                     
Adelaide, Australia (hard)[1]
1   Australia 1  
Delray Beach, United States (hard)[2]
  Sweden 4  
    Sweden 1  
Uncasville, United States (indoor hard)[3]
  7   United States 4  
7   United States 5
Charleston, United States (hard)[4]
  Austria 0  
  7   United States 4  
Minsk, Belarus (indoor carpet)[5]
    Belarus 0  
4   Russia 2  
Minsk, Belarus (indoor carpet)[6]
  Belarus 3  
    Belarus 5
Agadir, Morocco (indoor hard)[7]
  5   Argentina 0  
5   Argentina 5
Seville, Spain (indoor clay)[8]
  Morocco 0  
  7   United States 2
Bucharest, Romania (indoor clay)[9]
  2   Spain 3
  Romania 2  
Prilly, Switzerland (indoor hard)[10]
6    Switzerland 3  
  6    Switzerland 2
Metz, France (indoor clay)[11]
  3   France 3  
  Croatia 1
Alicante, Spain (clay)[12]
3   France 4  
  3   France 1
Maastricht, Netherlands (indoor clay)[13]
  2   Spain 4  
  Canada 1  
Palma de Mallorca, Spain (clay)[14]
8   Netherlands 4  
  8   Netherlands 1
Brno, Czech Republic (indoor carpet)[15]
  2   Spain 4  
  Czech Republic 2
2   Spain 3  


First round

Australia vs. Sweden


Australia
1
Memorial Drive, Adelaide, Australia[1]
6–8 February 2004
Hard

Sweden
4
1 2 3 4 5
1
Mark Philippoussis
Thomas Enqvist
3
6
4
6
2
6
     
2
Lleyton Hewitt
Robin Söderling
6
4
6
3
6
1
     
3
Wayne Arthurs / Todd Woodbridge
Jonas Björkman / Joachim Johansson
65
77
4
6
6
2
77
64
5
7
 
4
Mark Philippoussis
Jonas Björkman
5
7
2
6
2
6
     
5
Wayne Arthurs
Thomas Enqvist
68
710
6
3
4
6
     

United States vs. Austria


United States
5
Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States[3]
6–8 February 2004
Hard (i)

Austria
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Robby Ginepri
Jürgen Melzer
66
78
4
6
6
4
6
4
6
2
 
2
Andy Roddick
Stefan Koubek
6
4
6
4
6
2
     
3
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
Julian Knowle / Jürgen Melzer
6
2
6
1
6
4
     
4
Andy Roddick
Jürgen Melzer
6
4
6
2
       
5
Robby Ginepri
Stefan Koubek
7
5
6
2
       

Belarus vs. Russia


Belarus
3
Football Manege, Minsk, Belarus[5]
6–8 February 2004
Carpet (i)

Russia
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Vladimir Voltchkov
Igor Andreev
77
63
64
77
7
5
4
4
  retired
 
2
Max Mirnyi
Marat Safin
77
63
77
65
1
6
4
6
11
9
 
3
Max Mirnyi / Alexander Shvec
Marat Safin / Mikhail Youzhny
4
6
5
7
64
77
     
4
Max Mirnyi
Igor Andreev
6
3
6
4
6
4
     
5
Vladimir Voltchkov
Mikhail Youzhny
7
5
6
2
6
4
     

Morocco vs. Argentina


Morocco
0
Salle Inbiaat, Agadir, Morocco[7]
6–8 February 2004
Hard (i)

Argentina
5
1 2 3 4 5
1
Mounir El Aarej
Guillermo Coria
1
6
1
6
4
6
     
2
Hicham Arazi
David Nalbandian
6
4
1
6
5
7
1
2
  retired
 
3
Mounir El Aarej / Mehdi Tahiri
Lucas Arnold Ker / Agustín Calleri
1
6
4
6
2
6
     
4
Mehdi Tahiri
Guillermo Coria
2
6
64
77
       
5
Mounir El Aarej
Agustín Calleri
61
77
6
3
1
6
     

Romania vs. Switzerland


Romania
2
Sala Polivalentă, Bucharest, Romania[9]
6–8 February 2004
Clay (i)

Switzerland
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Andrei Pavel
Michel Kratochvil
6
4
6
3
5
7
6
4
   
2
Victor Hănescu
Roger Federer
64
77
3
6
1
6
     
3
Andrei Pavel / Gabriel Trifu
Yves Allegro / Roger Federer
4
6
6
1
3
6
6
3
8
10
 
4
Andrei Pavel
Roger Federer
3
6
2
6
5
7
     
5
Victor Hănescu
Stanislas Wawrinka
6
3
63
77
6
3
     

France vs. Croatia


France
4
Arènes de Metz, Metz, France[11]
6–8 February 2004
Clay (i)

Croatia
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Arnaud Clément
Mario Ančić
6
4
6
3
6
3
     
2
Thierry Ascione
Ivan Ljubičić
5
7
4
6
4
6
     
3
Nicolas Escudé / Michaël Llodra
Mario Ančić / Ivo Karlović
6
1
77
65
6
3
     
4
Arnaud Clément
Ivan Ljubičić
6
2
3
6
77
63
6
4
   
5
Nicolas Escudé
Ivo Karlović
77
65
6
2
       

Netherlands vs. Canada


Netherlands
4
MECC, Maastricht, Netherlands[13]
6–8 February 2004
Clay (i)

Canada
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Sjeng Schalken
Frank Dancevic
6
3
5
7
6
2
6
1
   
2
Martin Verkerk
Simon Larose
6
4
711
69
4
6
6
3
   
3
Paul Haarhuis / Martin Verkerk
Daniel Nestor / Frédéric Niemeyer
610
712
0
1
      retired
 
4
Martin Verkerk
Frank Dancevic
65
77
6
2
7
5
6
3
   
5
Sjeng Schalken
Simon Larose
6
2
7
5
       

Czech Republic vs. Spain


Czech Republic
2
Brno Exhibition Center, Brno, Czech Republic[15]
6–8 February 2004
Carpet (i)

Spain
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Jiří Novák
Rafael Nadal
77
62
6
3
77
63
     
2
Radek Štěpánek
Tommy Robredo
5
7
6
3
64
77
67
79
   
3
Jiří Novák / Radek Štěpánek
Rafael Nadal / Tommy Robredo
6
4
78
66
6
3
     
4
Tomáš Berdych
Feliciano López
4
6
77
62
3
6
2
6
   
5
Radek Štěpánek
Rafael Nadal
62
77
64
77
3
6
     

Quarterfinals

United States vs. Sweden


United States
4
Delray Beach Tennis Center, Delray Beach, United States[2]
9–11 April 2004
Hard

Sweden
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Mardy Fish
Jonas Björkman
6
4
3
6
2
6
5
7
   
2
Andy Roddick
Thomas Enqvist
6
4
7
5
6
2
     
3
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
Jonas Björkman / Thomas Johansson
6
3
6
3
6
4
     
4
Andy Roddick
Jonas Björkman
77
63
6
4
6
0
     
5
Mardy Fish
Thomas Johansson
3
6
6
1
6
4
     

Belarus vs. Argentina


Belarus
5
Football Manege, Minsk, Belarus[6]
9–11 April 2004
Carpet (i)

Argentina
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Vladimir Voltchkov
Agustín Calleri
6
3
6
4
6
2
     
2
Max Mirnyi
Guillermo Cañas
6
2
6
2
6
2
     
3
Max Mirnyi / Vladimir Voltchkov
Lucas Arnold Ker / Agustín Calleri
6
3
6
4
6
1
     
4
Max Mirnyi
Lucas Arnold Ker
6
1
6
2
       
5
Vladimir Voltchkov
Juan Mónaco
3
6
6
3
6
3
     

Switzerland vs. France


Switzerland
2
Centre Intercommunal de Glace de Malley, Prilly, Switzerland[10]
9–11 April 2004
Hard (i)

France
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Roger Federer
Nicolas Escudé
6
2
6
4
6
4
     
2
Ivo Heuberger
Arnaud Clément
3
6
3
6
2
6
     
3
Yves Allegro / Roger Federer
Nicolas Escudé / Michaël Llodra
77
64
3
6
65
77
3
6
   
4
Roger Federer
Arnaud Clément
6
2
7
5
6
4
     
5
Michel Kratochvil
Nicolas Escudé
63
77
4
6
66
78
     

Spain vs. Netherlands


Spain
4
Plaza de Toros Coliseo, Palma de Mallorca, Spain[14]
9–11 April 2004
Clay

Netherlands
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Carlos Moyá
Martin Verkerk
6
2
7
5
6
4
     
2
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Raemon Sluiter
6
2
6
2
6
4
     
3
Rafael Nadal / Tommy Robredo
John van Lottum / Martin Verkerk
6
3
6
2
3
6
2
6
2
6
 
4
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Martin Verkerk
6
4
65
77
4
6
7
5
6
1
 
5
Carlos Moyá
Sjeng Schalken
6
3
6
4
       

Semifinals

United States vs. Belarus


United States
4
Family Circle Tennis Center, Charleston, United States[4]
24–26 September 2004
Hard

Belarus
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Andy Roddick
Vladimir Voltchkov
6
1
6
4
6
4
     
2
Mardy Fish
Max Mirnyi
7
5
6
2
3
6
6
3
   
3
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
Max Mirnyi / Vladimir Voltchkov
6
1
6
3
7
5
     
4
Andy Roddick
Alexander Skrypko
6
4
6
2
       
5
Mardy Fish
Andrei Karatchenia
3
0
        not
completed

Spain vs. France


Spain
4
Plaza de Toros de Alicante, Alicante, Spain[12]
24–26 September 2004
Clay

France
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Carlos Moyá
Paul-Henri Mathieu
3
6
6
3
6
2
3
6
3
6
 
2
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Fabrice Santoro
6
3
6
1
1
6
6
3
   
3
Rafael Nadal / Tommy Robredo
Arnaud Clément / Michaël Llodra
77
64
4
6
6
2
2
6
6
3
 
4
Rafael Nadal
Arnaud Clément
6
4
6
1
6
2
     
5
Tommy Robredo
Paul-Henri Mathieu
6
4
6
4
       

Final

Spain vs. United States


Spain
3
Estadio Olímpico, Seville, Spain[8]
3–5 December 2004
Clay (i)

United States
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Carlos Moyà
Mardy Fish
6
4
6
2
6
3
     
2
Rafael Nadal
Andy Roddick
66
78
6
2
78
66
6
2
   
3
Juan Carlos Ferrero / Tommy Robredo
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
0
6
3
6
2
6
     
4
Carlos Moyà
Andy Roddick
6
2
77
61
77
65
     
5
Tommy Robredo
Mardy Fish
68
710
2
6
       

References

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