2011 Davis Cup World Group

2011 Davis Cup World Group

The World Group was the highest level of Davis Cup competition in 2011. 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 2012. The competition was won by Spain who defeated Argentina in the final.[1][2][3]

Contents

  • Participating teams 1
  • Seeds 2
  • Draw 3
  • First round 4
    • Serbia vs. India 4.1
    • Sweden vs. Russia 4.2
    • Czech Republic vs. Kazakhstan 4.3
    • Argentina vs. Romania 4.4
    • Chile vs. United States 4.5
    • Belgium vs. Spain 4.6
    • Croatia vs. Germany 4.7
    • Austria vs. France 4.8
  • Quarterfinals 5
    • Sweden vs. Serbia 5.1
    • Argentina vs. Kazakhstan 5.2
    • United States vs. Spain 5.3
    • Germany vs. France 5.4
  • Semifinals 6
    • Serbia vs. Argentina 6.1
    • Spain vs. France 6.2
  • Final 7
    • Spain vs. Argentina 7.1
  • References 8

Participating teams

Participating Teams

Argentina

Austria

Belgium

Chile

Croatia

Czech Republic

France

Germany

India

Kazakhstan

Romania

Russia

Serbia

Spain

Sweden

United States

Seeds

Draw

The draw for the World Group was made in Brussels in September 2010.[4]
  First round
4–6 March
Quarterfinals
8–10 July
Semifinals
16–18 September
Final
2–4 December
                                     
Novi Sad, Serbia (indoor hard)[5]
1   Serbia 4  
Halmstad, Sweden (indoor hard)[6]
  India 1  
  1   Serbia 4  
Borås, Sweden (indoor hard)[7]
    Sweden 1  
7   Russia 2
Belgrade, Serbia (indoor hard)[8]
  Sweden 3  
  1   Serbia 2  
Ostrava, Czech Republic (indoor hard)[9]
  5   Argentina 3  
4   Czech Republic 2  
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)[10] 7–9 July
  Kazakhstan 3  
    Kazakhstan 0
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)[11]
  5   Argentina 5  
5   Argentina 4
Seville, Spain (indoor clay)[12][13]
  Romania 1  
  5   Argentina 1
Santiago, Chile (clay)[14]
  3   Spain 3
  Chile 1  
Austin, United States (indoor hard)[15]
6   United States 4  
  6   United States 1
Charleroi, Belgium (indoor hard)[16]
  3   Spain 3  
  Belgium 1
Córdoba, Spain (clay)[17][18]
3   Spain 4  
  3   Spain 4
Zagreb, Croatia (indoor hard)[19]
  2   France 1  
  Germany 3  
Stuttgart, Germany (clay)[20]
8   Croatia 2  
    Germany 1
Vienna, Austria (indoor clay)[21]
  2   France 4  
  Austria 2
2   France 3  

First round

Serbia vs. India


Serbia
4
Spens Sports Center, Novi Sad, Serbia[5]
4–6 March 2011
Hard (i)

India
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Viktor Troicki
Rohan Bopanna
6
3
6
3
5
7
3
6
6
3
 
2
Janko Tipsarević
Somdev Devvarman
5
7
5
7
63
77
     
3
Ilija Bozoljac / Nenad Zimonjić
Rohan Bopanna / Somdev Devvarman
4
6
6
3
6
4
712
610
   
4
Viktor Troicki
Somdev Devvarman
6
4
6
2
7
5
     
5
Janko Tipsarević
Karan Rastogi
6
0
6
1
       

Sweden vs. Russia


Sweden
3
Boråshallen, Borås, Sweden[7]
4–6 March 2011
Hard (i)

Russia
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Robin Söderling
Igor Andreev
6
3
6
3
6
1
     
2
Joachim Johansson
Teymuraz Gabashvili
6
3
77
64
6
4
     
3
Simon Aspelin / Robert Lindstedt
Igor Kunitsyn / Dmitry Tursunov
6
4
66
78
78
66
6
2
   
4
Simon Aspelin
Dmitry Tursunov
5
7
2
6
       
5
Joachim Johansson
Igor Andreev
68
710
4
6
       

Czech Republic vs. Kazakhstan


Czech Republic
2
ČEZ Aréna, Ostrava, Czech Republic[9]
4–6 March 2011
Hard (i)

Kazakhstan
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Jan Hájek
Andrey Golubev
64
77
77
63
6
1
64
77
3
6
 
2
Tomáš Berdych
Mikhail Kukushkin
77
65
6
2
6
3
     
3
Tomáš Berdych / Lukáš Dlouhý
Evgeny Korolev / Yuri Schukin
6
4
6
4
77
64
     
4
Tomáš Berdych
Andrey Golubev
5
7
7
5
4
6
2
6
   
5
Jan Hájek
Mikhail Kukushkin
4
6
77
64
68
710
0
6
   

Argentina vs. Romania


Argentina
4
Parque Roca, Buenos Aires, Argentina[11]
4–6 March 2011
Clay

Romania
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
David Nalbandian
Adrian Ungur
6
3
6
2
5
7
6
4
   
2
Juan Mónaco
Victor Hănescu
77
65
1
6
6
1
6
1
   
3
Juan Ignacio Chela / Eduardo Schwank
Victor Hănescu / Horia Tecău
6
2
710
68
6
1
     
4
Eduardo Schwank
Victor Crivoi
77
63
6
2
       
5
Juan Mónaco
Adrian Ungur
4
6
6
2
3
6
     

Chile vs. United States


Chile
1
Estadio Nacional, Santiago, Chile[14]
4–6 March 2011
Clay

United States
4
1 2 3 4 5
1
Nicolás Massú
Andy Roddick
2
6
6
4
3
6
4
6
   
2
Paul Capdeville
John Isner
65
77
62
77
77
63
77
65
6
4
 
3
Nicolás Massú
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
3
6
3
6
64
77
     
4
Paul Capdeville
Andy Roddick
6
3
62
77
3
6
3
6
   
5
Guillermo Rivera-Aránguiz
John Isner
3
6
77
64
5
7
     

Belgium vs. Spain


Belgium
1
Spiroudome, Charleroi, Belgium[16]
4–6 March 2011
Hard (i)

Spain
4
1 2 3 4 5
1
Xavier Malisse
Fernando Verdasco
4
6
3
6
1
6
     
2
Ruben Bemelmans
Rafael Nadal
2
6
4
6
2
6
     
3
Steve Darcis / Olivier Rochus
Feliciano López / Fernando Verdasco
60
77
4
6
3
6
     
4
Olivier Rochus
Rafael Nadal
4
6
2
6
       
5
Steve Darcis
Feliciano López
64
77
78
66
77
63
     

Croatia vs. Germany


Croatia
2
Dom Sportova, Zagreb, Croatia[19]
4–6 March 2011
Hard (i)

Germany
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Marin Čilić
Florian Mayer
4
6
6
0
4
6
6
3
6
1
 
2
Ivan Dodig
Philipp Kohlschreiber
4
6
6
3
6
4
66
78
4
6
 
3
Ivan Dodig / Ivo Karlović
Christopher Kas / Philipp Petzschner
3
6
6
3
7
5
3
6
4
6
 
4
Marin Čilić
Philipp Kohlschreiber
6
2
6
3
78
66
     
5
Ivo Karlović
Philipp Petzschner
4
6
63
77
65
77
     

Austria vs. France


Austria
2
Hangar 3, Vienna International Airport, Vienna, Austria[21]
4–6 March 2011
Clay (i)

France
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Jürgen Melzer
Jérémy Chardy
5
7
4
6
5
7
     
2
Stefan Koubek
Gilles Simon
0
6
2
6
3
6
     
3
Oliver Marach / Jürgen Melzer
Julien Benneteau / Michaël Llodra
6
4
3
6
6
3
6
4
   
4
Jürgen Melzer
Gilles Simon
79
67
3
6
1
6
6
4
6
0
 
5
Martin Fischer
Jérémy Chardy
6
2
64
77
3
6
3
6
   

Quarterfinals

Sweden vs. Serbia


Sweden
1
Halmstad Arena, Halmstad, Sweden[6]
8–10 July 2011
Hard (i)

Serbia
4
1 2 3 4 5
1
Michael Ryderstedt
Viktor Troicki
3
6
1
6
78
66
5
7
   
2
Ervin Eleskovic
Janko Tipsarević
2
6
0
1
      retired
 
3
Simon Aspelin / Robert Lindstedt
Novak Djokovic / Nenad Zimonjić
6
4
77
65
7
5
     
4
Michael Ryderstedt
Janko Tipsarević
2
6
5
7
3
6
     
5
Robert Lindstedt
Viktor Troicki
6
3
4
6
      retired
 

Argentina vs. Kazakhstan


Argentina
5
Parque Roca, Buenos Aires, Argentina[10]
7–9 July 2011
Clay

Kazakhstan
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Juan Mónaco
Andrey Golubev
6
3
6
0
6
4
     
2
Juan Martín del Potro
Mikhail Kukushkin
6
2
6
1
6
2
     
3
Juan Ignacio Chela / Eduardo Schwank
Evgeny Korolev / Yuri Schukin
6
3
6
2
7
5
     
4
Juan Ignacio Chela
Evgeny Korolev
2
6
6
2
6
0
     
5
Juan Mónaco
Mikhail Kukushkin
6
4
6
1
       

United States vs. Spain


United States
1
Frank Erwin Center, Austin, United States[15]
8–10 July 2011
Hard (i)

Spain
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Mardy Fish
Feliciano López
4
6
6
3
3
6
77
62
6
8
 
2
Andy Roddick
David Ferrer
69
711
5
7
3
6
     
3
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
Marcel Granollers / Fernando Verdasco
63
77
6
4
6
4
6
4
   
4
Mardy Fish
David Ferrer
5
7
63
77
7
5
65
77
   
5
Andy Roddick
Feliciano López
          not
played

Germany vs. France


Germany
1
TC Weissenhof, Stuttgart, Germany[20]
8–10 July 2011
Clay

France
4
1 2 3 4 5
1
Florian Mayer
Richard Gasquet
6
4
6
4
5
7
3
6
3
6
 
2
Philipp Kohlschreiber
Gaël Monfils
63
77
65
77
4
6
     
3
Christopher Kas / Philipp Petzschner
Michaël Llodra / Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
64
77
4
6
4
6
     
4
Philipp Petzschner
Michaël Llodra
6
3
6
4
       
5
Philipp Kohlschreiber
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
63
77
65
77
       

Semifinals

Serbia vs. Argentina


Serbia
2
Belgrade Arena, Belgrade, Serbia[8]
16–18 September 2011
Hard (i)

Argentina
3
1 2 3 4 5
1
Viktor Troicki
David Nalbandian
4
6
6
4
2
6
3
6
   
2
Janko Tipsarević
Juan Martín del Potro
5
7
3
6
4
6
     
3
Nenad Zimonjić / Viktor Troicki
Juan Ignacio Chela / Juan Mónaco
77
64
6
4
6
2
     
4
Novak Djokovic
Juan Martín del Potro
65
77
0
3
      retired
 
5
Janko Tipsarević
Juan Mónaco
6
2
         
retired

Spain vs. France


Spain
4
Plaza de Toros de los Califas, Córdoba, Spain[17][18]
16–18 September 2011
Clay

France
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Rafael Nadal
Richard Gasquet
6
3
6
0
6
1
     
2
David Ferrer
Gilles Simon
6
1
6
4
6
1
     
3
Feliciano López / Fernando Verdasco
Michaël Llodra / Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
1
6
2
6
0
6
     
4
Rafael Nadal
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
6
0
6
2
6
4
     
5
Fernando Verdasco
Richard Gasquet
6
2
6
1
       

Final

Spain vs. Argentina


Spain
3
Estadio Olímpico, Seville, Spain[12][13]
2–4 December 2011
Clay (i)

Argentina
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Rafael Nadal
Juan Mónaco
6
1
6
1
6
2
     
2
David Ferrer
Juan Martín Del Potro
6
2
62
77
3
6
6
4
6
3
 
3
Feliciano López / Fernando Verdasco
David Nalbandian / Eduardo Schwank
4
6
2
6
3
6
     
4
Rafael Nadal
Juan Martín Del Potro
1
6
6
4
6
1
77
60
   
5
David Ferrer
Juan Mónaco
          not
played

References

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  2. ^ "Nadal secures Davis Cup title for Spain". USA Today. 4 December 2011. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Rafael Nadal will skip title defence of Davis Cup in 2012 to concentrate on London Olympics". Daily Telegraph. 4 December 2011. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  4. ^ "Draw made for 2011 Davis Cup". daviscup.com. 21 September 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2010. 
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  6. ^ a b "Serbia v Sweden". daviscup.com. 
  7. ^ a b "Sweden v Russia". daviscup.com. 
  8. ^ a b "Serbia v Argentina". daviscup.com. 
  9. ^ a b "Czech Republic v Kazakhstan". daviscup.com. 
  10. ^ a b "Kazakhstan v Argentina". daviscup.com. 
  11. ^ a b "Argentina v Romania". daviscup.com. 
  12. ^ a b "Spain v Argentina". daviscup.com. 
  13. ^ a b "La Federación elige a Sevilla para la final de la Davis" (in Español).  
  14. ^ a b "Chile v USA". daviscup.com. 
  15. ^ a b "United States v Spain". daviscup.com. 
  16. ^ a b "Belgium v Spain". daviscup.com. 
  17. ^ a b "Spain v France". daviscup.com. 
  18. ^ a b "Córdoba acogerá la semifinal de la Davis" (in Español).  
  19. ^ a b "Croatia v Germany". daviscup.com. 
  20. ^ a b "Germany v France". daviscup.com. 
  21. ^ a b "Austria v France". daviscup.com.