Ireland Davis Cup team

Ireland Davis Cup team

Ireland
Captain Garry Cahill
ITF ranking 59 Steady
First year 1923
Years played 84
Ties played (W–L) 146 (61-85)
Years in
World Group
1 (0-1)
Best finish World Group First Round
(1983)
Most total wins Owen Casey (33-16)
Most singles wins Owen Casey (21-9)
Most doubles wins Owen Casey (12-7)
Best doubles team Matt Doyle &
Sean Sorensen (6-7)
Most ties played Owen Casey (26)
Most years played Michael Hickey (16)

The Ireland Davis Cup team represents the whole of Ireland in Davis Cup tennis competition and are governed by Tennis Ireland. Ireland competed in its first Davis Cup in 1923.

Ireland currently compete in the Europe/Africa Zone of Group II. They competed in the World Group in 1983, and also reached the semifinals of the Europe Zone in 1936.

In common with the Olympics, players from Northern Ireland may also opt to represent Great Britain.

Contents

  • Current Team (2014) 1
    • Other Players 1.1
  • Record 2
    • 2014 2.1
    • 2013 2.2
    • 2012 2.3
    • 2011 2.4
    • 2010 2.5
    • 2009 2.6
    • 2008 2.7
    • 2007 2.8
    • 2006 2.9
    • 2005 2.10
    • 2004 2.11
    • 2003 2.12
    • 2002 2.13
  • Statistics 3
  • See also 4
  • External links 5

Current Team (2014)

Other Players

Record

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

  1. Conor Niland bt. Ričardas Berankis 7-6(5), 6-0
  2. Louk Sorensen bt. Gvidas Sabeckis 6-0, 6-2
  3. Daniel Lencina-Ribes / Gvidas Sabeckis bt. John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen 7-6(6), 7-6(2)
  1. Conor Niland bt. Radu Albot 6-0, 6-0
  2. Louk Sorensen bt. Andrei Ciumac 6-2, 6-3
  3. John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Radu Albot / Roman Tudoreanu 6-3, 6-1
  1. Conor Niland bt. Zlatan Kadric 6-2, 6-4
  2. Louk Sorensen bt. Aleksandar Maric 6-2, 6-2
  3. John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Mirza Bašić / Ugljesa Ostojic 6-3, 6-4
  1. Conor Niland bt. Karim Maamoun 6-4, 6-1
  2. Louk Sorensen bt. Mohamed Mamoun 6-2, 7-5
  3. John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Karim Maamoun / Mohamed Mamoun 6-7(3), 6-3, 2-2 r.
  1. John McGahon bt. Haluk Akkoyun 6-4, 7-6(5)
  2. Ergün Zorlu bt. Kevin Sorensen 2-6, 6-3, 13-11
  3. John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Haluk Akkoyun / Ergün Zorlu 7-6(8), 6-1

2006

2005

  1. Louk Sorensen bt. A.Babalola 6-0, 6-1
  2. Kevin Sorensen bt. J.Igbinovia 6-3, 6-3
  3. Conor Niland / David O'Connell bt. J.Igbinovia / D.Robinson 6-2, 6-4
  1. Louk Sorensen bt. H.Sofyan 6-3, 6-1
  2. Kevin Sorensen bt. S.Sargsian 6-3, 6-3
  3. Conor Niland / David O'Connell bt. S.Sargsian / H.Sofyan 7-5, 1-6, 7-5
  1. Conor Niland bt. A.Jonsson 6-0, 6-0
  2. Kevin Sorensen bt. R.Bonifacius 6-2, 6-1
  3. Conor Niland / David O'Connell bt. D.Halldorsson / A.Jonsson 6-2, 6-0
  1. Conor Niland bt. Photos Kallias 6-4, 3-6, 6-0
  2. Marcos Baghdatis bt. Kevin Sorensen 6-2, 4-6, 6-0
  3. Marcos Baghdatis / D.Leontis bt. Conor Niland / David O'Connell 4-6, 6-0, 6-1
  1. Louk Sorensen bt. Wael Kilani 6-1, 6-2
  2. Kevin Sorensen bt. Maled Jaziri 6-3, 6-3
  3. David O'Connell / Kevin Sorensen bt. Wael Kilani / Fares Zaier 6-2, 5-7, 6-2

2004

2003

2002

Statistics

  • Most singles wins:
    • Owen Casey 21
    • Sean Sorensen 19
    • Matt Doyle 19
    • George Lyttleton-Rogers 18
    • Conor Niland 14
    • Scott Barron 11
    • Louk Sorensen 10
    • Guy Jackson 9
    • John Doran 8
    • Eoin Collins 8
    • Kevin Sorensen 7
    • Peter Jackson 7
  • Most doubles wins:
    • Owen Casey 12
    • Sean Sorensen 9
    • Peter Wright 8
    • Eoin Collins 8
    • Matt Doyle 8
    • Michael Hickey 7
    • Scott Barron 6
    • George Lyttleton-Rogers 6
    • Kevin Sorensen 5
    • John Doran 5

See also

External links

  • Team page on DavisCup.com
  • http://www.tennisireland.ie/