Sweden Davis Cup team

Sweden Davis Cup team

Sweden
Captain Thomas Enqvist
ITF ranking 29
Colors Yellow & blue
First year 1925
Years played 81
Ties played (W–L) 225 (148–77)
Years in
World Group
31 (56–25)
Davis Cup titles 7 (1975, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1994, 1997, 1998)
Runners-up 5 (1983, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1996)
Most total wins Ulf Schmidt (66–36)
Most singles wins Jan-Erik Lundqvist (47–16)
Most doubles wins Sven Davidson (23–9)
Best doubles team Ulf Schmidt &
Jan-Erik Lundqvist (16–8)
Most ties played Ulf Schmidt (38)
Most years played Jonas Björkman (14)

The Sweden Davis Cup team represents Sweden in Davis Cup tennis competition and is governed by the Svenska Tennisförbundet.

Sweden is the 5th most successful nation, winning the title 7 times. 6 of these titles were since the creation of the World Group in 1981, the most of any nation during this period, with 53 wins (as of February 2007), Sweden hold the record for most wins in the World Group.

Current team (2014)

History

Sweden entered their first competition in 1925.

External links

  • Team page on DavisCup.com