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BG female team at Fed Cup go to play-offs

BG female team at Fed Cup go to play-offs

4/21/2007 11:27:05 AM

Bulgarian national female tennis team at the Fed Cup (Europe/Africa Zone Group I 2007) Tennis Tournament go to play-offs after their third loss.

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more info on the tournament: FedCup.com

Europe/Africa Zone Group I 2007

Venue: Tennis Club Akademik, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Surface: Clay, outdoors
Dates: 18-21 April 2007
Nations: 16. Sixteen teams drawn into four round-robin pools of four teams. Draw for round-robin groups takes place the day before play starts.

Final Round-Robin Standings:

Pool A: 1. Romania, 2. Switzerland, 3. Denmark, 4. Netherlands
Pool B: 1. Ukraine, 2. Belarus, 3. Hungary, 4. Lithuania
Pool C: 1. Serbia, 2. Slovenia, 3. Sweden, 4. Estonia
Pool D: 1. Poland, 2. Luxembourg, 3.Great Britain, 4. Bulgaria

The winners of each pool will play-off to decide which two nations will be promoted to the World Group II Play-offs in July 2007. The nations in last position in each pool will play-off to decide which two nations will be relegated to Group II in 2008.

Play-offs:(Saturday) Serbia v Romania; Ukraine v Poland
Winners advance to World Group II Play-offs in July 2007

Relegation Play-offs:(Saturday) Bulgaria v Lithuania; Netherlands v Estonia
Losers relegated to Europe/Africa Group II in 2008.

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