last weekend was held the first round of the Davis Cup. among the meetings there was one between Spain and Kazakhstan.
To compose his team, Alex Corretja decided to combine the experience with the fire of youth, a unique team!
* Composition of teams:
* Juan Carlos Ferrero
* Nicolas Almagro
* Marcel Granollers
* Marc Lopez
Captain: Alex Corretja -
* Mikhail Kukushkin
* Andrey Golubev
* Evgeny Korolev
* Yuriy Schukin
Captain: Yegor SHALDUNOV
- 1st match: Ferrero vs Kukushkin
victory of Ferrero 6-1, 4-6, 7-6, 4-6, 6-4
- 2nd match: Almagro vs. Golubev victory Almagro 6-3, 4-6, 6-1, 6-1
- 3rd match : López-Granollers vs Schukin-Korolev
victory of the Spanish pair 6-2, 6-3, 6-1
- 4th match: Almagro vs. Korolev
victory of Almagro 6-3, 6-4.
- 5th match: Granollers vs Golubev
victory of Granollers 6-3, 6-7 (2),
So Spain has won this 1st round by 5 points to 0 and will receive the Austrian team for the quarters on 6 to 8 April.