2014 Davis Cup World Group Play-offs

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The 2014 Davis Cup World Group Play-offs were held from 12 to 14 September. They were the main play-offs of the 2014 Davis Cup.[1] Winners of the playoffs advanced to the 2015 World Group, and the losers were relegated to their respective Zonal Regions I.

Teams[edit]

Bold indicates team has qualified for the 2015 Davis Cup World Group.

Results summary[edit]

Date: 12–14 September

The eight losing teams in the World Group first round ties and eight winners of the Zonal Group I final round ties competed in the World Group Play-offs for spots in the 2015 World Group. The draw took place on April 8 in London.

Home team Score Visiting team Location Venue Door Surface
 India 2–3  Serbia Bangalore KSLTA Tennis Stadium Outdoor Hard
 Brazil 3–1  Spain São Paulo Ginásio do Ibirapuera Indoor Clay
 Israel 2–3  Argentina Sunrise, Florida[2][3] Sunrise Tennis Club[2][3] Outdoor Hard
 Canada 3–2  Colombia Halifax Halifax Metro Centre Indoor Hard
 United States 5–0  Slovakia Chicago Sears Centre Indoor Hard
 Australia 5–0  Uzbekistan Perth Cottesloe Tennis Club Outdoor Grass
 Netherlands 2–3  Croatia Amsterdam Ziggo Dome Indoor Clay
 Ukraine 2–3  Belgium Tallinn[2][4] Tere Tennis Centre[2][4] Indoor Hard

Note: Due to security concerns, the International Tennis Federation Board of Directors decided to move the World Group play-off ties originally scheduled to be held in Israel and Ukraine. Israel and Ukraine exercised their option of nominating neutral venues for their ties against Argentina and Belgium, respectively.[2]

Playoff results[edit]

India vs. Serbia[edit]


India
2
KSLTA Tennis Stadium, Bangalore, India[5]
12 – 14 September 2014
Hard

Serbia
3
1 2 3 4 5
1 India
Serbia
Yuki Bhambri
Dušan Lajović
3
6
2
6
5
7
     
2 India
Serbia
Somdev Devvarman
Filip Krajinović
1
6
6
4
3
6
2
6
   
3 India
Serbia
Rohan Bopanna / Leander Paes
Ilija Bozoljac / Nenad Zimonjić
1
6
64
77
6
3
6
3
8
6
 
4 India
Serbia
Somdev Devvarman
Dušan Lajović
1
6
6
4
4
6
6
3
6
2
 
5 India
Serbia
Yuki Bhambri
Filip Krajinović
3
6
4
6
4
6
     

Brazil vs. Spain[edit]


Brazil
3
Ginásio do Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Brazil[6]
12 – 14 September 2014
Clay (i)

Spain
1
1 2 3 4 5
1 Brazil
Spain
Rogério Dutra Silva
Roberto Bautista Agut
0
6
1
6
3
6
     
2 Brazil
Spain
Thomaz Bellucci
Pablo Andújar
3
6
66
78
6
4
7
5
6
3
 
3 Brazil
Spain
Marcelo Melo / Bruno Soares
Marc López / David Marrero
6
3
7
5
7
5
     
4 Brazil
Spain
Thomaz Bellucci
Roberto Bautista Agut
6
4
3
6
6
3
6
2
   
5 Brazil
Spain
Rogério Dutra Silva
Pablo Andújar
          not
played

Israel vs. Argentina[edit]


Israel
2
Sunrise Tennis Club, Sunrise, United States[7]
12 – 14 September 2014
Hard

Argentina
3
1 2 3 4 5
1 Israel
Argentina
Bar Tzuf Botzer
Leonardo Mayer
4
6
6
3
2
6
1
6
   
2 Israel
Argentina
Dudi Sela
Carlos Berlocq
6
3
65
77
6
2
6
2
   
3 Israel
Argentina
Jonathan Erlich / Andy Ram
Federico Delbonis / Horacio Zeballos
6
3
3
6
6
1
3
6
6
3
 
4 Israel
Argentina
Dudi Sela
Leonardo Mayer
2
6
1
6
4
6
     
5 Israel
Argentina
Bar Tzuf Botzer
Carlos Berlocq
2
6
3
6
0
6
     

Canada vs. Colombia[edit]


Canada
3
Scotiabank Centre, Halifax, Canada[8]
12 – 14 September 2014
Hard (i)

Colombia
2
1 2 3 4 5
1 Canada
Colombia
Vasek Pospisil
Santiago Giraldo
6
3
77
62
6
3
     
2 Canada
Colombia
Milos Raonic
Alejandro González
6
3
6
3
6
2
     
3 Canada
Colombia
Daniel Nestor / Vasek Pospisil
Juan Sebastián Cabal / Robert Farah
63
77
67
79
4
6
     
4 Canada
Colombia
Milos Raonic
Santiago Giraldo
6
1
77
62
7
5
     
5 Canada
Colombia
Frank Dancevic
Alejandro González
6
4
5
7
2
6
     

United States vs. Slovakia[edit]


United States
5
Sears Centre, Chicago, United States[9]
12 – 14 September 2014
Hard (i)

Slovakia
0
1 2 3 4 5
1 United States
Slovakia
John Isner
Norbert Gomboš
77
65
6
4
6
2
     
2 United States
Slovakia
Sam Querrey
Martin Kližan
78
66
6
3
6
3
     
3 United States
Slovakia
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
Norbert Gomboš / Lukáš Lacko
6
1
6
2
6
1
     
4 United States
Slovakia
John Isner
Lukáš Lacko
6
3
6
0
       
5 United States
Slovakia
Sam Querrey
Norbert Gomboš
6
4
4
6
6
4
     

Australia vs. Uzbekistan[edit]


Australia
5
Cottesloe Tennis Club, Perth, Australia[10]
12 – 14 September 2014
Grass

Uzbekistan
0
1 2 3 4 5
1 Australia
Uzbekistan
Nick Kyrgios
Denis Istomin
6
4
7
5
6
4
     
2 Australia
Uzbekistan
Lleyton Hewitt
Farrukh Dustov
6
4
6
4
6
2
     
3 Australia
Uzbekistan
Chris Guccione / Lleyton Hewitt
Farrukh Dustov / Denis Istomin
6
3
77
65
6
2
     
4 Australia
Uzbekistan
Samuel Groth
Temur Ismailov
6
3
6
2
       
5 Australia
Uzbekistan
Nick Kyrgios
Sanjar Fayziev
6
1
6
1
       

Netherlands vs. Croatia[edit]


Netherlands
2
Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Netherlands[11]
12 – 14 September 2014
Clay (i)

Croatia
3
1 2 3 4 5
1 Netherlands
Croatia
Igor Sijsling
Mate Delić
6
4
4
6
5
7
2
6
   
2 Netherlands
Croatia
Robin Haase
Borna Ćorić
77
64
6
1
6
4
     
3 Netherlands
Croatia
Robin Haase / Jean-Julien Rojer
Marin Čilić / Marin Draganja
2
6
6
3
3
6
4
6
   
4 Netherlands
Croatia
Robin Haase
Mate Delić
3
6
4
6
6
4
6
1
6
4
 
5 Netherlands
Croatia
Thiemo de Bakker
Marin Čilić
77
64
4
6
2
6
5
7
   

Ukraine vs. Belgium[edit]


Ukraine
2
Tere Tennis Centre, Tallinn, Estonia[12]
12 – 14 September 2014
Hard (i)

Belgium
3
1 2 3 4 5
1 Ukraine
Belgium
Sergiy Stakhovsky
Steve Darcis
65
77
6
4
6
2
6
2
   
2 Ukraine
Belgium
Illya Marchenko
David Goffin
61
77
3
6
1
6
     
3 Ukraine
Belgium
Sergei Bubka / Sergiy Stakhovsky
Ruben Bemelmans / Olivier Rochus
2
6
3
6
6
2
6
3
2
6
 
4 Ukraine
Belgium
Sergiy Stakhovsky
David Goffin
3
6
1
6
2
6
     
5 Ukraine
Belgium
Illya Marchenko
Steve Darcis
77
62
6
4
       

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Davis Cup World Group Playoffs". Davis Cup. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "ITF Board of Directors decisions regarding appeals". Davis Cup. 12 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Israel versus Argentina tie to be held in Sunrise". Davis Cup. 15 August 2014. Retrieved 15 August 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Ukraine versus Belgium to be held in Tallinn". Davis Cup. 19 August 2014. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  5. ^ "India v Serbia". daviscup.com. 
  6. ^ "Brazil v Spain". daviscup.com. 
  7. ^ "Israel v Argentina". daviscup.com. 
  8. ^ "Canada v Colombia". daviscup.com. 
  9. ^ "United States v Slovakia". daviscup.com. 
  10. ^ "Australia v Uzbekistan". daviscup.com. 
  11. ^ "Netherlands v Croatia". daviscup.com. 
  12. ^ "Ukraine v Belgium". daviscup.com.