Ireland Davis Cup team

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Ireland
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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.

Current Team (2014)[edit]

Other Players[edit]

Record[edit]

2014[edit]

Main article: 2014 Davis Cup

2013[edit]

Main article: 2013 Davis Cup

2012[edit]

Main article: 2012 Davis Cup

2011[edit]

Main article: 2011 Davis Cup

2010[edit]

Main article: 2010 Davis Cup

2009[edit]

Main article: 2009 Davis Cup

2008[edit]

Main article: 2008 Davis Cup

2007[edit]

Main article: 2007 Davis Cup
  1. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland bt. Lithuania Ričardas Berankis 7-6(5), 6-0
  2. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Lithuania Gvidas Sabeckis 6-0, 6-2
  3. Lithuania Daniel Lencina-Ribes / Gvidas Sabeckis bt. Republic of Ireland John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen 7-6(6), 7-6(2)
  1. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland bt. Moldova Radu Albot 6-0, 6-0
  2. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Moldova Andrei Ciumac 6-2, 6-3
  3. Republic of Ireland John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Moldova Radu Albot / Roman Tudoreanu 6-3, 6-1
  1. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland bt. Bosnia and Herzegovina Zlatan Kadric 6-2, 6-4
  2. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Bosnia and Herzegovina Aleksandar Maric 6-2, 6-2
  3. Republic of Ireland John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Bosnia and Herzegovina Mirza Bašić / Ugljesa Ostojic 6-3, 6-4
  1. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland bt. Egypt Karim Maamoun 6-4, 6-1
  2. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Egypt Mohamed Mamoun 6-2, 7-5
  3. Republic of Ireland John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Egypt Karim Maamoun / Mohamed Mamoun 6-7(3), 6-3, 2-2 r.
  1. Republic of Ireland John McGahon bt. Turkey Haluk Akkoyun 6-4, 7-6(5)
  2. Turkey Ergün Zorlu bt. Republic of Ireland Kevin Sorensen 2-6, 6-3, 13-11
  3. Republic of Ireland John McGahon / Kevin Sorensen bt. Turkey Haluk Akkoyun / Ergün Zorlu 7-6(8), 6-1

2006[edit]

Main article: 2006 Davis Cup

2005[edit]

Main article: 2005 Davis Cup
  1. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Nigeria A.Babalola 6-0, 6-1
  2. Republic of Ireland Kevin Sorensen bt. Nigeria J.Igbinovia 6-3, 6-3
  3. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland / David O'Connell bt. Nigeria J.Igbinovia / D.Robinson 6-2, 6-4
  1. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Armenia H.Sofyan 6-3, 6-1
  2. Republic of Ireland Kevin Sorensen bt. Armenia S.Sargsian 6-3, 6-3
  3. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland / David O'Connell bt. Armenia S.Sargsian / H.Sofyan 7-5, 1-6, 7-5
  1. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland bt. Iceland A.Jonsson 6-0, 6-0
  2. Republic of Ireland Kevin Sorensen bt. Iceland R.Bonifacius 6-2, 6-1
  3. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland / David O'Connell bt. Iceland D.Halldorsson / A.Jonsson 6-2, 6-0
  1. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland bt. Cyprus Photos Kallias 6-4, 3-6, 6-0
  2. Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis bt. Republic of Ireland Kevin Sorensen 6-2, 4-6, 6-0
  3. Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis / D.Leontis bt. Republic of Ireland Conor Niland / David O'Connell 4-6, 6-0, 6-1
  1. Republic of Ireland Louk Sorensen bt. Tunisia Wael Kilani 6-1, 6-2
  2. Republic of Ireland Kevin Sorensen bt. Tunisia Maled Jaziri 6-3, 6-3
  3. Republic of Ireland David O'Connell / Kevin Sorensen bt. Tunisia Wael Kilani / Fares Zaier 6-2, 5-7, 6-2

2004[edit]

Main article: 2004 Davis Cup

2003[edit]

Main article: 2003 Davis Cup

2002[edit]

Main article: 2002 Davis Cup

Statistics[edit]

  • 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

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