Israel Fed Cup team

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Israel
Flag of Israel.svg
ITF ranking 36
Colors blue & white
First year 1970
Years played 36 Increase 1 (as of April 23, 2012)
Ties played (W–L) 113
Most total wins Tzipora Obziler (45-29)
Most singles wins Anna Smashnova (38-24)
Most doubles wins Tzipora Obziler (27-18)
Best doubles team Tzipora Obziler/Hila Rosen (9-8)
Most ties played Anna Smashnova (61) [1]
Most years played Anna Smashnova (15)

The Israel Fed Cup team (Hebrew: נבחרת ישראל בגביע הפדרציה‎) is the representative national team of Israel in Fed Cup competition. In the 2007 Fed Cup, they qualified from the World Group II and World Group Play-offs to reach the elite World Group for the first time in the team's history. They will participate within this group at the 2008 Federation Cup.

History[edit]

Members of the inaugural team[edit]

2012[edit]

In June 2012 it was reported that 20-year-old Jewish Italian tennis player Camila Giorgi, ranked # 73 in the world, was considering immigrating to Israel to help increase the prospects of the Israel Federation Cup team.[2]

Current team[edit]

Captain[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fed Cup Records". Fed Cup. Retrieved 2007-10-29. 
  2. ^ [1]

External links[edit]