Paraguay Davis Cup team

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Paraguay Davis Cup Team
Flag of Paraguay.svg
Nickname Los Guaraníes/
La Albirroja
Captain Gustavo Ramírez
ITF ranking 63 Decrease3
Colors Red/White
First year 1931
Years played 34
Ties played (W–L) 73 (37-36)
Years in
World Group
7 (4-7)
Most total wins Ramón Delgado (53-20)
Most singles wins Ramón Delgado (39-9)
Most doubles wins Ramón Delgado (14-11)
Best doubles team Francisco González/Victor Pecci (11-6)
Most ties played Ramón Delgado (27)
Most years played Ramón Delgado (15)

The Paraguay Davis Cup team represents Paraguay in Davis Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Asociación Paraguaya de Tenis.

Paraguay currently compete in Group II of the Americas Zone. They have played in the World Group on seven occasions, reaching the quarterfinals four times.

History[edit]

Paraguay competed in its first Davis Cup in 1931. Their best result was reaching the World Group quarterfinals on four occasions, 1983–85 and 1987. Three of those ties went down to the deciding rubber.

Last tie[edit]

Paraguay won to Cuba and Jamaica and lost to Bolivia in the round robin of the 2013 Davis Cup Americas Zone Group III, and won to Bahamas in the promotion play-off.

Next tie[edit]

Paraguay will play against El Salvador in the first round of Group II of the Americas Zone in 2014.

Current Team (2014)[edit]

  • Diego Galeano (amateur player)
  • Juan-Carlos Ramírez (amateur player)
  • Juan Borba (junior player)
  • Lucas Escobar (junior player)

Other Players[edit]

  • Gustavo Ramírez (captain)

See also[edit]

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