Russia at the Hopman Cup

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Russia
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First year 2001
Years played 7
Hopman Cup titles 1 (2007)
Runners-up 1 (2009)
Most total wins Marat Safin (9–15)
Most singles wins Marat Safin (5–7)
Most doubles wins Marat Safin (4–8)
Best doubles team Nadia Petrova &
Dmitry Tursunov (3–0)
Most years played Marat Safin (4)

Russia is a nation that has competed at the Hopman Cup tournament on seven occasions, their first appearance coming at the 13th annual staging of the event in 2001. They have won the tournament on one occasion, in 2007, and were the runners up two years later in 2009.[1][2][3]

Before its dissolution, Russia used to form part of the Soviet Union which also competed at the Hopman Cup on two occasions in the early 1990s. Additionally, Russia is a member of the CIS which entered a team into the 1992 event.

Players[edit]

This is a list of players who have played for Russia in the Hopman Cup.

Name Total W-L Singles W-L Doubles W-L First year played No. of years played
Andreev, IgorIgor Andreev 2–4 1–2 1–2 2010 1
Dementieva, ElenaElena Dementieva 3–3 2–1 1–2 2010 1
Kuznetsova, SvetlanaSvetlana Kuznetsova 4–2 3–0 1–2 2006 1
Likhovtseva, ElenaElena Likhovtseva 2–4 0–3 2–1 2001 1
Myskina, AnastasiaAnastasia Myskina 1–5 4–2 0–6 2004 2
Petrova, NadiaNadia Petrova 6–1 3–1 3–0 2007 1
Safin, MaratMarat Safin 9–15 5–7 4–8 2001 4
Safina, DinaraDinara Safina 5–2 3–1 2–1 2009 1
Schukin, YuriYuri Schukin 1–5 0–3 1–2 2006 1
Tursunov, DmitryDmitry Tursunov 5–2 2–2 3–0 2007 1

Results[edit]

Year Competition Location Opponent Score Result
2001 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Belgium 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth United States 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Slovakia 2–1 Won
2004 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth France 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Czech Republic 2–1 Won
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth United States 0–3 Lost
2005 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Germany 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Argentina 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Italy 1–2 Lost
2006 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth United States 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Sweden 2–1 Won
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Serbia and Montenegro 1–2 Lost
2007 1 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Australia 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth United States 2–1 Won
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth France 3–0 Won
Final Burswood Dome, Perth Spain 2–0 Won
2009 2 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Italy 2–1 Won
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Chinese Taipei 2–1 Won
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth France 2–1 Won
Final Burswood Dome, Perth Slovakia 0–2 Lost
2010 Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Germany 2–1 Won
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Kazakhstan 1–2 Lost
Round Robin Burswood Dome, Perth Great Britain 1–2 Lost

1 In the 2007 final against Spain, the mixed doubles dead rubber was not played.[1]
2 In the 2009 final against Slovakia, the mixed doubles dead rubber was not played.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nations Records". www.hopmancup.com. Retrieved 28 Oct 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Past Results - Hopman Cup XXI (3rd - 9th Jan 2009)". www.hopmancup.com. Retrieved 28 Oct 2011. 
  3. ^ "Past Results - Hopman Cup XXII (2nd - 9th Jan 2010)". www.hopmancup.com. Retrieved 28 Oct 2011. 

See also[edit]

CIS at the Hopman Cup
Soviet Union at the Hopman Cup