Syria Davis Cup team

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Syria
Flag of Syria.svg
Captain Farah Dayoub
ITF ranking T-93 Decrease2
Colors Red, white (green stars) and black
First year 1986
Years played 24
Ties played (W–L) 93 (40-53)
Most total wins Rabi Bouhassoun (34 - 21)
Most singles wins Rabi Bouhassoun (29 - 8)
Most doubles wins Lays Salim (11 - 18)
Best doubles team Romain Radwan & Robert Makzoume (4-0)
Most ties played Lays Salim (44)
Most years played Lays Salim (11)

The Syria Davis Cup team represents Syria in Davis Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Syrian Arab Tennis Federation.

Syria currently compete in the Asia/Oceania Zone of Group III. They won Group III in 2000.

Current Team (2013)[edit]

  • Issam Al Tawil
  • Marc Abdulnour
  • Majdi Salim (amateur player)
  • Amer Naow (amateur player)

Statistics[edit]

The youngest player in Syrian Davis Cup history was Rabi Bouhassoun, aged 15 years and 212 days.

The oldest player in Syrian Davis Cup history was Jehad Sheet, aged 41 years and 159 days.

The longest rubber in Syrian Davis Cup history was 4 hours and 22 minutes, when on 9 February 2001 Selvam Veerasingam of Malaysia defeated Syria's Rabi Bouhassoun 7-5 6-4 2-6 6-3

The longest final set of a rubber, in Syrian Davis Cup history, took place on 9 April 1988 when Hassan Bin Bohari and Albert Teo of Singapore defeated Abdul-Latif Mourad and Samer Mourad of Syria 16-14 in the third and final set of the 6-4 6-3 16-14 match.

2010s[edit]

Year Competition Date Location Opponent Score Result
2010 Asia/Oceania Group III, Group stage 28 Apr Tehran (IRN)  Iran 2–1 Win
29 Apr  Kuwait 3–0 Win
Asia/Oceania Group III, Promotional Play-off 1 May  Vietnam 1–2 Loss
2 May  Lebanon 2–1 Win
2011 Asia/Oceania Group II, First round 4–6 Mar Changwon (KOR)  South Korea 1–4 Loss
Asia/Oceania Group II, Play-offs 8–10 Jul Hong Kong  Hong Kong 1–4 Loss
2012 Asia/Oceania Group III, Group stage 25 Apr Tehran (IRN)  Bangladesh 3–0 Win
26 Apr  Malaysia 3–0 Win
27 Apr  Oman 3–0 Win
Asia/Oceania Group III, Promotional Play-off 28 Apr  Iran 2–1 Win
29 Apr  Kuwait 3–0 Win
2013 Asia/Oceania Group II, First round 1–3 Feb Lapu-Lapu (PHI)  Philippines 2–3 Loss
Asia/Oceania Group II, Play-offs 5–7 Apr Mishref (KUW)  Kuwait 2–3 Loss

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