2008 Davis Cup World Group Play-offs

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The World Group Play-offs were the main play-offs of 2008 Davis Cup. Winners advanced to the World Group, and loser were relegated in the Zonal Regions I.

Teams[edit]

Bold indicates team has qualified for the 2009 Davis Cup World Group.

Results[edit]

Home team Score Visiting team Location Venue Door Surface
 Chile 3–2  Australia Antofagasta Estadio Militar Antofagasta Outdoor Clay
 Great Britain 2–3  Austria Wimbledon, London All England Lawn Tennis Club Outdoor Grass
  Switzerland 4–1  Belgium Lausanne Centre Intercommunal de Glace Malley Indoor Hard
 Croatia 4–1  Brazil Zadar Športski centar Višnjik Indoor Hard
 Israel 4–1  Peru Ramat HaSharon Israel Tennis Center Outdoor Hard
 Netherlands 4–1  South Korea Apeldoorn Omnisport Apeldoorn Indoor Clay
 Romania 4–1  India Bucharest Clubul Sportiv Progresul Outdoor Clay
 Slovakia 1–4  Serbia Bratislava Sibamac Arena Indoor Hard


Playoff results[edit]

Chile vs. Australia[edit]


Chile
3
Estadio Militar Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile[1]
September 19–21, 2008
Clay

Australia
2
1 2 3 4 5
1 Chile
Australia
Nicolás Massú
Chris Guccione
77
65
77
65
3
6
77
62
   
2 Chile
Australia
Fernando González
Peter Luczak
6
2
6
2
6
3
     
3 Chile
Australia
Fernando González / Nicolás Massú
Carsten Ball / Chris Guccione
77
65
69
711
3
6
7
5
5
7
 
4 Chile
Australia
Fernando González
Chris Guccione
77
64
7
5
6
3
     
5 Chile
Australia
Paul Capdeville
Carsten Ball
3
6
64
77
       

Great Britain vs. Austria[edit]


Great Britain
2
All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon, London, Great Britain[2]
September 19–21, 2008
Grass

Austria
3
1 2 3 4 5
1 United Kingdom
Austria
Alex Bogdanović
Jürgen Melzer
6
3
64
77
2
6
1
6
   
2 United Kingdom
Austria
Andy Murray
Alexander Peya
6
4
6
1
6
3
     
3 United Kingdom
Austria
Ross Hutchins / Jamie Murray
Julian Knowle / Jürgen Melzer
4
6
3
6
1
6
     
4 United Kingdom
Austria
Andy Murray
Jürgen Melzer
6
4
5
7
6
4
6
1
   
5 United Kingdom
Austria
Alex Bogdanović
Alexander Peya
6
2
4
6
4
6
2
6
   

Switzerland vs. Belgium[edit]


Switzerland
4
Centre Intercommunal de Glace Malley, Lausanne, Switzerland[3]
September 19–21, 2008
Hard (i)

Belgium
1
1 2 3 4 5
1 Switzerland
Belgium
Stanislas Wawrinka
Steve Darcis
64
77
6
1
6
3
2
6
6
4
 
2 Switzerland
Belgium
Roger Federer
Kristof Vliegen
77
61
6
4
6
2
     
3 Switzerland
Belgium
Roger Federer / Stanislas Wawrinka
Xavier Malisse / Olivier Rochus
4
6
78
66
6
3
6
3
   
4 Switzerland
Belgium
Stéphane Bohli
Steve Darcis
6
3
1
6
6
3
     
5 Switzerland
Belgium
Yves Allegro
Xavier Malisse
3
6
2
6
       

Croatia vs. Brazil[edit]


Croatia
4
Športski centar Višnjik, Zadar, Croatia[4]
September 19–21, 2008
Hard (i)

Brazil
1
1 2 3 4 5
1 Croatia
Brazil
Mario Ančić
Thomaz Bellucci
6
2
77
65
77
64
     
2 Croatia
Brazil
Ivo Karlović
Thiago Alves
77
65
77
64
7
5
     
3 Croatia
Brazil
Ivo Karlović / Lovro Zovko
Marcelo Melo / André Sá
77
64
2
6
5
7
77
65
3
6
 
4 Croatia
Brazil
Ivo Karlović
Thomaz Bellucci
77
65
6
4
66
78
77
65
   
5 Croatia
Brazil
Roko Karanušić
Thiago Alves
77
65
4
6
77
65
     

Israel vs. Peru[edit]


Israel
4
Israel Tennis Center, Ramat HaSharon, Israel[5]
September 19–21, 2008
Hard

Peru
1
1 2 3 4 5
1 Israel
Peru
Harel Levy
Luis Horna
5
7
7
5
64
77
3
6
   
2 Israel
Peru
Dudi Sela
Iván Miranda
6
2
6
1
3
6
6
4
   
3 Israel
Peru
Harel Levy / Andy Ram
Mauricio Echazú / Matías Silva
6
1
6
1
6
2
     
4 Israel
Peru
Dudi Sela
Luis Horna
66
78
6
4
6
1
6
2
   
5 Israel
Peru
Noam Okun
Iván Miranda
6
4
5
7
6
3
     

Netherlands vs. South Korea[edit]


Netherlands
3
Omnisport Apeldoorn, Apeldoorn, Netherlands[6]
September 19–21, 2008
Clay (i)

South Korea
2
1 2 3 4 5
1 Netherlands
South Korea
Thiemo de Bakker
Lee Hyung-taik
4
6
3
6
3
6
     
2 Netherlands
South Korea
Jesse Huta Galung
Im Kyu-tae
6
3
6
3
5
7
6
2
   
3 Netherlands
South Korea
Jesse Huta Galung / Peter Wessels
Jun Woong-sun / Lee Hyung-taik
4
6
6
4
6
4
6
3
   
4 Netherlands
South Korea
Jesse Huta Galung
Lee Hyung-taik
6
1
1
6
65
77
2
6
   
5 Netherlands
South Korea
Thiemo de Bakker
Jun Woong-sun
6
2
6
1
6
3
     

Romania vs. India[edit]


Romania
4
Clubul Sportiv Progresul, Bucharest, Romania[7]
September 19–21, 2008
Clay

India
1
1 2 3 4 5
1 Romania
India
Victor Crivoi
Prakash Amritraj
7
5
5
7
6
2
6
2
   
2 Romania
India
Victor Hănescu
Somdev Devvarman
6
3
6
1
6
0
     
3 Romania
India
Adrian Cruciat / Horia Tecău
Mahesh Bhupathi / Leander Paes
4
6
60
7
4
6
     
4 Romania
India
Victor Hănescu
Prakash Amritraj
6
2
6
3
6
1
     
5 Romania
India
Victor Crivoi
Somdev Devvarman
4
6
7
5
6
3
     

Slovakia vs. Serbia[edit]


Slovakia
1
Sibamac Arena, Bratislava, Slovakia[8]
September 19–21, 2008
Hard (i)

Serbia
4
1 2 3 4 5
1 Slovakia
Serbia
Dominik Hrbatý
Novak Djokovic
2
6
4
6
3
6
     
2 Slovakia
Serbia
Lukáš Lacko
Janko Tipsarević
77
63
6
4
4
6
65
77
6
8
 
3 Slovakia
Serbia
Michal Mertiňák / Filip Polášek
Viktor Troicki / Nenad Zimonjić
68
710
4
6
79
67
65
77
   
4 Slovakia
Serbia
Lukáš Lacko
Viktor Troicki
3
6
4
6
       
5 Slovakia
Serbia
Filip Polášek
Janko Tipsarević
          w/o
 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chile v Australia". daviscup.com. 
  2. ^ "Great Britain v Austria". daviscup.com. 
  3. ^ "Switzerland v Belgium". daviscup.com. 
  4. ^ "Croatia v Brazil". daviscup.com. 
  5. ^ "Israel v Peru". daviscup.com. 
  6. ^ "Netherlands v South Korea". daviscup.com. 
  7. ^ "Romania v India". daviscup.com. 
  8. ^ "Slovakia v Serbia". daviscup.com.