2010 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone

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The Europe/Africa Zone was one of three zones of regional competition in the 2010 Fed Cup.

Group I[edit]

The sixteen teams were divided into four pools of four teams. The four pool winners took part in play-offs to determine the two nations advancing to the World Group II Play-offs. The nations finishing last in their pools took part in play-offs, with the two losing nations relegated to Group II in 2011.

Pools[edit]

Pool A SLO NED ISR BUL
1  Slovenia (2–1) 2–1 2–1 1–2
2  Netherlands (2–1) 1–2 3–0 2–1
3  Israel (1–2) 1–2 0–3 2–1
4  Bulgaria (1–2) 2–1 1–2 1–2
Pool B SUI ROU CRO POR
1   Switzerland (3–0) 2–1 3–0 3–0
2  Romania (2–1) 1–2 2–1 2–1
3  Croatia (1–2) 0–3 1–2 2–1
4  Portugal (0–3) 0–3 1–2 1–2
Pool C SWE HUN DEN LAT
1  Sweden (3–0) 3–0 2–1 2–1
2  Hungary (2–1) 0–3 2–1 2–1
3  Denmark (1–2) 1–2 1–2 2–1
4  Latvia (0–3) 1–2 1–2 1–2
Pool D AUT GBR BLR BIH
1  Austria (3–0) 3–0 2–1 3–0
2  Great Britain (2–1) 0–3 2–1 3–0
3  Belarus (1–2) 1–2 1–2 3–0
4  Bosnia and Herzegovina (0–3) 0–3 0–3 0–3

Play-offs[edit]

Placing A Team Score
Promotional  Slovenia 3–0   Switzerland
5th–8th  Netherlands 2–1  Great Britain
9th–12th  Israel 2–1  Denmark
Relegation  Bulgaria 2–1  Portugal
Placing Score C/D Team
Promotional  Sweden 3–0  Austria
5th–8th  Romania 2–1  Hungary
9th–12th  Croatia 1–2  Belarus
Relegation  Latvia 3–0  Bosnia and Herzegovina

Group II[edit]

The eight teams were divided into two pool of four teams each. The winner of each pool played-off against the runner-up of the other pool to determine which two nations would be promoted to Group I in 2011. The bottom nation in each pool played-off against third place in other pool, with two losing nations relegated to the 2011 Group III.

Pools[edit]

Pool A GRE LUX RSA LIE
1  Greece (3–0) 2–1 2–0 3–0
2  Luxembourg (2–1) 1–2 2–1 2–0
3  South Africa (1–2) 0–2 1–2 2–1
4  Liechtenstein (0–3) 0–3 0–2 1–2
Pool B FIN GEO NOR ARM
1  Finland (3–0) 2–1 2–0 2–1
2  Georgia (2–1) 1–2 3–0 2–0
3  Norway (1–2) 0–2 0–3 2–1
4  Armenia (0–3) 1–2 0–2 1–2

Play-offs[edit]

Placing A Team Score B Team
Promotional  Greece 2–0  Georgia
 Luxembourg 2–1  Finland
Relegation  South Africa 1–2  Armenia
 Liechtenstein 2–0  Norway

Group III[edit]

The seven teams were divided into one pool of three teams and one pool of four. The winner of each pool played the runner-up of the other pool to determine which two nations would be promoted to Group II in 2011.

Pools[edit]

Pool A TUR EGY MDA
1  Turkey (2–0) 3–0 3–0
2  Egypt (1–1) 0–3 3–0
3  Moldova (0–2) 0–3 0–3
Pool B MAR ALG IRL MLT
1  Morocco (3–0) 3–0 3–0 3–0
2  Algeria (2–1) 0–3 2–1 2–1
3  Ireland (1–2) 0–3 1–2 3–0
4  Malta (0–3) 0–3 1–2 0–3

Play-offs[edit]

Placing A Team Score B Team
Promotional  Turkey 3–0  Algeria
 Egypt 0–2  Morocco
5th–6th  Moldova 1–2  Ireland
7th N/A  Malta

 Morocco and  Turkey advanced to Group II for 2011.[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sweden v China". fedcup.com. 
  2. ^ "Slovenia v Japan". fedcup.com. 
  3. ^ "Portugal v Morocco". fedcup.com. 
  4. ^ "Bosnia and Herzegovina v Turkey". fedcup.com. 
  5. ^ "Greece v Croatia". fedcup.com. 
  6. ^ "Luxembourg v Bulgaria". fedcup.com. 
  7. ^ "Norway v Moldova". fedcup.com. 
  8. ^ "South Africa v Egypt". fedcup.com. 
  9. ^ "Turkey v Morocco". fedcup.com. 

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