Kosovo Fed Cup team

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Kosovo
Flag of Kosovo.svg
Captain Arben Islami
ITF ranking NR (16 November 2015)
Colors yellow & blue
First year 2016
Years played 1
Ties played (W–L) 5 (2–3)
Most total wins Edita Raca (3–5)
Most singles wins Edita Raca (1–4)
Most doubles wins Edita Raca (2–1)
Best doubles team Edita Raca /
Arlinda Rushiti (2–1)
Most ties played Edita Raca (5)
Most years played Edita Raca (1)
Arlinda Rushiti (1)
Fiona Polloshka (1)
Anduena Latifi (1)

The Kosovo Fed Cup team represents Kosovo in Fed Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Tennis Federation of Kosovo. They took part in the Fed Cup for the first time in 2016, competing in the Europe/Africa Zone Group III.[1][2]

Current team[edit]

Most recent year-end rankings are used.

Name Born First Last Ties Win/Loss Ranks[3][4]
Year Tie Sin Dou Tot Sin Dou
Edita Raca 1988 2016 2016 5 5 1/4 2/1 3/5
Arlinda Rushiti 1999 2016 2016 5 5 3/2 2/3 5/5
Fiona Polloshka 1996 2016 2016 1 1 0/0 0/1 0/1
Anduena Latifi 1998 2016 2016 1 1 0/0 0/1 0/1

History[edit]

On 28 March 2015, Tennis Europe granted membership to the Tennis Federation of Kosovo, which became effective in 2016.[5][6] In December 2015, the Federation announced that it would compete at the 2016 Fed Cup in the Europe/Africa Zone Group III.[1]

Players[edit]

Year Team
2016 Edita Raca Arlinda Rushiti Fiona Polloshka Anduena Latifi

Matches[edit]

Year Competition Date Surface Location Opponent Score Result
2016 Europe/Africa Zone Group III Pool D 11 April clay Ulcinj, Montenegro  Montenegro 0 : 3 Lost
Europe/Africa Zone Group III Pool D 13 April clay Ulcinj, Montenegro  Norway 0 : 3 Lost
Europe/Africa Zone Group III Pool D 14 April clay Ulcinj, Montenegro  Morocco 1 : 2 Lost
Europe/Africa Zone Group III Pool D 15 April clay Ulcinj, Montenegro  Mozambique 3 : 0 Won
Europe/Africa Zone Group III Play-offs 16 April clay Ulcinj, Montenegro  Iceland 2 : 1 Won

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kosovo team attends Davis Cup qualifications". www.mfa-ks.net. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kosovo. 24 December 2015. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
  2. ^ "2016 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group III". www.fedcup.com. ITF. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
  3. ^ "WTA Singles Rankings". www.wtatennis.com. WTA. Retrieved 12 January 2016.
  4. ^ "WTA Doubles Rankings". www.wtatennis.com. WTA. Retrieved 12 January 2016.
  5. ^ "Kosovo becomes 50th member of Tennis Europe". tenniseurope.org. Tennis Europe. 28 March 2015. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
  6. ^ "Kosovo granted Tennis Europe membership at AGM". itftennis.com. ITF. 30 March 2015. Retrieved 14 January 2016.

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