Fed Cup: Thursday’s start against Bosnia

Fed Cup: Thursday’s start against Bosnia

07/02/2017 – On Friday the Hungarian national team will meet Croatia in Tallinn.

 

On Wednesday, at the local tennis center in Tallinn the group matches will began of the Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I.

The Hungarian team is in Group B, will meet with two opponents. Captain Gábor Juhász choose Timi, Ágnes Bukta, Dalma Gálfi and Fanni Stollár. Team Hungary will meet Bosnia on Thursday and Croatia on Friday. The winner of the group will play for the play-off with the 1st team of Group C (Great Britain, Latvia, Portugal and Turkey). The worst team of Group B will meet the fourt team of Group C to awoid the relegation.

 

Team Hungary is member of the Europe/Africa Zone Group I since 2003.

 

Timi’s debut was in 2011, since then she won 9 matches and lost 6 matches in singles. In doubles she won 9 and lost 2. Last time she palyed in 2015 in the  debut in the Fed Cup. Timi celebrated her best triumphs in 2014, when she defeated 1:6, 7:5, 6:3 the World No10 Simona Halep.

 

Gáldi debut in 2015, while Sollár in 2016 in the Hungarian Fed Cup Team. Bukta has no matches so far.

 

The Hungarian team in 1999 and 2013 won 3-0 against Bosnia, and in 2012 triumphed 2-1. Five years ago, in Eilat (Israel) Timi lost 6:4, 6:2 against Jasmina Tinjic, and won in doubles with Réka Jani, 6:1, 6:4 against Tinjic and Jelena Stavinuk. A year later, again in Eilat Timi defeated Jelena Simic, 6:0, 7:6, and in doubles won 7:5, 6:4 against Dea Herdzelas and Anita Husaric.

 

FED CUP – EURO/AFRICAN ZONE, GROUP I
TEAMS: GROUP B
HUNGARY      
PLAYER WTA RANKINGS (SINGLES/DOUBLES) FED CUP MATCHES (SINGLES) FED CUP MATCHES (DOUBLES)
TÍMEA BABOS 32./10. 9 W/6 L 9 W/2 L
ÁGNES BUKTA 379./264.
DALMA GÁLFI 154./257. 0 W/2 L 1 W/2 L
FANNI STOLLÁR 281./304. 0 W/1 L 1 W/0 L
BOSNIA/HERZEGOVINA      
PLAYER WTA RANKINGS (SINGLES/DOUBLES) FED CUP MATCHES (SINGLES) FED CUP MATCHES (DOUBLES)
NEFISA BERBEROVIC -/-
DEA HERDZELAS 473./462. 3 W/5 L 3 W/3 L
ANITA HUSARIC -/280. 2 W/10 L 2 W/11 L
JELENA SIMIC 551./621. 0 W/5 L 1 W/3 L
CROATIA      
PLAYER WTA RANKINGS (SINGLES/DOUBLES) FED CUP MATCHES (SINGLES) FED CUP MATCHES (DOUBLES)
LEA BOSKOVIC -/927.
ANA KONJUH 37./361. 8 W/3 L 6 W/2 L
TENA LUKAS 331./338. 2 W/1 L
DONNA VEKIC 84./1066. 7 W/6 L 0 W/1 L