Rain pushes Spain-Czech Republic Fed Cup tie into Monday

by: AP | February 09, 2014

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

TENNIS.com

SEVILLE, Spain -- A second straight day of rain has forced more delays to the Fed Cup match between Spain and the Czech Republic.

The World Group first round series will now continue Monday with Spain leading 1-0. Earlier Sunday, Czech Klara Zakopalova led the second singles match against Maria Torro-Flor 6-3, 2-0.

Weather permitting, the teams will also play reverse singles and a doubles match if necessary on the red clay court on Monday.

Rain and strong wind in Seville caused a four-hour delay before Carla Suarez beat Barbora Zahlavova 6-1, 6-4 to give Spain the only point of the match so far.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

Stosur joins critics of Margaret Court for same-sex marriage comments

The Aussie suggested that some players court refuse to play in Margaret Court Arena.

Britain’s Aljaz Bedene may switch back to representing Slovenia

The 27-year-old doesn't see a path to playing in the 2020 Olympics because of ITF rules.

Coach Moya breaks down Nadal’s improvements, says all goals being met

The Spaniard broke down his compatriot's forehand, backhand and serve.