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#1030889 - Tue Jan 21 2014 01:05 AM Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 6130
Loc: Hyderabad India           
Team tennis 2014: Round 1: Davis Cup, Friday Jan 31-Feb 2, 2014

Welcome to a brand new tipping competition on the FT Forums smile ... For round 1, we have the Davis Cup (men) world group and group 1 matches.

Just pick the winners from each match (Home teams are listed first) .

World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia

Scoring
1 point for every right pick
1 bonus point for solo (or 1 of 2) picks
1 perfect pick bonus point for 14/16, 15/16, 16/16 picks

Deadline: All matches start on Friday, January 31. Your picks have to be in by midnight, Thursday, January 30, FT time. Tips lodged AFTER this time will attract a 1 point penalty.

Teams lists:

World Group: http://www.daviscup.com/en/news/166433.aspx

Group 1: http://www.daviscup.com/en/news/166461.aspx


Edited by srini701 (Thu Jan 23 2014 12:15 AM)
Edit Reason: Added links to team lists on Davis Cup website
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#1031017 - Tue Jan 21 2014 06:28 PM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
ozzz2002 Offline
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Registered: Mon Dec 03 2001
Posts: 16828
Loc: Sydney NSW Australia        
World Group

Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA
vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia
vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1

Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1

China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1

Russia
vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia
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#1031034 - Tue Jan 21 2014 09:22 PM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
LeoDaVinci Offline
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Registered: Fri Mar 23 2001
Posts: 10140
Loc: Ontario Canada
World Group

Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1

Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1

China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1

Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia
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#1031062 - Wed Jan 22 2014 02:22 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
wwe84 Offline
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Registered: Sun Feb 13 2011
Posts: 2124
Loc: Southn Highlands NSW Australia
World Group
Czech Rupublic vs The Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rupublic vs Urugary

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China PR vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Rupublic vs Latvia

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#1031077 - Wed Jan 22 2014 08:00 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
Dizart Offline
Star Poster

Registered: Fri Mar 16 2007
Posts: 12096
Loc: Buckhaven Fife Scotland UK   
World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
]Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia

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#1031096 - Wed Jan 22 2014 09:53 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
BxBarracuda Offline
Multiloquent

Registered: Wed Sep 05 2007
Posts: 4536
Loc: Bronx
New York USA     
World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia

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#1031098 - Wed Jan 22 2014 10:05 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
Sypher Offline
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Registered: Thu Sep 30 1999
Posts: 13668
Loc: East London
England UK    
World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain ### Have to support my Country ##
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia
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#1031172 - Wed Jan 22 2014 02:55 PM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
paper_aero Offline
Multiloquent

Registered: Fri Jan 06 2006
Posts: 3465
Loc: Crawley Sussex England       
World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland
0
Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay
0
Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei
0
Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia
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#1031224 - Thu Jan 23 2014 12:14 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 6130
Loc: Hyderabad India           
In case it means anything, the teams lists have been announced on the Davis Cup website:

World Group: http://www.daviscup.com/en/news/166433.aspx

Group 1: http://www.daviscup.com/en/news/166461.aspx
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#1031870 - Mon Jan 27 2014 07:14 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
gtho4 Offline

Administrator

Registered: Sun Dec 26 1999
Posts: 40061
Loc: Sydney oz downunder           

    World Group
    Czech Rep v Netherlands
    Japan v Canada
    Germany v Spain
    France v Australia
    USA v Great Britain
    Argentina v Italy
    Kazakhstan v Belgium
    Serbia v Switzerland

    Americas Group 1
    Ecuador v Venezuela
    Dominican Rep v Uruguay

    Asia/Oceania Group 1
    China v New Zealand
    India v Taiwan

    Europe Group 1
    Russia v Poland
    Slovenia v Portugal
    Ukraine v Romania
    Slovakia v Latvia

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#1032019 - Tue Jan 28 2014 06:27 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
srini701 Offline
Forum Champion

Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 6130
Loc: Hyderabad India           
World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland ...apparently both Wawrinka and Federer are turning up!

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia


Edited by srini701 (Wed Jan 29 2014 11:45 PM)
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#1032124 - Wed Jan 29 2014 02:12 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
N-Bomb Offline
Multiloquent

Registered: Thu Sep 09 2010
Posts: 2054
Loc: New Zealand
World Group

Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia
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#1032167 - Wed Jan 29 2014 08:02 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
srini701 Offline
Forum Champion

Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 6130
Loc: Hyderabad India           
Japan-Canada will be the first match to start....any more takers, get your tips in before that tie starts...
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#1032243 - Wed Jan 29 2014 06:54 PM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
Howie72 Offline
Multiloquent

Registered: Thu Oct 27 2005
Posts: 4753
Loc: Timaru NZ
World Group

Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia

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#1032253 - Wed Jan 29 2014 09:05 PM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
illiniman14 Offline
Multiloquent

Registered: Fri Jul 10 2009
Posts: 2213
Loc: Champaign Illinois USA        
World Group
Czech Rep. vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
USA vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland

Americas Group 1
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Rep. vs Uruguay

Asia/Oceania Group 1
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei

Europe Group 1
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovak Republic vs Latvia

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#1032262 - Wed Jan 29 2014 11:10 PM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
srini701 Offline
Forum Champion

Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 6130
Loc: Hyderabad India           
The China vs New Zealand match was moved forward to Monday to avoid clashing with the Chinese New Year.

This match stands cancelled, and this round consists of 15 matches only...

FYI please...
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#1032313 - Thu Jan 30 2014 09:29 AM Re: Team tennis 2014: Round 1, Thursday, Jan 30 [Re: srini701]
George95 Offline
Forum Champion

Registered: Sat Apr 24 2010
Posts: 7522
Loc: Ontario Canada
Czech Republic vs Netherlands
Japan vs Canada
Germany vs Spain
France vs Australia
United States vs Great Britain
Argentina vs Italy
Kazakhstan vs Belgium
Serbia vs Switzerland
Ecuador vs Venezuela
Dominican Republic vs Uruguay
China, P.R. vs New Zealand
India vs Chinese Taipei
Russia vs Poland
Slovenia vs Portugal
Ukraine vs Romania
Slovakia vs Latvia

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