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The 1972 Federation Cup was the tenth edition of the most important competition between national teams in women's tennis. 31 nations participated in the tournament, which was held at Ellis Park in Johannesburg, South Africa from 20–25 March. South Africa defeated Great Britain in the final, in what was the first final not featuring United States or Australia, giving South Africa their first title.[1] South Africa became the first team other than United States or Australia to win the Fed Cup.

1972 Federation Cup
Details
Duration20 – 25 March
Edition10th
Champion
Winning Nation South Africa
1971
1973

Participating teamsEdit

DrawEdit

All ties were played at Ellis Park in Johannesburg, South Africa on hard courts.

  First Round
20 March
Second Round
21 March
Quarterfinals
23 March
Semifinals
24 March
Final
25 March
                                               
       
    Australia 2  
      Canada 0  
  Israel 0
  Canada 3  
    Australia 3  
    Italy 0  
  Norway 2  
  Chinese Taipei 1  
    Norway 0
      Italy 2  
  Spain 1
  Italy 2  
    Australia 1  
    Great Britain 2  
  West Germany 3  
  Greece 0  
    West Germany 2
      Ireland 1  
  Ireland 3
  Denmark 0  
    West Germany 1
    Great Britain 2  
  Finland 1  
  Argentina 2  
    Argentina 1
      Great Britain 2  
  Japan 0
  Great Britain 3  
    Great Britain 1
    South Africa 2
  France 3  
  Austria 0  
    France 2  
      Ecuador 0  
  Iran 0
  Ecuador 3  
    France 1  
    South Africa 2  
  Brazil 2  
   Switzerland 1  
    Brazil 0
      South Africa 2  
  Belgium 0
  South Africa 3  
    South Africa 2
    United States 1  
  Netherlands 2  
  New Zealand 1  
    Netherlands 2
      Colombia 1  
  Colombia 3
  Luxembourg 0  
    Netherlands 0
    United States 3  
  Uruguay 2  
  Mexico 1  
    Uruguay 0
      United States 2  
  Rhodesia 0
  United States 3  

First RoundEdit

Israel vs. Canada

 
Israel
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [2]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Canada
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Mara Cohen-Mintz
Janice Tindle
1
6
0
6
   
2  
 
Tova Epstein
Jane O'Hara
0
6
0
6
   
3  
 
Mara Cohen-Mintz / Tova Epstein
Jane O'Hara / Janice Tindle
0
6
2
6
   

Norway vs. Chinese Taipei

 
Norway
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [3]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Chinese Taipei
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Kirsten Robsahm
Liu Yu-han
6
2
6
2
   
2  
 
Ellen Grindvold
Chang Ching-ling
6
8
7
5
2
6
 
3  
 
Ellen Grindvold / Kirsten Robsahm
Chan Shiu-man / Chang Ching-ling
6
0
6
2
   

Spain vs. Italy

 
Spain
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [4]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Italy
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Ana María Estalella Manso
Rosalba Vido
7
5
4
6
6
3
 
2  
 
Carmen Mandarino
Maria Teresa Nasuelli
3
6
6
1
2
6
 
3  
 
Ana María Estalella Manso / Carmen Mandarino
Maria Teresa Nasuelli / Rosalba Vido
2
6
4
6
   

West Germany vs. Greece

 
West Germany
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [5]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Greece
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Helga Masthoff
Alice Koutsouri
6
2
6
1
   
2  
 
Katja Ebbinghaus
Dionissia Asteri
8
6
10
8
   
3  
 
Helga Masthoff / Heide Schildknecht
Dionissia Asteri / Alex Rotas
6
1
6
1
   

Ireland vs. Denmark

 
Ireland
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [6]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Denmark
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Susan Minford
Gitte Ejlerskov
6
0
6
1
   
2  
 
Geraldine Barniville
Anne-Mette Sørensen
6
1
6
1
   
3  
 
Geraldine Barniville / Eleanor McFadden
Mari-Ann Klougart / Lotte Solbeck
6
1
6
3
   

Finland vs. Argentina

 
Finland
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [7]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Argentina
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Helena Laitinen
Raquel Giscafré
1
6
0
6
   
2  
 
Leena Mutanen
Beatriz Araujo
9
7
8
10
6
4
 
3  
 
Helena Laitinen / Leena Mutanen
Beatriz Araujo / Raquel Giscafré
1
6
2
6
   

Japan vs. Great Britain

 
Japan
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [8]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Great Britain
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Kazuko Sawamatsu
Virginia Wade
2
6
3
6
   
2  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Winnie Shaw
4
6
1
6
   
3  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka / Kazuko Sawamatsu
Virginia Wade / Joyce Williams
1
6
2
6
   

France vs. Austria

 
France
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [9]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Austria
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Gail Chanfreau
Sabine Benegger
6
1
6
0
   
2  
 
Françoise Dürr
Sonja Pachta
6
2
6
2
   
3  
 
Gail Chanfreau / Françoise Dürr
Veronika Buche / Sonja Pachta
6
1
6
1
   

Iran vs. Ecuador

 
Iran
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [10]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Ecuador
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Parvin Afshar
Ana María Ycaza
0
6
2
6
   
2  
 
Sadigheh Akbari
María Eugenia Guzman
4
6
2
6
   
3  
 
Parvin Afshar / Sadigheh Akbari
María Eugenia Guzman / Ana María Ycaza
0
6
0
6
   

Brazil vs. Switzerland

 
Brazil
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [11]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Switzerland
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Beatrice Chrystman
Evagreth Emmenegger
1
6
6
4
6
4
 
2  
 
Andrea Menezes
Rita Felix
6
4
2
6
6
1
 
3  
 
Beatrice Chrystman / Iris Riedel
Evagreth Emmenegger / Marianne Kindler
2
6
6
4
3
6
 

Belgium vs. South Africa

 
Belgium
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [12]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
South Africa
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Monique Van Haver
Brenda Kirk
2
6
4
6
   
2  
 
Michèle Gurdal
Patricia Walkden
7
5
2
6
1
6
 
3  
 
Michèle Gurdal / Monique Van Haver
Greta Delport / Patricia Walkden
1
6
4
6
   

Netherlands vs. New Zealand

 
Netherlands
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [13]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
New Zealand
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Marijke Schaar
Marilyn Pryde
1
6
2
6
   
2  
 
Betty Stöve
Robyn Hunt
6
4
6
2
   
3  
 
Betty Stöve / Gertruida Walhof
Robyn Hunt / Marilyn Pryde
15
13
10
8
   

Colombia vs. Luxembourg

 
Colombia
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [14]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Luxembourg
0
1 2 3
1  
 
María Victoria de Moggio
Josiane Graas
6
1
6
2
   
2  
 
Isabel Fernández de Soto
Flore Wagner
6
0
6
1
   
3  
 
María Victoria de Moggio / Isabel Fernández de Soto
Josiane Graas / Monique Krecke
6
2
6
2
   

Uruguay vs. Mexico

 
Uruguay
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [15]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
Mexico
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Mary Puljak
Elena Subirats
4
6
0
6
   
2  
 
Fiorella Bonicelli
Yola Ramírez
6
4
6
8
6
2
 
3  
 
Fiorella Bonicelli / Lucia Sarno
Yola Ramírez / Elena Subirats
11
9
2
6
8
6
 

Rhodesia vs. United States

 
Rhodesia
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [16]
20 March 1972
Hard
 
United States
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Daphne Pattison
Valerie Ziegenfuss
0
6
3
6
   
2  
 
Sally Hudson-Beck
Linda Tuero
4
6
1
6
   
3  
 
Sally Hudson-Beck / Daphne Pattison
Sharon Walsh / Valerie Ziegenfuss
0
6
4
6
   

Second RoundEdit

Australia vs. Canada

 
Australia
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [17]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
Canada
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Helen Gourlay
Janice Tindle
6
3
6
4
   
2  
 
Evonne Goolagong
Jane O'Hara
6
3
6
1
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Norway vs. Italy

 
Norway
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [18]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
Italy
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Ellen Grindvold
Maria Teresa Nasuelli
3
6
2
6
   
2  
 
Kirsten Robsahm
Rosalba Vido
5
7
1
6
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

West Germany vs. Ireland

 
West Germany
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [19]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
Ireland
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Helga Masthoff
Geraldine Barniville
6
0
6
3
   
2  
 
Katja Ebbinghaus
Susan Minford
3
6
6
4
4
6
 
3  
 
Helga Masthoff / Heide Schildknecht
Geraldine Barniville / Susan Minford
6
1
6
2
   

Argentina vs. Great Britain

 
Argentina
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [20]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
Great Britain
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Raquel Giscafré
Winnie Shaw
3
6
5
7
   
2  
 
Beatriz Araujo
Virginia Wade
3
6
8
10
   
3  
 
Beatriz Araujo / Raquel Giscafré
Winnie Shaw / Virginia Wade
6
4
2
6
6
3
 

France vs. Ecuador

 
France
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [21]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
Ecuador
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Gail Chanfreau
Ana María Ycaza
6
1
6
1
   
2  
 
Françoise Dürr
María Eugenia Guzman
6
1
6
3
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Brazil vs. South Africa

 
Brazil
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [22]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
South Africa
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Beatrice Chrystman
Brenda Kirk
4
6
1
6
   
2  
 
Andrea Menezes
Patricia Walkden
2
6
2
6
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Netherlands vs. Colombia

 
Netherlands
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa[23]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
Colombia
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Marijke Schaar
Isabel Fernández de Soto
2
6
6
2
3
6
 
2  
 
Betty Stöve
María Victoria de Moggio
6
1
6
0
   
3  
 
Betty Stöve / Gertruida Walhof
María Victoria de Moggio / Isabel Fernández de Soto
6
2
6
1
   

Uruguay vs. United States

 
Uruguay
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [24]
21 March 1972
Hard
 
United States
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Fiorella Bonicelli
Valerie Ziegenfuss
1
6
0
6
   
2  
 
Mary Puljak
Linda Tuero
0
6
0
6
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

QuarterfinalsEdit

Australia vs. Italy

 
Australia
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [25]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Italy
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Evonne Goolagong
Maria Teresa Nasuelli
6
0
6
3
   
2  
 
Lesley Hunt
Monica Giorgi
6
1
6
1
   
3  
 
Evonne Goolagong / Helen Gourlay
Monica Giorgi / Maria Teresa Nasuelli
6
4
6
1
   

West Germany vs. Great Britain

 
West Germany
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [26]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Great Britain
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Heide Schildknecht
Winnie Shaw
0
6
1
6
   
2  
 
Helga Masthoff
Virginia Wade
2
6
1
6
   
3  
 
Helga Masthoff / Heide Schildknecht
Winnie Shaw / Virginia Wade
3
6
6
4
6
4
 

France vs. South Africa

 
France
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [27]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
South Africa
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Françoise Dürr
Patricia Walkden
7
5
3
6
6
3
 
2  
 
Gail Chanfreau
Brenda Kirk
4
6
6
0
2
6
 
3  
 
Gail Chanfreau / Françoise Dürr
Brenda Kirk / Patricia Walkden
3
6
4
6
   

Netherlands vs. United States

 
Netherlands
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [28]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
United States
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Gertruida Walhof
Linda Tuero
6
3
1
6
7
9
 
2  
 
Marijke Schaar
Valerie Ziegenfuss
2
6
7
5
5
7
 
3  
 
Marijke Schaar / Gertruida Walhof
Sharon Walsh / Valerie Ziegenfuss
6
8
3
6
   

SemifinalsEdit

Australia vs. Great Britain

 
Australia
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [29]
24 March 1972
Hard
 
Great Britain
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Helen Gourlay
Winnie Shaw
6
4
3
6
3
6
 
2  
 
Evonne Goolagong
Virginia Wade
6
4
8
10
6
1
 
3  
 
Evonne Goolagong / Helen Gourlay
Virginia Wade / Joyce Williams
2
6
3
6
   

South Africa vs. United States

 
South Africa
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [30]
24 March 1972
Hard
 
United States
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Patricia Walkden
Valerie Ziegenfuss
4
6
7
5
4
6
 
2  
 
Brenda Kirk
Linda Tuero
6
3
6
2
   
3  
 
Brenda Kirk / Patricia Walkden
Sharon Walsh / Valerie Ziegenfuss
8
6
6
1
   

FinalEdit

Great Britain vs. South Africa

 
Great Britain
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [31]
25 March 1972
Hard
 
South Africa
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Virginia Wade
Patricia Walkden
6
3
6
2
   
2  
 
Winnie Shaw
Brenda Kirk
6
4
5
7
0
6
 
3  
 
Virginia Wade / Joyce Williams
Brenda Kirk / Patricia Walkden
1
6
5
7
   

Consolation RoundEdit

Teams which lost in the first or second round of the main draw went on to play in the Consolation Round.

DrawEdit

  Consolation First Round
22 March
Consolation Second Round
22–23 March
Consolation Quarterfinals
23 March
Consolation Semifinals
24 March
Consolation Final
25 March
                                               
       
    New Zealand 3  
      Finland 0  
     
       
    New Zealand 0  
    Colombia 2  
       
       
     Switzerland 1
      Colombia 2  
     
       
    Colombia 2  
    Mexico 1  
  Mexico 2  
  Greece 0  
    Mexico 2
      Canada 0  
  Spain 0
  Canada 2  
    Mexico 2
    Uruguay 1  
  Brazil 2  
  Luxembourg 0  
    Brazil 1
      Uruguay 2  
  Austria 1
  Uruguay 2  
    Colombia 0
    Japan 3
  Japan 3  
  Iran 0  
    Japan 2  
      Rhodesia 1  
  Rhodesia 3
  Norway 0  
    Japan 2  
    Denmark 0  
  Denmark 3  
  Chinese Taipei 0  
    Denmark
      Argentina [32] w/o  
     
       
    Japan 2
    Belgium 1  
       
       
    Belgium 3
      Israel 0  
     
       
    Belgium 3
    Ecuador 0  
       
       
    Ecuador 2
      Ireland 1  
     

First RoundEdit

Mexico vs. Greece

 
Mexico
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [33]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Greece
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Elena Subirats
Dionissia Asteri
6
1
6
3
   
2  
 
Yola Ramírez
Alice Koutsouri
6
0
6
0
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Spain vs. Canada

 
Spain
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [34]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Canada
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Ana María Estalella Manso
Janice Tindle
3
6
4
6
   
2  
 
Carmen Mandarino
Jane O'Hara
6
2
3
6
5
7
 
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Brazil vs. Luxembourg

 
Brazil
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [35]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Luxembourg
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Andrea Menezes
Flore Wagner
6
1
6
3
   
2  
 
Beatrice Chrystman
Josiane Graas
6
4
10
8
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Austria vs. Uruguay

 
Austria
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [36]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Uruguay
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Sabine Benegger
Mary Puljak
6
2
7
5
   
2  
 
Sonja Pachta
Fiorella Bonicelli
8
6
2
6
3
6
 
3  
 
Veronika Buche / Sonja Pachta
Fiorella Bonicelli / Lucia Sarno
5
7
6
1
1
6
 

Japan vs. Iran

 
Japan
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [37]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Iran
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Kazuko Sawamatsu
Sadigheh Akbari
6
0
6
2
   
2  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Parvin Afshar
6
3
6
1
   
3  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka / Kazuko Sawamatsu
Parvin Afshar / Sadigheh Akbari
6
0
6
0
   

Rhodesia vs. Norway

 
Rhodesia
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [38]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Norway
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Daphne Pattison
Ellen Grindvold
6
2
6
4
   
2  
 
Sally Hudson-Beck
Kirsten Robsahm
6
2
6
3
   
3  
 
Daphne Pattison / Jennifer Waggott
Ellen Grindvold / Kirsten Robsahm
6
4
2
6
6
4
 

Denmark vs. Chinese Taipei

 
Chinese Taipei
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [39]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Denmark
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Anne-Mette Sørensen
Liu Yu-han
6
3
6
4
   
2  
 
Gitte Ejlerskov
Chan Shiu-man
6
3
6
3
   
3  
 
Mari-Ann Klougart / Lotte Solbeck
Chan Shiu-man / Liu Yu-han
6
4
6
3
   

Second RoundEdit

New Zealand vs. Finland

 
New Zealand
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [40]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Finland
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Marilyn Pryde
Leena Mutanen
3
6
6
3
6
0
 
2  
 
Robyn Hunt
Helena Laitinen
7
5
6
1
   
3  
 
Judy Connor / Robyn Hunt
Leena Mutanen / Laila Pirila
6
4
1
3
   
retired

Switzerland vs. Colombia

 
Switzerland
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [41]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Colombia
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Rita Felix
Isabel Fernández de Soto
2
6
3
6
   
2  
 
Marianne Kindler
María Victoria de Moggio
6
3
1
6
6
1
 
3  
 
Evagreth Emmenegger / Rita Felix
María Victoria de Moggio / Isabel Fernández de Soto
7
5
4
6
1
6
 

Mexico vs. Canada

 
Mexico
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [42]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Canada
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Elena Subirats
Janice Tindle
6
4
6
4
   
2  
 
Yola Ramírez
Jane O'Hara
6
4
10
8
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Brazil vs. Uruguay

 
Brazil
1
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [43]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Uruguay
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Iris Riedel
Lucia Sarno
6
2
6
3
   
2  
 
Andrea Menezes
Fiorella Bonicelli
5
7
3
6
   
3  
 
Andrea Menezes / Iris Riedel
Fiorella Bonicelli / Lucia Sarno
6
8
2
6
   

Japan vs. Rhodesia

 
Japan
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [44]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Rhodesia
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Kazuko Sawamatsu
Daphne Pattison
6
4
6
1
   
2  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Sally Hudson-Beck
5
7
6
2
2
6
 
3  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka / Kazuko Sawamatsu
Daphne Pattison / Jennifer Waggott
6
3
6
1
   

Belgium vs. Israel

 
Belgium
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [45]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Israel
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Michèle Gurdal
Tova Epstein
6
4
6
1
   
2  
 
Monique Van Haver
Mara Cohen-Mintz
6
1
6
0
   
3  
 
Michèle Gurdal / Monique Van Haver
Tova Epstein / Gillian Kay
6
2
6
0
   

Ecuador vs. Ireland

 
Ecuador
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [46]
22 March 1972
Hard
 
Ireland
1
1 2 3
1  
 
María Eugenia Guzman
Geraldine Barniville
6
4
6
1
   
2  
 
Rosario Briones
Eleanor McFadden
0
6
3
6
   
3  
 
María Eugenia Guzman / Ana María Ycaza
Geraldine Barniville / Eleanor McFadden
6
3
6
8
6
3
 

QuarterfinalsEdit

New Zealand vs. Colombia

 
New Zealand
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [47]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Colombia
2
1 2 3
1  
 
Robyn Hunt
María Victoria de Moggio
4
6
6
3
4
6
 
2  
 
Marilyn Pryde
Isabel Fernández de Soto
4
6
2
6
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Mexico vs. Uruguay

 
Mexico
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [48]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Uruguay
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Elena Subirats
Mary Puljak
6
2
6
1
   
2  
 
Yola Ramírez
Fiorella Bonicelli
3
6
4
6
   
3  
 
Yola Ramírez / Elena Subirats
Fiorella Bonicelli / Lucia Sarno
7
5
6
4
   

Japan vs. Denmark

 
Japan
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [49]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Denmark
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Kazuko Sawamatsu
Anne-Mette Sørensen
6
1
6
0
   
2  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Gitte Ejlerskov
6
2
6
1
   
3  
 
 
 
      not
played

Belgium vs. Ecuador

 
Belgium
3
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [50]
23 March 1972
Hard
 
Ecuador
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Michèle Gurdal
María Eugenia Guzman
6
1
6
4
   
2  
 
Monique Van Haver
Rosario Briones
6
4
6
1
   
3  
 
Michèle Gurdal / Monique Van Haver
Rosario Briones / Ana María Ycaza
6
1
6
4
   

SemifinalsEdit

Colombia vs. Mexico

 
Colombia
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [51]
24 March 1972
Hard
 
Mexico
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Isabel Fernández de Soto
Yola Ramírez
6
2
6
1
   
2  
 
María Victoria de Moggio
Yola Ramírez
3
6
3
6
   
3  
 
María Victoria de Moggio / Isabel Fernández de Soto
Yola Ramírez / Elena Subirats
6
3
5
7
6
4
 

Japan vs. Belgium

 
Japan
2
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [52]
24 March 1972
Hard
 
Belgium
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Kazuko Sawamatsu
Michèle Gurdal
6
2
6
4
   
2  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Monique Van Haver
6
8
9
7
2
6
 
3  
 
Kimiyo Hatanaka / Kazuko Sawamatsu
Michèle Gurdal / Monique Van Haver
8
6
6
1
   

FinalEdit

Colombia vs. Japan

 
Colombia
0
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, South Africa [53]
25 March 1972
Hard
 
Japan
3
1 2 3
1  
 
Isabel Fernández de Soto
Kazuko Sawamatsu
6
8
3
6
   
2  
 
María Victoria de Moggio
Kimiyo Hatanaka
3
6
6
8
   
3  
 
María Victoria de Moggio / Isabel Fernández de Soto
Kimiyo Hatanaka / Kazuko Sawamatsu
3
6
3
6
   

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1972 Federation Cup". fedcup.com.
  2. ^ "Israel v Canada". fedcup.com.
  3. ^ "Norway v Chinese Taipei". fedcup.com.
  4. ^ "Spain v Italy". fedcup.com.
  5. ^ "West Germany v Greece". fedcup.com.
  6. ^ "Ireland v Denmark". fedcup.com.
  7. ^ "Finland v Argentina". fedcup.com.
  8. ^ "Japan v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  9. ^ "France v Austria". fedcup.com.
  10. ^ "Iran v Ecuador". fedcup.com.
  11. ^ "Brazil v Switzerland". fedcup.com.
  12. ^ "Belgium v South Africa". fedcup.com.
  13. ^ "Netherlands v New Zealand". fedcup.com.
  14. ^ "Colombia v Luxembourg". fedcup.com.
  15. ^ "Uruguay v Mexico". fedcup.com.
  16. ^ "Rhodesia v United States". fedcup.com.
  17. ^ "Australia v Canada". fedcup.com.
  18. ^ "Norway v Italy". fedcup.com.
  19. ^ "West Germany v Ireland". fedcup.com.
  20. ^ "Argentina v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  21. ^ "France v Ecuador". fedcup.com.
  22. ^ "Brazil v South Africa". fedcup.com.
  23. ^ "Netherlands v Colombia". fedcup.com.
  24. ^ "Uruguay v United States". fedcup.com.
  25. ^ "Australia v Italy". fedcup.com.
  26. ^ "West Germany v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  27. ^ "France v South Africa". fedcup.com.
  28. ^ "Netherlands v United States". fedcup.com.
  29. ^ "Australia v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  30. ^ "South Africa v United States". fedcup.com.
  31. ^ "South Africa v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  32. ^ "Denmark v Argentina". fedcup.com.
  33. ^ "Mexico v Greece". fedcup.com.
  34. ^ "Spain v Canada". fedcup.com.
  35. ^ "Brazil v Luxembourg". fedcup.com.
  36. ^ "Austria v Uruguay". fedcup.com.
  37. ^ "Japan v Iran". fedcup.com.
  38. ^ "Rhodesia v Norway". fedcup.com.
  39. ^ "Chinese Taipei v Denmark". fedcup.com.
  40. ^ "New Zealand v Finland". fedcup.com.
  41. ^ "Switzerland v Colombia". fedcup.com.
  42. ^ "Mexico v Canada". fedcup.com.
  43. ^ "Brazil v Uruguay". fedcup.com.
  44. ^ "Japan v Rhodesia". fedcup.com.
  45. ^ "Belgium v Israel". fedcup.com.
  46. ^ "Ecuador v Ireland". fedcup.com.
  47. ^ "New Zealand v Colombia". fedcup.com.
  48. ^ "Mexico v Uruguay". fedcup.com.
  49. ^ "Japan v Denmark". fedcup.com.
  50. ^ "Belgium v Ecuador". fedcup.com.
  51. ^ "Colombia v Mexico". fedcup.com.
  52. ^ "Japan v Belgium". fedcup.com.
  53. ^ "Colombia v Japan". fedcup.com.