1997 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool C

Group C of the 1997 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I was one of four pools in the Europe/Africa Zone Group I of the 1997 Fed Cup. Three teams competed in a round robin competition, with the top two teams advancing to the knockout stage.

  Belarus BLR Hungary HUN Poland POL Finland FIN RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
 Belarus 2–1 3–0 3–0 3–0 16–6 118–68 1
 Hungary 1–2 3–0 3–0 2–1 16–5 106–78 2
 Poland 0–3 0–3 3–0 1–2 8–13 75–110 3
 Finland 0–3 0–3 0–3 0–3 2–18 62–115 4

Belarus vs. FinlandEdit

 
Belarus
3
Bari T.C., Bari, Italy
22 April 1997
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Finland
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Olga Barabanschikova
Hanna-Katri Aalto
6
2
6
3
   
2  
 
Natasha Zvereva
Nanne Dahlman
6
1
2
6
6
3
 
3  
 
Olga Barabanschikova / Natasha Zvereva
Linda Jansson / Kirsi Lampinen
6
1
6
2
   

[1]

Hungary vs. PolandEdit

 
Hungary
3
Bari T.C., Bari, Italy
22 April 1997
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Poland
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Anna Földényi
Katarzyna Teodorowicz-Lisowska
6
0
6
1
   
2  
 
Katalin Marosi
Katarzyna Strączy
5
7
6
3
6
4
 
3  
 
Katalin Marosi / Réka Vidáts
Katarzyna Strączy / Katarzyna Teodorowicz-Lisowska
7
5
6
2
   

[2]

Belarus vs. PolandEdit

 
Belarus
3
Bari T.C., Bari, Italy
23 April 1997
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Poland
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Olga Barabanschikova
Monika Starosta
6
1
6
0
   
2  
 
Natasha Zvereva
Katarzyna Strączy
4
6
6
3
6
1
 
3  
 
Tatiana Ignatieva / Tatiana Poutchek
Monika Starosta / Katarzyna Teodorowicz-Lisowska
6
1
6
1
   

[3]

Hungary vs. FinlandEdit

 
Hungary
3
Bari T.C., Bari, Italy
23 April 1997
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Finland
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Anna Földényi
Hanna-Katri Aalto
6
4
6
0
   
2  
 
Réka Vidáts
Nanne Dahlman
6
2
6
1
   
3  
 
Katalin Marosi / Réka Vidáts
Linda Jansson / Kirsi Lampinen
7
5
6
4
   

[4]

Belarus vs. HungaryEdit

 
Belarus
2
Bari T.C., Bari, Italy
24 April 1997
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Hungary
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Olga Barabanschikova
Anna Földényi
3
6
5
7
   
2  
 
Natasha Zvereva
Katalin Marosi
77
65
3
6
6
3
 
3  
 
Olga Barabanschikova / Natasha Zvereva
Katalin Marosi / Réka Vidáts
4
6
6
1
6
2
 

[5]

Poland vs. FinlandEdit

 
Poland
3
Bari T.C., Bari, Italy
24 April 1997
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Finland
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Katarzyna Teodorowicz-Lisowska
Hanna-Katri Aalto
3
6
6
4
7
5
 
2  
 
Katarzyna Strączy
Nanne Dahlman
6
2
6
3
   
3  
 
Katarzyna Strączy / Katarzyna Teodorowicz-Lisowska
Linda Jansson / Kirsi Lampinen
6
4
6
4
   

[6]

  •   Finland failed to win any ties in the pool, and thus was relegated to Group II in 1998, where they placed first in their pool of five, and thus advanced back to Group I for 1999.[7]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Belarus v Finland". fedcup.com.
  2. ^ "Hungary v Poland". fedcup.com.
  3. ^ "Belarus v Poland". fedcup.com.
  4. ^ "Hungary v Finland". fedcup.com.
  5. ^ "Belarus v Hungary". fedcup.com.
  6. ^ "Poland v Finland". fedcup.com.
  7. ^ "Fed Cup Profile, Finland". fedcup.com.

External linksEdit