1998 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool B

Group B of the 1998 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I was one of four pools in the Europe/Africa Zone Group I of the 1998 Fed Cup. Four teams competed in a round robin competition, with the top two teams advancing to the knockout stage.

  Poland POL Portugal POR United Kingdom GBR Madagascar MAD RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
 Poland 2–1 2–1 3–0 3–0 14–6 109–58 1
 Portugal 1–2 2–1 2–1 2–1 11–10 95–91 2
 Great Britain 1–2 1–2 3–0 1–2 12–9 102–94 3
 Madagascar 0–3 1–2 0–3 0–3 4–16 48–111 4

Poland vs. MadagascarEdit

 
Poland
3
La Manga Club, Murcia, Spain
14 April 1998
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Madagascar
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Aleksandra Olsza
Natacha Randriantefy
6
2
4
6
6
1
 
2  
 
Magdalena Grzybowska
Aina Rafolomanantsiatosika
6
0
6
1
   
3  
 
Aleksandra Olsza / Katarzyna Teodorowicz-Lisowska
Aina Rafolomanantsiatosika / Mirina Rajaoarisoa
6
0
6
0
   

[1]

Portugal vs. Great BritainEdit

 
Portugal
2
La Manga Club, Murcia, Spain
14 April 1998
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Great Britain
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Ana Catarina Nogueira
Louise Latimer
65
77
66
78
   
2  
 
Sofia Prazeres
Karen Cross
2
6
6
2
6
4
 
3  
 
Ana Catarina Nogueira / Sofia Prazeres
Julie Pullin / Lorna Woodroffe
2
6
6
2
6
4
 

[2]

Poland vs. Great BritainEdit

 
Poland
2
La Manga Club, Murcia, Spain
15 April 1998
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Great Britain
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Aleksandra Olsza
Louise Latimer
77
65
6
0
   
2  
 
Magdalena Grzybowska
Karen Cross
6
1
6
2
   
3  
 
Aleksandra Olsza / Sylwia Rynarzewska
Julie Pullin / Lorna Woodroffe
67
79
3
6
   

[3]

Portugal vs. MadagascarEdit

 
Portugal
2
La Manga Club, Murcia, Spain
15 April 1998
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Madagascar
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Ana Catarina Nogueira
Natacha Randriantefy
4
6
3
6
   
2  
 
Sofia Prazeres
Aina Rafolomanantsiatosika
6
2
6
0
   
3  
 
Ana Catarina Nogueira / Sofia Prazeres
Mirina Rajaoarisoa / Natacha Randriantefy
6
2
6
0
   

[4]

Poland vs. PortugalEdit

 
Poland
2
La Manga Club, Murcia, Spain
16 April 1998
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Portugal
1
1 2 3
1  
 
Aleksandra Olsza
Cristina Correia
6
2
3
6
6
2
 
2  
 
Magdalena Grzybowska
Sofia Prazeres
2
6
62
77
   
3  
 
Magdalena Grzybowska / Aleksandra Olsza
Cristina Correia / Ana Catarina Nogueira
6
1
6
2
   

[5]

Great Britain vs. MadagascarEdit

 
Great Britain
3
La Manga Club, Murcia, Spain
16 April 1998
Red clay (outdoors)
 
Madagascar
0
1 2 3
1  
 
Louise Latimer
Natacha Randriantefy
6
4
4
6
6
3
 
2  
 
Karen Cross
Faratiana Rasoarilalao
6
1
6
3
   
3  
 
Louise Latimer / Julie Pullin
Aina Rafolomanantsiatosika / Natacha Randriantefy
6
3
6
2
   

[6]

  •   Madagascar failed to win any ties in the pool, and thus was relegated to Group II in 1999, where they placed third in their pool of five.[7]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Poland v Madagascar". fedcup.com.
  2. ^ "Portugal v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  3. ^ "Poland v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  4. ^ "Portugal v Madagascar". fedcup.com.
  5. ^ "Poland v Portugal". fedcup.com.
  6. ^ "Great Britain v Madagascar". fedcup.com.
  7. ^ "Fed Cup Profile, Madagascar". fedcup.com.

External linksEdit