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The 2001 Davis Cup was the 90th edition of the most important tournament between nations in men's tennis. A record total of 139 nations participated in the tournament. In the final, France defeated Australia at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia, on 30 November - 2 December, giving France their 9th title, despite not playing a single match on home soil.[1]

2001 Davis Cup
Details
Duration9 February – 2 December
Edition90th
Champion
Winning Nation France
2000
2002

World GroupEdit

Participating Teams
 
Australia
 
Belgium
 
Brazil
 
Czech Republic
 
Ecuador
 
France
 
Germany
 
Romania
 
Morocco
 
Netherlands
 
Russia
 
Slovakia
 
Spain
 
Sweden
 
Switzerland
 
United States

DrawEdit

  First round
9-11 February
Quarterfinals
6-8 April
Semifinals
21-23 September
Final
30 November-2 December
                                     
Perth, Australia (grass)
S    Australia 4  
Florianópolis, Brazil (clay)
   Ecuador 1  
  S    Australia 3  
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (clay)
  S    Brazil 1  
S    Brazil 4
Sydney, Australia (hard)
   Morocco 1  
  S    Australia 4  
Helsingborg, Sweden (indoor carpet)
  S    Sweden 1  
S    Sweden 3  
Malmö, Sweden (indoor hard)
   Czech Republic 2  
  S    Sweden 4
Bratislava, Slovakia (indoor hard)
  S    Russia 1  
S    Russia 3
Melbourne, Australia (grass)
   Slovakia 2  
  S    Australia 2
Ghent, Belgium (indoor clay)
  S    France 3
   Belgium 0  
Neuchâtel, Switzerland (indoor carpet)
S    France 5  
  S    France 3
Basel, Switzerland (indoor hard)
      Switzerland 2  
    Switzerland 3
Rotterdam, Netherlands (indoor carpet)
S    United States 2  
  S    France 3
Braunschweig, Germany (indoor carpet)
     Netherlands 2  
   Romania 2  
's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands (indoor carpet)
S    Germany 3  
  S    Germany 1
Eindhoven, Netherlands (indoor carpet)
     Netherlands 4  
   Netherlands 4
S    Spain 1  

FinalEdit

 
Australia
2
Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia[2]
30 November - 2 December 2001
Grass
 
France
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Lleyton Hewitt
Nicolas Escudé
6
4
3
6
6
3
3
6
4
6
 
2  
 
Patrick Rafter
Sébastien Grosjean
6
3
78
66
7
5
     
3  
 
Lleyton Hewitt / Patrick Rafter
Cédric Pioline / Fabrice Santoro
6
2
3
6
65
77
1
6
   
4  
 
Lleyton Hewitt
Sébastien Grosjean
6
3
6
2
6
3
     
5  
 
Wayne Arthurs
Nicolas Escudé
63
77
77
65
3
6
3
6
   

World Group Qualifying RoundEdit

Date: 21-23 September

Venue Home Team Score Visiting Team
Córdoba, Argentina (clay)   Argentina 5-0   Belarus
Liège, Belgium (indoor carpet)   Belgium 2-3   Morocco
Prostějov, Czech Republic (indoor carpet)   Czech Republic 3-2   Romania
Guayaquil, Ecuador (clay)   Ecuador 1-4   Great Britain
Rome, Italy (clay)   Italy 2-3   Croatia
Prešov, Slovakia (indoor carpet)   Slovakia 3-2   Chile
Albacete, Spain (clay)   Spain 4-0   Uzbekistan
Winston-Salem, NC, USA (indoor hard)   United States 4-1   India
  • Argentina, Croatia, and Great Britain promoted to World Group in 2002.
  • Czech Republic, Morocco, Slovakia, Spain, and United States remain in World Group in 2002.
  • Belarus (EA), Chile (AMN), Italy (EA), India (AO), and Uzbekistan (AO) remain in Group I in 2002.
  • Belgium (EA), Ecuador (AMN), and Romania (EA) relegated to Group I in 2002.

Americas ZoneEdit

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Group IIIEdit

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Group IVEdit

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Asia/Oceania ZoneEdit

Group IEdit

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Group IIEdit

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Group IIIEdit

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Group IVEdit

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Europe/Africa ZoneEdit

Group IEdit

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Group IIEdit

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Group IIIEdit

Venue IEdit

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Venue IIEdit

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Group IVEdit

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Venue IIEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Davis Cup - Draws & Results". www.daviscup.com.
  2. ^ "Australia v France". daviscup.com.