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2009 Davis Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group II

Countries participating in the 2009 Davis Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group II

The European and African Zone is one of the three zones of regional Davis Cup competition in 2009.

In the European and African Zone there are four different groups in which teams compete against each other to advance to the next group.

Contents

Participating teamsEdit

DrawEdit

  Play-offs
10–12 July
1st round
6–8 March
2nd round
10–12 July
3rd round
18–20 September
                                     
  Vilnius, Lithuania
       Georgia 2  
  Cairo, Egypt      Lithuania 3     Otočec, Slovenia
   Georgia 0          Lithuania 0  
   Egypt 5   Otočec, Slovenia      Slovenia 5  
     Slovenia 5
       Egypt 0     Jūrmala, Latvia
       Slovenia 2
  Jūrmala, Latvia        Latvia 3
       Latvia 5  
  Gödöllő, Hungary      Moldova 0     Plovdiv, Bulgaria
   Moldova 2          Latvia 4
   Hungary 3   Győr, Hungary      Bulgaria 1  
     Hungary 2
       Bulgaria 3  
  Kolding, Denmark
       Denmark 2  
  Lyngby, Denmark      Finland 3     Naantali, Finland
   Denmark 3          Finland 3  
   Montenegro 2   Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, Monaco      Monaco 2  
     Montenegro 0
       Monaco 5     Salo, Finland
       Finland 3
  Algiers, Algeria        Cyprus 2
       Ireland 4  
  Oran, Algeria      Algeria 1     Nicosia, Cyprus
   Algeria 0          Ireland 2
   Portugal 5   Nicosia, Cyprus      Cyprus 3  
     Cyprus 3
       Portugal 2  
  Georgia,   Moldova,   Montenegro, and   Algeria
relegated to Group III in 2010.
  Latvia and   Finland
promoted to Group I in 2010.

First Round MatchesEdit

Georgia vs. LithuaniaEdit

 
Georgia
2
SEB Arena, Vilnius, Lithuania
6–8 March 2009
hard (indoors)
 
Lithuania
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
George Khrikadze
Ričardas Berankis
1
6
3
6
1
6
     
2  
 
Lado Chikhladze
Gvidas Sabeckis
6
4
6
1
6
2
     
3  
 
Lado Chikhladze / Irakli Labadze
Daniel Lencina-Ribes / Gvidas Sabeckis
77
63
6
1
6
2
     
4  
 
Lado Chikhladze
Ričardas Berankis
3
6
4
6
1
6
     
5  
 
Irakli Labadze
Dovydas Šakinis
1
6
2
6
4
6
     

Slovenia vs. EgyptEdit

 
Slovenia
5
Tk Krka Otocec, Otočec, Slovenia
6–8 March 2009
carpet (indoors)
 
Egypt
0
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Grega Žemlja
Sherif Sabry
7
5
78
66
6
2
     
2  
 
Blaž Kavčič
Karim Maamoun
6
0
6
2
6
2
     
3  
 
Andrej Kračman / Grega Žemlja
Karim Maamoun / Sherif Sabry
6
2
6
3
6
3
     
4  
 
Andrej Kračman
Mohamed Safwat
77
64
6
3
       
5  
 
Blaž Kavčič
Mahmoud Ezz
3
6
77
65
6
4
     

Latvia vs. MoldovaEdit

 
Latvia
5
Tennis Centre Lielupe, Jūrmala, Latvia
6–8 March 2009
carpet (indoors)
 
Moldova
0
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Andis Juška
Andrei Gorban
6
4
77
64
6
1
     
2  
 
Deniss Pavlovs
Andrei Ciumac
710
68
6
1
6
4
     
3  
 
Andis Juška / Deniss Pavlovs
Radu Albot / Andrei Ciumac
6
2
6
2
6
2
     
4  
 
Kārlis Lejnieks
Radu Albot
78
66
6
3
       
5  
 
Adrians Zguns
Maxim Dubarenco
6
2
3
6
6
2
     

Hungary vs. BulgariaEdit

 
Hungary
2
Egyetemi Sportcsarnok, Győr, Hungary
6–8 March 2009
Carpet (Indoor)
 
Bulgaria
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Attila Balázs
Todor Enev
2
6
6
4
4
6
4
6
   
2  
 
Adam Kellner
Grigor Dimitrov
65
77
4
6
77
65
65
77
   
3  
 
Kornél Bardóczky / Robert Varga
Grigor Dimitrov / Todor Enev
1
6
6
2
3
6
6
2
6
2
 
4  
 
Attila Balázs
Grigor Dimitrov
62
77
6
3
3
6
6
3
0
6
 
5  
 
Adam Kellner
Tihomir Grozdanov
4
6
6
2
77
63
     

Denmark vs. FinlandEdit

 
Denmark
2
Bramdrupdam Hallerne, Kolding, Denmark
6–8 March 2009
carpet (indoors)
 
Finland
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Martin Pedersen
Jarkko Nieminen
3
6
1
6
3
6
     
2  
 
Frederik Nielsen
Timo Nieminen
2
6
6
4
6
2
6
3
   
3  
 
Frederik Nielsen / Rasmus Norby
Henri Kontinen / Jarkko Nieminen
4
6
4
6
5
7
     
4  
 
Frederik Nielsen
Jarkko Nieminen
1
6
3
6
6
3
7
5
1
6
 
5  
 
Martin Pedersen
Henri Kontinen
6
4
6
4
       

Montenegro vs. MonacoEdit

 
Montenegro
0
Monte Carlo Country Club, Roquebrune Cap Martin, Monaco
6–8 March 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Monaco
5
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Goran Tošić
Jean-René Lisnard
5
7
5
7
6
4
3
6
   
2  
 
Daniel Danilović
Benjamin Balleret
3
6
3
6
3
6
     
3  
 
Daniel Danilović / Goran Tošić
Guillaume Couillard / Jean-René Lisnard
1
6
77
64
3
6
65
77
   
4  
 
Nemanja Kontic
Guillaume Couillard
2
6
1
6
       
5  
 
Goran Tošić
Benjamin Balleret
5
7
4
6
       

Ireland vs. AlgeriaEdit

 
Ireland
4
Office du Complexe Olympique Mohamed Boudiaf, Algiers, Algeria
6–8 March 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Algeria
1
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Kevin Brown
Eddy Chala
64
77
7
5
4
6
4
6
   
2  
 
Conor Niland
Slimane Saoudi
6
3
6
1
6
2
     
3  
 
James McGee / Colin O'Brien
Abdelhak Hameurlaine / Slimane Saoudi
7
5
3
6
64
77
6
2
6
4
 
4  
 
Conor Niland
Eddy Chala
713
611
6
2
6
1
     
5  
 
Colin O'Brien
Ouassel Hared
6
4
6
4
       

Cyprus vs. PortugalEdit

 
Cyprus
3
National Tennis Centre, Nicosia, Cyprus
6–8 March 2009
hard (outdoors)
 
Portugal
2
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Photos Kallias
Frederico Gil
0
6
2
6
1
6
     
2  
 
Marcos Baghdatis
Rui Machado
6
3
7
5
6
4
     
3  
 
Marcos Baghdatis / Photos Kallias
Frederico Gil / Leonardo Tavares
6
4
3
6
4
6
6
3
6
1
 
4  
 
Marcos Baghdatis
Frederico Gil
6
2
7
5
6
2
     
5  
 
Philippos Tsangaridis
João Sousa
3
6
1
6
       

Play-offsEdit

Georgia vs. EgyptEdit

 
Georgia
0
El Gezera Sporting Club, Cairo, Egypt
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Egypt
5
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
George Khrikadze
Karim Maamoun
0
6
0
5
      retired
 
2  
 
Nodar Itonishvili
Sherif Sabry
2
6
4
6
0
6
     
3  
 
Nodar Itonishvili / George Khrikadze
Karim Maamoun / Sherif Sabry
0
6
2
6
1
6
     
4  
 
Nodar Itonishvili
Mohamed Mamoun
1
6
3
6
       
5  
 
Alexander Tavkhelidze
Omar Hedayet
6
1
2
6
2
6
     

Moldova vs. HungaryEdit

 
Moldova
2
Gödöllő Kiskastély, Gödöllő, Hungary
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Hungary
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Radu Albot
Attila Balázs
1
6
4
6
6
4
4
6
   
2  
 
Andrei Gorban
Dénes Lukács
6
4
2
6
7
5
6
1
   
3  
 
Andrei Ciumac / Radu Albot
Róbert Varga / Attila Balázs
3
6
6
4
6
4
5
7
4
6
 
4  
 
Andrei Gorban
Attila Balázs
4
6
0
6
4
6
     
5  
 
Radu Albot
Dénes Lukács
6
3
6
2
       

Denmark vs. MontenegroEdit

 
Denmark
3
Lyngby Tennisklub, Lyngby, Denmark
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Montenegro
2
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Frederik Nielsen
Goran Tošić
7
5
4
6
65
77
4
6
   
2  
 
Martin Pedersen
Daniel Danilović
77
65
6
4
6
1
     
3  
 
Frederik Nielsen / Martin Pedersen
Daniel Danilović / Goran Tošić
2
6
3
6
3
6
     
4  
 
Frederik Nielsen
Daniel Danilović
3
6
6
1
6
2
6
4
   
5  
 
Martin Pedersen
Goran Tošić
6
4
6
3
6
2
     

Algeria vs. PortugalEdit

 
Algeria
0
Office des parc Omnisport Wilaya d'Oran, Oran, Algeria
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Portugal
5
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Valentin Rahmine
Rui Machado
0
6
0
6
0
6
     
2  
 
Abdel-Hak Hameurlaine
Frederico Gil
1
6
2
6
4
6
     
3  
 
Abdel-Hak Hameurlaine / Valentin Rahmine
Frederico Gil / Leonardo Tavares
1
6
2
6
3
6
     
4  
 
Valentin Rahmine
Leonardo Tavares
1
6
0
6
       
5  
 
Sid-Ali Akkal
João Sousa
3
6
0
6
       

Second Round MatchesEdit

Lithuania vs. SloveniaEdit

 
Lithuania
0
TK Krka Otočec, Otočec, Slovenia
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Slovenia
5
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Ričardas Berankis
Grega Žemlja
1
6
4
6
3
6
     
2  
 
Gvidas Sabeckis
Blaž Kavčič
2
6
3
6
1
6
     
3  
 
Ričardas Berankis / Vadim Pinko
Grega Žemlja / Andrej Kračman
63
77
3
6
3
6
     
4  
 
Ričardas Berankis
Janez Semrajc
3
6
5
7
       
5  
 
Dovydas Šakinis
Grega Žemlja
4
6
6
2
1
6
     

Latvia vs. BulgariaEdit

 
Latvia
4
TC Lokomotiv, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Bulgaria
1
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Andis Juška
Tihomir Grozdanov
65
77
6
2
6
3
6
4
   
2  
 
Ernests Gulbis
Todor Enev
7
5
6
2
6
2
     
3  
 
Ernests Gulbis / Deniss Pavlovs
Todor Enev / Ivaylo Traykov
6
4
6
4
6
4
     
4  
 
Adrians Zguns
Tihomir Grozdanov
4
6
3
6
       
5  
 
Andis Juška
Valentin Dimov
6
4
6
4
       

Finland vs. MonacoEdit

 
Finland
3
Kirkkopuiston tenniskentat, Naantali, Finland
10–12 July 2009
clay (outdoors)
 
Monaco
2
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Timo Nieminen
Benjamin Balleret
6
1
6
4
1
6
4
6
4
6
 
2  
 
Henri Kontinen
Guillaume Couillard
4
6
4
6
77
64
77
65
6
2
 
3  
 
Harri Heliövaara / Henri Kontinen
Guillaume Couillard / Benjamin Balleret
3
6
67
79
3
6
     
4  
 
Henri Laaksonen
Clement Morel
7
5
6
2
64
77
2
6
6
3
 
5  
 
Henri Kontinen
Benjamin Balleret
6
3
6
4
6
1
     

Ireland vs. CyprusEdit

 
Ireland
2
National Tennis Center, Nicosia, Cyprus
10–12 July 2009
hard (outdoors)
 
Cyprus
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Louk Sorensen
Marcos Baghdatis
77
65
4
6
6
3
5
7
4
6
 
2  
 
Conor Niland
Photos Kallias
5
7
6
3
5
0
     
retired
3  
 
James McGee / Colin O'Brien
Marcos Baghdatis / Photos Kallias
2
6
7
5
2
6
2
6
   
4  
 
Conor Niland
Marcos Baghdatis
6
4
3
6
1
6
3
6
   
5  
 
Colin O'Brien
Demetrios Leontis
77
62
6
3
       

Third Round MatchesEdit

Slovenia vs. LatviaEdit

 
Slovenia
2
Tennis Centre Lielupe, Jūrmala, Latvia
18–20 September 2009
carpet (indoors)
 
Latvia
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Grega Žemlja
Andis Juška
6
1
6
1
6
4
     
2  
 
Luka Gregorc
Ernests Gulbis
6
4
77
63
4
6
4
6
6
8
 
3  
 
Luka Gregorc / Grega Žemlja
Ernests Gulbis / Deniss Pavlovs
65
77
6
4
6
2
2
6
6
4
 
4  
 
Grega Žemlja
Ernests Gulbis
2
6
6
3
3
6
5
7
   
5  
 
Blaž Kavčič
Andis Juška
3
6
4
6
2
6
     

Finland vs. CyprusEdit

 
Finland
3
Salohalli, Salo, Finland
18–20 September 2009
hard (indoors)
 
Cyprus
2
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Jarkko Nieminen
Photos Kallias
6
2
6
1
6
0
     
2  
 
Henri Kontinen
Marcos Baghdatis
3
6
3
6
2
6
     
3  
 
Henri Kontinen / Jarkko Nieminen
Marcos Baghdatis / Photos Kallias
65
77
1
6
6
2
6
3
7
5
 
4  
 
Jarkko Nieminen
Marcos Baghdatis
5
7
3
6
6
3
4
6
   
5  
 
Henri Kontinen
Photos Kallias
6
0
7
5
6
0
     

External linksEdit