2010 Davis Cup World Group Play-offs

The World Group Play-offs were the main play-offs of 2010 Davis Cup. Winners advanced to the World Group, and loser were relegated in the Zonal Regions I.

TeamsEdit

Bold indicates team has qualified for the 2012 Davis Cup World Group.

ResultsEdit

Home team Score Visiting team Location Venue Door Surface
  Colombia 1–3   United States Bogotá Plaza de Toros la Santamaria Outdoor Clay
  Israel 2–3   Austria Tel Aviv Nokia Arena Indoor Hard
  Germany 5–0   South Africa Stuttgart TC Weissenhof Outdoor Clay
  Sweden 3–2   Italy Lidköping Sparbanken Lidköping Arena Indoor Hard
  India 3–2   Brazil Santiago Estadio Nacional Outdoor Hard
  Australia 2–3   Belgium North Cairns Cairns Regional Tennis Centre Outdoor Hard
  Kazakhstan 5–0    Switzerland Astana National Tennis Centre Indoor Hard
  Romania 5–0   Ecuador Bucharest Centrul Naţional de Tenis Outdoor Clay

Playoff resultsEdit

Colombia vs. United StatesEdit

 
Colombia
1
Plaza de Toros la Santamaria, Bogotá, Colombia[1]
17–19 September 2010
Clay
 
United States
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Alejandro Falla
Mardy Fish
6
4
1
6
4
6
6
3
4
6
 
2  
 
Santiago Giraldo
Sam Querrey
6
2
6
4
7
5
     
3  
 
Robert Farah / Carlos Salamanca
Mardy Fish / John Isner
4
6
4
6
77
65
3
6
   
4  
 
Santiago Giraldo
Mardy Fish
6
3
3
6
5
7
6
4
6
8
 
5  
 
Carlos Salamanca
Ryan Harrison
          not
played

Israel vs. AustriaEdit

 
Israel
2
Nokia Arena, Tel Aviv, Israel[2]
16–19 September 2010
Hard (i)
 
Austria
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Dudi Sela
Andreas Haider-Maurer
6
4
6
1
6
3
     
2  
 
Harel Levy
Jürgen Melzer
4
6
3
6
3
6
     
3  
 
Jonathan Erlich / Andy Ram
Jürgen Melzer / Alexander Peya
77
62
6
4
6
4
     
4  
 
Dudi Sela
Jürgen Melzer
4
6
0
6
3
6
     
5  
 
Harel Levy
Martin Fischer
6
2
3
6
0
6
3
6
   

Germany vs. South AfricaEdit

 
Germany
5
TC Weissenhof, Stuttgart, Germany[3]
17–19 September 2010
Clay
 
South Africa
0
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Philipp Kohlschreiber
Rik de Voest
6
4
6
4
6
4
     
2  
 
Florian Mayer
Izak van der Merwe
6
3
3
6
6
1
78
66
   
3  
 
Andreas Beck / Christopher Kas
Rik de Voest / Wesley Moodie
6
4
3
6
6
3
6
4
   
4  
 
Andreas Beck
Izak van der Merwe
7
5
6
2
       
5  
 
Florian Mayer
Rik de Voest
6
3
68
710
6
2
     

Sweden vs. ItalyEdit

 
Sweden
3
Sparbanken Lidköping Arena, Lidköping, Sweden[4]
17–19 September 2010
Hard (i)
 
Italy
2
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Andreas Vinciguerra
Potito Starace
2
6
2
6
2
6
     
2  
 
Robin Söderling
Fabio Fognini
6
1
6
3
6
2
     
3  
 
Simon Aspelin / Robert Lindstedt
Simone Bolelli / Potito Starace
5
7
60
77
77
64
6
3
7
5
 
4  
 
Robin Söderling
Simone Bolelli
6
3
6
3
6
3
     
5  
 
Andreas Vinciguerra
Fabio Fognini
1
6
3
6
       

India vs. BrazilEdit

 
India
3
SDAT Tennis Stadium, Chennai, India[5]
17–19 September 2010
Hard
 
Brazil
2
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Rohan Bopanna
Thomaz Bellucci
77
62
67
79
5
7
6
4
8
10
 
2  
 
Somdev Devvarman
Ricardo Mello
6
4
2
6
77
63
2
6
4
6
 
3  
 
Mahesh Bhupathi / Leander Paes
Marcelo Melo / Bruno Soares
6
4
77
65
6
1
     
4  
 
Somdev Devvarman
Thomaz Bellucci
77
63
4
0
       
retired
5  
 
Rohan Bopanna
Ricardo Mello
6
3
77
62
6
3
     

Australia vs. BelgiumEdit

 
Australia
2
Cairns Regional Tennis Centre, North Cairns, Australia[6]
17–20 September 2010
Hard
 
Belgium
3
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Lleyton Hewitt
Ruben Bemelmans
77
64
7
5
2
6
6
4
   
2  
 
Carsten Ball
Olivier Rochus
4
6
4
6
65
77
     
3  
 
Paul Hanley / Lleyton Hewitt
Ruben Bemelmans / Olivier Rochus
6
1
6
2
6
4
     
4  
 
Peter Luczak
Olivier Rochus
68
710
4
6
77
60
62
77
   
5  
 
Carsten Ball
Steve Darcis
64
77
3
6
4
6
     

Rain stopped play on the third day: only 51 minutes of play were held in rubber 4 in which Peter Luczak and Olivier Rochus won 4 games each in the first set. The remainder of Rubber 4 and Rubber 5 continued on 20 September 2010.

Kazakhstan vs. SwitzerlandEdit

 
Kazakhstan
5
National Tennis Centre, Astana, Kazakhstan[7]
17–19 September 2010
Hard (i)
 
Switzerland
0
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Andrey Golubev
Marco Chiudinelli
6
4
6
4
6
4
     
2  
 
Mikhail Kukushkin
Stanislas Wawrinka
3
6
6
1
6
4
1
6
6
3
 
3  
 
Andrey Golubev / Yuri Schukin
Yves Allegro / Stanislas Wawrinka
6
4
6
3
6
3
     
4  
 
Andrey Golubev
Michael Lammer
6
3
6
2
       
5  
 
Mikhail Kukushkin
Marco Chiudinelli
6
2
6
4
       

Romania vs. EcuadorEdit

 
Romania
5
Centrul Naţional de Tenis, Bucharest, Romania[8]
17–19 September 2010
Clay
 
Ecuador
0
1 2 3 4 5
1  
 
Victor Hănescu
Iván Endara
6
2
6
2
6
2
     
2  
 
Adrian Ungur
Giovanni Lapentti
62
77
4
6
6
3
6
4
6
1
 
3  
 
Victor Hănescu / Horia Tecău
Iván Endara / Giovanni Lapentti
6
2
6
2
6
2
     
4  
 
Victor Crivoi
Giovanni Lapentti
6
2
6
4
       
5  
 
Adrian Ungur
Emilio Gómez
6
3
6
4
       


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Colombia v United States". daviscup.com.
  2. ^ "Israel v Austria". daviscup.com.
  3. ^ "Germany v South Africa". daviscup.com.
  4. ^ "Sweden v Italy". daviscup.com.
  5. ^ "India v Brazil". daviscup.com.
  6. ^ "Australia v Belgium". daviscup.com.
  7. ^ "Kazakhstan v Switzerland". daviscup.com.
  8. ^ "Romania v Ecuador". daviscup.com.