2014 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone

The Europe/Africa Zone was one of three zones of regional competition in the 2014 Fed Cup.

Group IEdit

The sixteen teams were divided into four pools of four teams. The four pool winners took part in play-offs to determine the two nations advancing to the World Group II Play-offs. The nations finishing last in their pools took part in relegation play-offs, with the two losing nations being relegated to Group II for 2015.

PoolsEdit

Pool A NED BEL CRO LUX
1   Netherlands (3–0) 3–0 3–0 3–0
2   Belgium (2–1) 0–3 3–0 3–0
3   Croatia (1–2) 0–3 0–3 3–0
4   Luxembourg (0–3) 0–3 0–3 0–3
Pool B ROU HUN GBR LAT
1   Romania (3–0) 2–1 2–1 2–1
2   Hungary (2–1) 1–2 2–1 2–1
3   Great Britain (1–2) 1–2 1–2 2–1
4   Latvia (0–3) 1–2 1–2 1–2
Pool C UKR ISR AUT SLO
1   Ukraine (3–0) 3–0 2–1 3–0
2   Israel (2–1) 0–3 2–1 2–1
3   Austria (1–2) 1–2 1–2 3–0
4   Slovenia (0–3) 0–3 1–2 0–3
Pool D BLR POR TUR BUL
1   Belarus (3–0) 3–0 3–0 2–1
2   Portugal (2–1) 0–3 2–1 2–1
3   Turkey (1–2) 0–3 1–2 2–1
4   Bulgaria (0–3) 1–2 1–2 1–2

Play-offsEdit

Placing A Team Score D Team
Promotional   Netherlands 2–0   Belarus
5th–8th   Belgium 2–1   Portugal
9th–12th   Croatia 2–1   Turkey
Relegation   Luxembourg 0–2   Bulgaria
Placing B Team Score C Team
Promotional   Romania 2–0   Ukraine
5th–8th   Hungary 2–1   Israel
9th–12th   Great Britain 2–0   Austria
Relegation   Latvia 2–0   Slovenia

Group IIEdit

  • Venue: Šiauliai Tennis School, Šiauliai, Lithuania (indoor hard)
  • Dates: 16–19 April

The eight teams were divided into two pools of four teams. The two nations placing first and second took part in play-offs to determine the two nations advancing to Group I. The nations finished last in their pools took part in relegation play-offs, with the two losing nations being relegated to Group III for 2015.

PoolsEdit

Pool A LIE FIN LIT MNE
1   Liechtenstein (3–0) 2–1 2–1 3–0
2   Finland (2–1) 1–2 2–1 3–0
3   Lithuania (1–2) 1–2 1–2 3–0
4   Montenegro (0–3) 0–3 0–3 0–3
Pool B GEO BIH RSA EGY
1   Georgia (3–0) 3–0 2–1 3–0
2   Bosnia and Herzegovina (2–1) 0–3 2–1 2–1
3   South Africa (1–2) 1–2 1–2 3–0
4   Egypt (0–3) 0–3 1–2 0–3

Play-offsEdit

Placing A Team Score B Team
Promotional   Liechtenstein 2–0   Bosnia and Herzegovina
Promotional   Finland 1–2   Georgia
Relegation   Lithuania 1–2   Egypt
Relegation   Montenegro 0–3   South Africa

Group IIIEdit

  • Venue: Tere Tennis Center, Tallinn, Estonia (indoor hard)
  • Dates: 5–8 February

The twelve teams were divided into four pools of three teams. The four pool winners took part in play-offs to determine the two nations advancing to Group II for 2015.

PoolsEdit

Pool A EST NAM ARM
1   Estonia (2–0) 3–0 3–0
2   Namibia (1–1) 0–3 2–1
3   Armenia (0–2) 0–3 1–2
Pool B GRE MDA CYP
1   Greece (2–0) 2–1 3–0
2   Moldova (1–1) 1–2 3–0
3   Cyprus (0–2) 0–3 0–3
Pool C DEN NOR MAD
1   Denmark (2–0) 2–1 3–0
2   Norway (1–1) 1–2 2–1
3   Madagascar (0–2) 0–3 1–2
Pool D IRL MLT ISL
1   Ireland (2–0) 2–1 3–0
2   Malta (1–1) 1–2 3–0
3   Iceland (0–2) 0–3 0–3

Play-offsEdit

Placing A Team Score C Team
Promotional   Estonia 2–0   Denmark
5th–8th   Namibia 0–3   Norway
9th–12th   Armenia 1–2   Madagascar
Placing B Team Score D Team
Promotional   Greece 1–2   Ireland
5th–8th   Moldova 3–0   Malta
9th–12th   Cyprus 3–0   Iceland
  •   Estonia and   Ireland advanced to Europe/Africa Group II in 2015.

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