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The Brazil Davis Cup team represents Brazil in Davis Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Brazilian Tennis Confederation.

Brazil
Flag of Brazil.svg
CaptainJaime Oncins
ITF ranking19 Steady
ColorsYellow & Blue
First year1932
Years played68
Ties played (W–L)156 (87–69)
Years in
World Group
13 (6–13)
Best finishSF (1992, 2000)
Most total winsThomaz Koch (74–44)
Most singles winsThomaz Koch (46–32)
Most doubles winsThomaz Koch (28–12)
Best doubles teamJosé Edison Mandarino /
Thomaz Koch (23–9)
Most ties playedThomaz Koch (44)
Most years playedThomaz Koch (16)

After nine years, Brazil returned to the World Group in 2013 with a defeat by the United States in the first round. Brazil also played in 2015, losing to Argentina.

Contents

Current team (2018)Edit

HistoryEdit

Brazil competed in its first Davis Cup in 1932.

ResultsEdit

Best resultsEdit

Year Competition Date Location Opponent Score Result
1992 World Group, 1st Round 2–4 February Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Germany 3–1 Won
World Group, Quarterfinals 29–31 March Maceio, Brazil   Italy 3–1 Won
World Group, Semifinals 27–29 September Geneve, Switzerland    Switzerland 0–5 Lost
2000 World Group, 1st Round 6–8 February Florianópolis, Brazil   France 4–1 Won
World Group, Quarterfinals 9–11 April Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Slovakia 3–2 Won
World Group, Semifinals 16–18 July Brisbane, Australia   Australia 0–5 Lost

Recent ResultsEdit

Year Competition Date Location Opponent Score Result
2008 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 8–10 February bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 13–15 April Sorocaba, Brazil   Colombia 4–1 Won
World Group, Playoffs 21–23 September Zadar, Croatia   Croatia 1–4 Lost
2009 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 6–8 March bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 10–12 May Tunja, Colombia   Colombia 4–1 Won
World Group, Playoffs 20–22 September Porto Alegre, Brazil   Ecuador 2–3 Lost
2010 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 5–7 March bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 09–11 May Bauru, Brazil   Uruguay 5–0 Won
World Group Playoffs 19–21 September Chennai, India   India 2–3 Lost
2011 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 4–6 March bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 8–10 Jul Montevideo, Uruguay   Uruguay 5–0 Won
World Group Playoffs 16–18 September Kazan, Russia   Russia 2–3 Lost
2012 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 10–12 February bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 6–8 April São José do Rio Preto, Brazil   Colombia 4–1 Won
World Group Playoffs 14–16 September São José do Rio Preto, Brazil   Russia 5–0 Won
2013 World Group, 1st Round 1–3 February Jacksonville, United States   United States 2-3 Lost
World Group Playoffs 13–15 September Ulm, Germany   Germany 1-4 Lost
2014 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 31–2 February bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 4–6 April Guayaquil, Ecuador   Ecuador 3–1 Won
World Group Playoffs 12–14 September São Paulo, Brazil   Spain 3–1 Won
2015 World Group, 1st Round 6–8 March Buenos Aires, Argentina   Argentina 2–3 Lost
World Group Playoffs 18–20 September Florianópolis, Brazil   Croatia 1–3 Lost
2016 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 4–6 March bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 15–18 July Belo Horizonte, Brazil   Ecuador 3–1 Won
World Group Playoffs 16–18 September Ostend, Belgium   Belgium 0–4 Lost
2017 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 3–5 February bye
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 7–9 April Ambato, Ecuador   Ecuador 5-0 Won
World Group Playoffs 15–17 September Osaka, Japan   Japan 1-3 Lost
2018 Americas Zone, Group I, 1st Round 2–3 February Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic   Dominican Republic 3-2 Won
Americas Zone, Group I, 2nd Round 6-7 April Barranquilla, Colombia   Colombia 2-3 Lost

Former squad membersEdit

Active single players listed in bold and active double players listed also in italic; active player rankings (in parentheses) as of February 22, 2016

Player First Year Played Years Played Number of ties Total W-L Singles W-L Doubles W-L
Tomas Koch (1962) 16 44 74–44 46–32 28–12
José Edison Mandarino (1961) 15 43 68–42 41–31 27–11
Carlos Kirmayr (1971) 14 28 34–22 17–15 17–7
Cássio Motta (1979) 11 27 28–21 13–16 15–5
Jaime Oncins (1991) 11 25 23–14 12–8 11–6
Gustavo Kuerten (1996) 11 23 34–18 21–11 13–7
Luiz Mattar (1986) 9 20 20–18 16–15 4–3
Fernando Meligeni (1993) 10 19 13–16 13–16 0–0
André Sá (1997) 9 18 14–10 4–4 10–6
Carlos Alberto Fernandes (1957) 8 16 25–15 16–10 9–5
Thomaz Bellucci (35) (2007) 10 18 18–13 19–14 1–0
Marcelo Melo (1) (2008) 8 15 13–3 1–0 12–3
Ronald Barnes (1958) 8 14 16–18 1–7 9–5
Bruno Soares (10) (2005) 7 13 13–2 2–0 11–2
Fernando Roese (1982) 8 13 6–9 2–1 4–8
Marcos Hocevar (1978) 5 10 7–9 7–8 0–1
Flávio Saretta (2002) 5 10 10–5 9–5 1–0
Ricardo Mello (2005) 4 10 8–6 8–6 0–0
Luis Felipe Tavares (1966) 7 9 5–7 4–5 1–2
Armando Vieira (1951) 5 9 13–11 10–5 3–6
Nelson Aerts (1984) 3 5 5–2 3–1 2–1
Jose Aguero (1955) 3 5 2–4 2–4 0–0
Marcos Daniel (2004) 5 5 5–2 4–2 1–0
Rogério Dutra (114) (2011) 4 5 6–3 6–3 0–0
Ricardo Acioly (1987) 3 4 1–3 0–0 1–3
Robert Falkenburg (1954) 2 4 3–7 2–4 1–3
Alexandre Simoni (2001) 3 4 2–3 0–2 2–1
Dacio Campos (1985) 1 3 4–2 3–2 1–0
Ney Keller (1979) 1 3 2–1 0–0 2–1
João Souza (211) (2012) 2 3 2–3 2–3 0–0
Danilo Marcelino (1989) 2 3 1–3 0–2 1–1
Roberto Cardozo (1951) 1 2 0–2 0–2 0–0
Fernando Gentil (1976) 2 2 2–0 1–0 1–0
Júlio Góes (1977) 2 2 1–2 1–2 0–0
Ivan Kley (1987) 2 2 0–5 0–4 0–1
Mauro Menezes (1990) 2 2 1–2 0–1 1–1
Ronald Moreira (1955) 1 2 3–2 2–1 1–1

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