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The Croatia Fed Cup team represents Croatia in Fed Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Croatian Tennis Association. They currently compete in the Europe/Africa Zone Group I.

Croatia
Flag of Croatia.svg
CaptainIva Majoli
ITF ranking24 (24 April 2017)
Colorsred & white
First year1992
Years played26
Ties played (W–L)88 (49–39)
Years in
World Group
14 (5–12)
Best finishWorld Group QF (2002)
Most total winsIva Majoli (21–19)
Most singles winsIva Majoli (15–14)
Most doubles winsDarija Jurak (17–8)
Best doubles teamJurak & Konjuh (8–4)
Most ties playedDarija Jurak (26)
Most years playedIva Majoli (11)
Jelena Kostanić Tošić (11)

HistoryEdit

Prior to 1992 see Yugoslavia Fed Cup team

Croatia competed in its first Fed Cup in 1992 and qualified for the first time in World Group in 1993. They reached the Quarterfinals in 2002.

Current teamEdit

The following players were called up for the 2019 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool B matches in February 2019.

Player Singles
WTA Rank
Doubles
WTA Rank
First year
played
Total
Win/Loss
Singles
Win/Loss
Doubles
Win/Loss
Donna Vekić 30 364 2012 9–8 9–7 0–1
Jana Fett 260 436 N/A 0–0 0–0 0–0
Tena Lukas 271 401 2016 6–6 3–4 3–2
Ana Konjuh 551 N/A 2013 17–7 10–4 7–3
Darija Jurak N/A 42 2003 16–7 1–0 15–7

PlayersEdit

Key
Still active for the national team[nb 1]
*
Still playing active tennis
Player W-L
(Total)
W-L
(Singles)
W-L
(Doubles)
Ties Career Years
Ivana Abramović 1–1 0–1 1–0 1 2004 1
Sanja Ančić 1–2 1–1 0–1 2 2006–2007 2
Ana Biškić 0–2 0–1 0–1 1 2018– 1
Lea Bošković 2–1 2–1 0–0 3 2018– 1
Nadin Ercegović 14–6 9–4 5–2 16 1992–1995 4
Jana Fett 1–3 0–3 1–0 4 2019– 1
Darija Jurak 18–8 1–0 17–8 26 2003– 9
Ana Konjuh 19–9 11–5 8–4 18 2013– 5
Jelena Kostanić 19–20 12–13 7–7 21 1998–2010 11
Dora Krstulović 0–1 0–0 0–1 1 1998 1
Ivana Lisjak 2–5 0–5 2–0 4 2004–2007 3
Mirjana Lučić * 14–3 12–1 2–2 9 1996–1998 3
Tena Lukas 6–7 3–5 3–2 9 2016– 4
Iva Majoli 21–19 15–14 6–5 22 1993–2004 11
Sanda Mamić 2–5 1–4 1–1 6 2001–2009 3
Petra Martić * 8–9 6–5 2–4 13 2008–2014 5
Gorana Matić 2–2 0–1 2–1 4 1992 1
Matea Mezak 4–4 1–2 3–2 6 2001–2006 4
Ani Mijačika * 4–5 2–2 2–3 7 2011–2012 2
Tereza Mrdeža * 5–4 1–3 4–1 7 2012–2014 3
Maja Murić 14–6 1–1 13–5 18 1992–1997 5
Silvia Njirić * 1–8 1–3 0–5 7 2010–2016 3
Nika Ožegović 2–5 2–4 0–1 4 2005–2008 3
Maja Palaveršić 6–2 6–2 0–0 8 1992–1995 2
Jelena Pandžić 0–2 0–2 0–0 2 2011 1
Karolina Šprem 9–7 6–5 3–2 9 2001–2006 6
Silvija Talaja 12–12 7–5 5–7 16 1993–2003 6
Ajla Tomljanović * 4–7 3–3 1–4 8 2010–2011 2
Donna Vekić 11–8 11–7 0–1 18 2012– 6
Ana Vrljić * 4–3 2–1 2–2 5 2007–2015 4

ManagersEdit

Name Tenure Ties Won Lost Win % Best Result
  Sabrina Goleš 1992–1993 12 10 2 83.3 1993 World Group
  Branimir Horvat 1994 1 0 1 0 1994 World Group
  Vjeran Friščić 1995–1999 14 9 5 64.3 1999 World Group
  Saša Hiršzon 2000 3 0 3 0 2000 World Group
  Goran Prpić 2001–2011 27 11 16 40.7 2002 Quarterfinals
  Iva Majoli 2012–present 31 19 12 61.3 2013 E/A Zone Group I – Play-offs
Totals 88 49 39 55.7

Recent performancesEdit

Here is the list of all match-ups since 1992, when Croatia started competing as a separate nation.

1990sEdit

2000sEdit

2010sEdit

Year Competition Date Location Opponent Score Result
2010 2010 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool B 3 Feb Lisbon (POR)   Portugal 2–1 Win
4 Feb Lisbon (POR)   Romania 1–2 Loss
5 Feb Lisbon (POR)    Switzerland 0–3 Loss
2010 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (9th) 6 Feb Lisbon (POR)   Belarus 1–2 Loss
2011 2011 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool C 2 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Greece 0–3 Loss
3 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Belarus 0–3 Loss
4 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Austria 3–0 Win
2011 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (5th) 5 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Great Britain 0–2 Loss
2012 2012 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool D 1 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Romania 1–2 Loss
2 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Poland 0–3 Loss
3 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Luxembourg 2–1 Win
2012 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (9th) 5 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Bosnia and Herzegovina 2–0 Win
2013 2013 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool A 6 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Austria 2–1 Win
7 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Georgia 3–0 Win
8 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Belarus 3–0 Win
2013 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (promotional) 9 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Poland 1–2 Loss
2014 2014 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool A 4 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Netherlands 0–3 Loss
5 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Luxembourg 3–0 Win
7 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Belgium 0–3 Loss
2014 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (9th) 9 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Turkey 2–1 Win
2015 2015 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool D 4 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Israel 3–0 Win
5 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Latvia 2–1 Win
6 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Belgium 2–1 Win
2015 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (promotional) 7 Feb Budapest (HUN)   Serbia 0–2 Loss
2016 2016 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool C 3 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Estonia 2–1 Win
4 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Turkey 2–1 Win
5 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Israel 1–2 Loss
2016 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (5th) 6 Feb Eilat (ISR)   Portugal 2–0 Win
2017 2017 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool B 8 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Bosnia and Herzegovina 3–0 Win
10 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Hungary 2–1 Win
2017 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (promotional) 11 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Great Britain 1–2 Loss
2018 2018 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool C 7 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Slovenia 2–1 Win
8 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Sweden 2–1 Win
9 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Hungary 0–3 Loss
2018 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (5th) 10 Feb Tallinn (EST)   Estonia 1–2 Loss
2019 2019 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Pool B 6 Feb Bath (UK)   Turkey 2–1 Win
7 Feb Bath (UK)   Georgia 2–1 Win
8 Feb Bath (UK)   Serbia 1–2 Loss
2019 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I – Play-offs (5th) 9 Feb Bath (UK)   Hungary 0–2 Loss

StatisticsEdit

Since 1992 (Last updated: Croatia - Hungary ; 9 February 2019)

Record
  • Champion: 0 times
  • Runner-up: 0 times
  • Lost in Semifinals: 0 times
  • Lost in Quarterfinals: 1 time
  • Lost in First Round: 6 times (including Pool Stage in 2000)
  • Not in World Group: 13 times
  • Total: 49–39 (55.7%)

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Players considered active are the ones who have been called up for the national team in the last 12 months.

External linksEdit