04 May Norway overcome Ireland 2-1 at Fed Cup
Norway overcome Ireland 2-1 at Fed Cup
Representing Ireland at Fed Cup in Egypt this week are Julia Moriarty, Amy Bowtell, Lynsey McCullough and Sinead Lohan with non-playing captian Pat Crowe. Ireland had a 3-0 win over Moldova on Monday at Smash Tennis Academy in Cairo but were overcome 2-1 by Norway yesterday.
Latest Results are as follows:
Norway 2 – 1 Ireland
R1 A. Bowtell def. E. Flood 6-2 6-2 .
R2 U. Eikeri def. J. Moriarty 6-4 6-1 .
R3 U. Eikeri/C. Rohde-Moe def. 6-1 6-1 L. McCullough/A. Bowtell
Ireland 3 – 0 Moldova
R1 A. Bowtell def. D. Ciobanu 6-0 6-2 .
R2 J. Moriarty def. J. Helbet 7-6(3) 6-4 .
R3 L. McCullough/ J. Moriarty def. D. Ciobanu/A. Soltanici 6-3 6-2
Ireland will face Egypt today in Cairo. Representing Egypt are Magy Aziz, Menna El Nagdy, Mai El Kamash, Mayar Sheriff, Nael Zaki (captain)