15 Sep Ireland Geared up for Davis Cup World Group II tie against Barbados
Ireland are in preparation for their big tie against Barbados this Friday and Saturday in Davis Cup World Group II which takes place in Garfield Sobers Sports Complex in Barbados.
A win would see the boys in green progress to World Group I playoffs, the most significant achievement of an Irish Davis Cup team in years.
The tie starts on Friday 16th September at 11.00am local time (4.00pm Irish time) with two singles matches, followed by play on Saturday at 10.00am local time starting with doubles, followed by two singles. The official draw took place this morning with matches as follows:
Friday 16th September
Simon Carr vs Matthew Foster Estwick (start time 11.00am)
Followed by Osgar O’hOisin vs Darian King
Saturday 17th September
Conor Gannon & Osgar O’hOisin vs Darian King & Hayden Lewis (start time 10.00am)
Simon Carr vs Darian King
Osgar O’hOisin vs Matthew Foster Estwick
Captain of the team Conor Niland is happy with the team preparation and is aiming for the World Group I playoffs “We have had a really good few days of practice and preparation this week. We are ready to give our all as a team on Friday and Saturday”.
You can follow all the results of the tie here: https://www.daviscup.com/en/draws-results/tie.aspx?id=M-DC-2022-WG2-M-BAR-IRL-01