Fed Cup 2012

Fed Cup 2012

 

Fed Cup by BNP Paribas, Europe Africa Zone Group III

BNP PARIBAS Irish Fed Cup Team: Amy Bowtell, Sinead Lohan, Jenny Claffey and Lynsey McCullough

Dates: 16 – 21 April 2012 

Venue: Golf El Solaimaneyah, Giza, Egypt

 

BNP PARIBAS FED CUP PLAY OFFS

IRELAND VS. TUNISIA

20/04/2012

BNP PARIBAS Ireland – 3 : 0 – Kenya

Sinead Lohan vs. Michelle Onyancha

Amy Bowtell vs. Veronica Nabwire Osogo

Lynsey McCullough/Amy Bowtell def. Veronica Nabwire Osogo/Michelle Onyancha 6-0 6-1 

 

19/04/2012

BNP PARIBAS Ireland – 2 : 1 – Armenia

Sinead Lohan def. Anna Movsisyan

Ani Amiraghyan def. Amy Bowtell 6-4 6-4

Amy Bowtell/Jenny Claffey def. Anna Movsisyan/Ani Amiraghyan

 

 

18/04/2012

BNP PARIBAS Ireland – 1 : 2 – Morocco

Fatima El Allami def. Sinead Lohan 6-3 6-4

Nadia Lalami def. Amy Bowtell  7-5 6-1

Lynsey McCullough/Jenny Claffey vs. Fatyha Berjane/Bahia Mouhtassine

17/04/2012

No Matches for Ireland

 

16/04/2012 10:00 (Egypt Time)

BNP PARIBAS  Ireland – 2 : 1- Malta

Amy Bowtell def. Roseann Dimech 6-0 6-2

Sinead Lohan def. Elaine Genovese 6-4 1-6 6-2

Roseann Dimech/Elaine Genovese def. Lynsey McCullough/Jenny Claffey 7-6 4-6 7-5

 

 

 

Europe / Africa Zone Group III Nations

Algeria, Armenia, Cyprus, Egypt, Ireland, Kenya, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Morocco, Namibia, Tunisia

 

Format:

Round-robin basis.

Two (2) pools of six (6) teams Pools A and pool B.

The winner of each pool will play-off against the number two team in the other pool to determine which two (2) teams will advance to the Europe/Africa Zone Group II in 2013. All the remaining nations will play positional play-offs for Nations Ranking purposes.

TWO (2) PROMOTED

The days of play will be Mon 16th April – Sat 21th April

 

 

Ireland: All-time Records at Fed Cup

First year played 1964
Years played 39
Ties played 127 (56 – 71)
Years in World Group 12 (1 – 12)
Most total wins Gina NILAND (34 – 19)
Most singles wins Gina NILAND (22 – 14 )
Most doubles wins Karen NUGENT (16 – 7)
Best doubles team Karen NUGENT Yvonne DOYLE (5 – 1)
Most ties played Gina NILAND (42)
Most years played Gina NILAND (12)

 Pictured is Amy Bowtell of the BNP Paribas Irish Fed Cup Team