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Tuesday 20th March 2018

Tennis: Czech Republic Eliminated in Federation Cup

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7Dnews London

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 23:07 GMT

The Czech Republic, holding the Federartion Cup tennis and victorious in six of the last eight editions, was eliminated in the first round by Romania, who won 3 to 2 thanks to its victory in the double on Sunday in Ostrava .

Romania will therefore go to France to play the semifinal on April, 20 and 21. 

Romania's Irana Begu and Monica Niculescu defeated Czechs Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Sinlakova 6-7 (2/7), 6-4, 6-4 after a nearly three-hour battle (2h53 min).


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