Tennis: Fed Cup results

PARIS, April 17, 2011 (AFP) - Results on Sunday in the Fed Cup women's team tournament:

World Group I semi-finals

Russia 3 Italy 0

Vera Zvonareva (RUS) bt Roberta Vinci (ITA) 6-4, 6-2

Saturday

Vera Zvonareva (RUS) bt Sara Errani (ITA) 6-0, 6-2

Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) bt Roberta Vinci (ITA) 6-2, 6-7 (4/7), 6-1


Belgium 1 Czech Republic 1

Saturday

Petra Kvitova (CZE) bt Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 6-2, 7-6 (7/4)

Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) bt Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova (CZE) 6-4, 6-4


World Group I play-offs (winners into Group I, losers in Group II)

Germany 3 United States 0

Andrea Petkovic (GER) bt Melanie Oudin (USA) 6-2, 6-3

Saturday

Andrea Petkovic (GER) bt Christina McHale (USA) 6-3, 6-4

Julia Goerges (GER) bt Melanie Oudin (USA) 6-2, 7-6 (7/5)


Spain 2 France 1

Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (ESP) bt Aravane Rezai (FRA) 6-1, 6-4

Saturday

Maria Jose Martinez (ESP) bt Virginie Razzano (FRA) 6-2, 6-4

Aravane Rezai (FRA) bt Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) 7-5, 6-7, 6-2


Slovakia 2 Serbia 1

Sominika Cibulkova (SVK) bt Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 6-4, 3-3 retired

Saturday

Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) bt Bojana Jovanovski (SRB) 4-6, 6-3, 6-1

Ana Ivanovic (SRB) bt Daniela Hantucheva (SVK) 6-2, 6-4


Australia 2 Ukraine 3

Singles

Jarmila Groth (AUS) bt Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 6-1 6-3

Olga Savchuk (UKR) bt Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (14-12)

Doubles

Savchuk/Tsurenko (UKR) bt Groth/Rodionova (AUS) 0-6 7-6 (7-3) 6-3

Saturday

Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) bt Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) 6-1, 6-4

Jarmila Groth (AUS) bt Olga Savchuk (UKR) 6-1, 6-1


World Group II play-offs (winners into Group II, losers into Zone Group I

Belarus 4 Estonia 0


Japan v Argentina

(Postponed until July 16-17 following Japan earthquake)


Slovenia 2 Canada 1


Switzerland 3 Sweden 0

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