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World Group Nominations

nitsansh
02-25-2005, 01:29 PM
Official nominations for the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group first round ties taking place March 4-6 can be found below.

SLOVAK REPUBLIC v SPAIN
Venue: Bratislava, Slovak Republic (hard – indoors)

Slovak Republic
Dominik Hrbaty
Karol Beck
Michal Mertinak
Kamil Capkovic
Captain: Miloslav Mecir

Spain
Rafael Nadal
Feliciano Lopez
Albert Costa
Fernando Verdasco
Captain: Jordi Arrese

SWITZERLAND v NETHERLANDS
Venue: Fribourg, Switzerland (hard – indoors)

Switzerland
Stanislas Wawrinka
Ivo Heuberger
Marco Chiudinelli
Yves Allegro
Captain: Marc Rosset

Netherlands
Sjeng Schalken
Dennis van Scheppingen
Raemon Sluiter
Peter Wessels
Captain: Tjerk Bogtstra

AUSTRALIA v AUSTRIA
Venue: Sydney, Australia (grass – outdoors)

Australia
Lleyton Hewitt
Wayne Arthurs
Scott Draper
Todd Woodbridge
Captain: John Fitzgerald

Austria
Jurgen Melzer
Alexander Peya
Julian Knowle
Marco Mirnegg
Captain: Thomas Muster

ARGENTINA v CZECH REPUBLIC
Venue: Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay – outdoors)

Argentina
Guillermo Coria
Gaston Gaudio
David Nalbandian
Guillermo Canas
Captain: Alberto Mancini

Czech Republic
Jiri Novak
Tomas Berdych
Jan Hernych
Tomas Zib
Captain: Cyril Suk

RUSSIA v CHILE
Venue: Moscow, Russia (carpet – indoors)

Russia
Marat Safin
Nikolay Davydenko
Mikhail Youzhny
Igor Andreev
Captain: Shamil Tarpischev

Chile
Fernando Gonzalez
Adrian Garcia
Hermes Gamonal
Paul Capdeville
Captain: Sergio Elias

FRANCE v SWEDEN
Venue: Strasbourg, France (clay – indoors)

France
Sebastien Grosjean
Arnaud Clement
Michael Llodra
Paul-Henri Mathieu
Captain: Guy Forget

Sweden
Thomas Johansson
Robin Soderling
Jonas Bjorkman
Simon Aspelin
Captain: Mats Wilander

ROMANIA v BELARUS
Venue: Brasov, Romania (clay – indoors)

Romania
Andrei Pavel
Victor Hanescu
Gabriel Trifu
Razvan Sabau
Captain: Florin Segarceanu

Belarus
Max Mirnyi
Vladimir Voltchkov
Egor Puntus
Aliaksandr Bury (Nomination change: Aliaksei Biassonau withdrawn)
Captain: Andei Biassonau

USA v CROATIA
Carson, CA, USA (hard – outdoors)

USA
Andy Roddick
Andre Agassi
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
Captain: Patrick McEnroe

Croatia
Ivan Ljubicic
Mario Ancic
Roko Karanusic
Zeljko Krajan
Captain: Nikola Pilic

Habsudovafan
02-26-2005, 12:09 PM
No Florin and Horia for Romania???? :confused: :confused: :confused:

CooCooCachoo
02-27-2005, 06:24 PM
Poor Karol Kucera :sad: Still injured :(

Allez Marco & Ivo <---> Raemon

Why are the Austrians bringing Mirnegg?

The Czechs have a great team (for me personally) :D I hope they can beat the Argies :devil:

Allez France & Romania :D
And also Croatia!

Jim Jones
02-27-2005, 09:07 PM
The Czechs are crazy. Ok, Stepanek probably did not want to play but they could have fielded a good doubles player such as Damm or even Captain Suk.