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Asia/Oceania Group I Play-Off 2nd Round: China at Korean Republic (10-12 July, 2009)

Zirconek
06-25-2009, 05:18 PM
http://www.daviscup.com/ties/tie.asp?tie=100012351

Korean Republic vs China, Asia/Oceania Group I Play-Off 2nd Round

Venue: Chuncheon Tennis Park, Chun-cheon city, Korea, Rep.
Stadium Capacity: 2800
Dates: 10 July - 12 July 2009
Day 1: 1300 hrs (0400 hrs GMT)
Day 2: 1200 hrs (0300 hrs GMT)
Day 3: 1100 hrs (0200 hrs GMT)
Surface: Hard (Plexicushion) - Outdoors
Ball Type: Wilson Australian Open

Head to head: Korean Republic leads China 3-2.
Last meeting: China d. Korean Republic 3-2 in China, Asia/Oceania Group II Final, 2004

Winner of this tie stays at Group I 2010. Loser to play relegation tie (18-20 september) against loser of thailand vs Kazakhstan.
Choice of ground for future rounds: China plays at home; Korean Republic plays Thailand at home and Kazakhstan away.

Blarghman
06-30-2009, 06:09 PM
Korea, Rep.
Hyung-Taik Lee
Kyu-Tae Im
Yong-Kyu Lim
Jae-Min Seol
Captain: Nam-Hoon Kim

Link (http://www.daviscup.com/news/newsarticle.asp?articleid=15972)

No team from China yet, but Korea should probably win regardless.

Nice to see Lee back :D

Labamba
07-09-2009, 11:29 AM
R1 - K.IM (KOR) v. M.GONG (CHN)
R2 - H.LEE (KOR) v. S.ZENG (CHN)
R3 - Y.LIM / J.SEOL (KOR) v. S.ZENG / Z.ZHANG (CHN)
R4 - H.LEE (KOR) v. M.GONG (CHN)
R5 - K.IM (KOR) v. S.ZENG (CHN)

finally Lee is back, don't know why he's been out for so long...

Zirconek
07-10-2009, 12:00 PM
Capitalist Korea leads "communist" China 2-0 after first day.

R1 - K.IM (KOR) def. M.GONG (CHN) 6-3 6-0 6-2
R2 - H.LEE (KOR) def. S.ZENG (CHN) 6-3 6-4 6-2

Blarghman
07-10-2009, 02:45 PM
Korea :yeah:

Expected, of course, but a good showing anyway :)

Zirconek
07-11-2009, 01:39 PM
R3 - S.ZENG / Z.ZHANG (CHN) def. K.IM / H.LEE (KOR) 7-5 3-6 7-6(5) 6-4

China still alive, South Korea leads 2-1.

Blarghman
07-11-2009, 02:50 PM
R3 - S.ZENG / Z.ZHANG (CHN) def. K.IM / H.LEE (KOR) 7-5 3-6 7-6(5) 6-4

China still alive, South Korea leads 2-1.

Lee should surely seal it to start tomorrow, but nice for China to get a point :)

Zirconek
07-12-2009, 06:46 PM
Rain delay.

To be finished on Monday.

gold4278
07-13-2009, 02:24 AM
Lee should surely seal it to start tomorrow, but nice for China to get a point :)

Lee isn't going tomorrow according to the Davis Cup's Website:

R1 - K.IM (KOR) def. M.GONG (CHN)
6-3 6-0 6-2
R2 - H.LEE (KOR) def. S.ZENG (CHN)
6-3 6-4 6-2
R3 - S.ZENG / Z.ZHANG (CHN) def. K.IM / H.LEE (KOR)
7-5 3-6 7-6(5) 6-4
R4 - Y.LIM (KOR) v. Z.ZHANG (CHN)
R5 - K.IM (KOR) v. S.ZENG (CHN)

Zirconek
07-13-2009, 11:48 AM
Monday
R4 - Z.ZHANG (CHN) def. Y.LIM (KOR) 2-6 6-7(0) 6-4 7-6(7) 2-0 - Retired
R5 - K.IM (KOR) def. S.ZENG (CHN) 6-0 6-2 6-3

gold4278
07-13-2009, 02:58 PM
Monday
R4 - Z.ZHANG (CHN) def. Y.LIM (KOR) 2-6 6-7(0) 6-4 7-6(7) 2-0 - Retired
R5 - K.IM (KOR) def. S.ZENG (CHN) 6-0 6-2 6-3

What a poor showing from Zeng...He is usually able to at least be competitive with some of the top players...I was hoping for another comeback victory for the Chinese. Well at least they made a good run at it.