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Asia/Oceania Zone Group I 2010 1st round: Philippines at Japan (March 5-7, 2010)

Zirconek
02-25-2010, 06:41 PM
http://www.daviscup.com/ties/tie.asp?tie=100014451
Namihaya Dome, Osaka
Stadium Capacity: 2,000
05 March - 07 March 2010
Day 1: 1200 hrs (0300 hrs GMT)
Day 2: 1300 hrs (0400 hrs GMT)
Day 3: 1100 hrs (0200 hrs GMT)
Surface: Hard (Taraflex) - Indoors
Ball Type: Dunlop Fort

Ticket information:
1st Category:
Friday & Sunday - Yen4500
Saturday - Yen4000

2nd Category:
Friday & Sunday - Yen3500
Saturday - Yen3000

3rd Category:
Friday & Sunday - Yen4000/2500
Saturday - Yen3500/2000

Youth:
Friday & Sunday - Yen1500
Saturday - Yen1000



Tel: +81 6 6459 3783
Website: http://www.ota-office.org

Japan leads Philippines 16-9

Last meeting:
Asia/Oceania Group I 2008 1st Round
Japan d. Philippines 5-0 in Philippines

Team Nominations

Japan
Tatsuma Ito
Go Soeda
Takao Suzuki
Hiroki Kondo
Captain: Eiji Takeuchi

Philippines
Cecil Mamiit
Treat Conrad Huey
Johnny Arcilla
Francis Casey Alcantara
Captain: Chris Cuarto

Zirconek
02-25-2010, 08:53 PM
Slight chance of an upset here.

Zirconek
03-05-2010, 08:42 AM
Tatsuma Ito d. Treat Conrad Huey 3-6 6-3 6-4 3-6 6-4

Zirconek
03-05-2010, 11:19 AM
Go Soeda d. Cecil Mamiit 6-7(4) 6-3 6-3 6-3

Zirconek
03-06-2010, 12:28 PM
Saturday, doubles

Matsui/Suzuki d. Huey/Mamiit 6-4 6-4 6-3


I was expecting a closer match in doubles

Japan wins the tie, leads 3-0

Japan plays Australia away (May 07-09) for a place in World Group Play-Offs (September 17-19).

Philippines plays Chinese Taipei away (July 09-11) in 1st round play-off, loser of this tie has another chance to stay in group I for next year in relegation tie (September 17-19)