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1948 Davis Cup

1948 Davis Cup
Details
Edition 37th
Achievements
1947
1949

The 1948 Davis Cup was the 37th edition of the most important tournament between national teams in men's tennis. 29 teams would enter the competition, 25 in the Europe Zone, and 4 in the Americas Zone. Pakistan and Turkey made their first appearances in the competition.

Australia defeated Mexico in the Americas Zone, and Czechoslovakia defeated Sweden in the Europe Zone. Australia defeated Czechoslovakia in the Inter-Zonal play-off, but fell to defending champions the United States in the Challenge Round. The final was played at the West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills, NY, United States on 4-6 September.

Americas Zone

Draw

  1st Round
July
Final
6-8 August
                 
  Havana, Cuba
   23x15px Australia 5  
   23x15px Cuba 0     Mexico City, Mexico (clay)
     23x15px Australia 4
Montreal, Canada (grass)    23x15px Mexico 1
   23x15px Canada 1
   23x15px Mexico 4  

Final

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Mexico
1
Centro Deportivo Chapultepec, Mexico City, Mexico
6 August - 8 August 1948
clay
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Australia
4
1 2 3 4 5
1 23x15px
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Armando Vega
Bill Sidwell
6
2
6
8
6
3
4
6
5
7
 
2 23x15px
23x15px
Gustavo Palafox
Adrian Quist
4
6
1
6
4
6
     
3 23x15px
23x15px
Gustavo Palafox / Armando Vega
Geoffrey Brown / Colin Long
0
6
2
6
2
6
     
4 23x15px
23x15px
Armando Vega
Adrian Quist
9
7
6
4
6
2
     
5 23x15px
23x15px
Francisco Guerrero-Arcocha
Bill Sidwell
1
6
4
6
2
6
     

Europe Zone

Draw

1st round
22 April-5 May
  2nd round
6-17 May
  Quarterfinals
10-13 June
  Semifinals
9-11 July
  Final
27-29 July
 23x15px Netherlands     Scheveningen, Netherlands (clay)
 bye      23x15px Netherlands 5  
 23x15px Portugal    23x15px Portugal 0     Birmingham, England (grass)
 bye        23x15px Netherlands 1  
 23x15px Norway     Oslo, Norway (clay)    23x15px Great Britain 4  
 bye      23x15px Norway 1
 23x15px Great Britain 3    23x15px Great Britain 4     Stockholm, Sweden (clay)
 Template:Country data IND 2        23x15px Great Britain 1  
 23x15px Hungary 5     Paris, France (clay)    23x15px Sweden 4  
 23x15px Austria 0      23x15px Hungary 4  
 23x15px Romania 2    23x15px France 1     Budapest, Hungary
 23x15px France 3        23x15px Hungary 2
 23x15px Spain 0     Stockholm, Sweden    23x15px Sweden 3  
 23x15px Sweden 4      23x15px Sweden 5
 23x16px  Switzerland 3    23x16px  Switzerland 0     Prague, Czechoslovakia
 23x15px Pakistan 2        23x15px Sweden 1
 #REDIRECT Template:Country data Republic of Ireland 5     Dublin, Ireland (grass)    23x15px Czechoslovakia 4
 23x15px Luxembourg 0      
  1. REDIRECT Template:Country data Republic of Ireland
2  
 23x15px Denmark 3    23x15px Denmark 3     Turin, Italy (clay)
 23x15px Egypt 2        23x15px Denmark 0  
 23x15px Turkey 0     Zagreb, Yugoslavia    23x15px Italy 5  
 23x15px Yugoslavia 5      23x15px Yugoslavia 2
 23x15px Italy w/o    23x15px Italy 3     Milan, Italy (clay)
 23x15px Poland        23x15px Italy 2
 bye     Prague, Czechoslovakia    23x15px Czechoslovakia 3  
 23x15px Czechoslovakia      23x15px Czechoslovakia 4  
 bye    23x15px Brazil 1     Prague, Czechoslovakia
 23x15px Brazil        23x15px Czechoslovakia 3
 bye     Brussels, Belgium    23x15px Belgium 2  
 23x15px Belgium      23x15px Belgium 3
 bye    23x15px Argentina 2  
 23x15px Argentina  

Final

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Czechoslovakia
4
Prague, Czechoslovakia
27 July - 29 July 1948
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Sweden
1
1 2 3 4 5
1 23x15px
23x15px
Vladimír Černík
Torsten Johansson
6
4
4
6
6
3
6
3
   
2 23x15px
23x15px
Jaroslav Drobný
Lennart Bergelin
6
0
6
3
7
5
     
3 23x15px
23x15px
Vladimír Černík / Jaroslav Drobný
Lennart Bergelin / Torsten Johansson
2
6
1
6
2
6
     
4 23x15px
23x15px
Vladimír Zábrodský
Torsten Johansson
3
6
6
3
2
6
3
6
   
5 23x15px
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Ferdinand Vrba
Börje Fornstedt
6
3
6
1
6
3
     

Inter-Zonal Zone

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Czechoslovakia
2
Longwood Cricket Club, Boston, MA, United States
19 August - 22 August 1948
grass
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Australia
3
1 2 3 4 5
1 23x15px
23x15px
Vladimir Cernik
Adrian Quist
2
6
11
13
0
6
     
2 23x15px
23x15px
Jaroslav Drobný
Bill Sidwell
3
6
2
6
11
9
12
14
   
3 23x15px
23x15px
Vladimir Cernik / Jaroslav Drobný
Geoffrey Brown / Colin Long
10
8
4
6
6
3
6
4
   
4 23x15px
23x15px
Jaroslav Drobný
Adrian Quist
6
8
3
6
18
16
6
3
7
5
 
5 23x15px
23x15px
Vladimir Cernik
Bill Sidwell
5
7
4
6
2
6
     

Challenge Round

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United States
5
West Side Tennis Club, Forest Hills, NY, United States
4 September - 6 September 1948
grass
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Australia
0
1 2 3 4 5
1 23x15px
23x15px
Frank Parker
Bill Sidwell
6
4
6
4
6
4
     
2 23x15px
23x15px
Ted Schroeder
Adrian Quist
6
3
4
6
6
0
6
0
   
3 23x15px
23x15px
Gardnar Mulloy / Bill Talbert
Colin Long / Bill Sidwell
8
6
9
7
2
6
7
5
   
4 23x15px
23x15px
Ted Schroeder
Bill Sidwell
6
2
6
1
6
1
     
5 23x15px
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Frank Parker
Adrian Quist
6
2
6
2
6
3
     

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