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2012 Davis Cup

2012 Davis Cup
Details
Duration 10 February – 18 November
Edition 101st
Achievements
2011
2013

The 2012 Davis Cup (also known as the 2012 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas for sponsorship purposes) is the 101st edition of the tournament between national teams in men's tennis. The Czech Republic won the championship, beating Spain in the final, 3–2.[1]

Czech Republic is the only country except United States and Australia to hold both Davis Cup and Fed Cup at the same time. The Czechs did the same in 2012, and they have also won the Hopman Cup.

The draw took place on 21 September 2011 in Bangkok, Thailand.[2]

World Group

Participating Teams
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Argentina
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Austria
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Canada
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Croatia
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Czech Republic
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France
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Germany
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Italy
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Russia
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Serbia
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Spain
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Sweden
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Switzerland
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United States

Seeds:

Draw

  First round
10–12 February
Quarterfinals
6–8 April
Semifinals
14–16 September
Final
16–18 November
                                     
Oviedo, Spain (indoor clay)
1  23x15px Spain 5  
Oropesa del Mar, Spain (clay)
 Template:Country data KAZ 0  
  1  23x15px Spain 4  
Wiener Neustadt, Austria (indoor hard)
   23x15px Austria 1  
8  23x15px Russia 2
Gijón, Spain (clay)
 23x15px Austria 3  
  1  23x15px Spain 3  
Vancouver, Canada (indoor hard)
  6  23x15px United States 1  
4  23x15px France 4  
Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France (clay)
 23x15px Canada 1  
  4  23x15px France 2
Fribourg, Switzerland (indoor clay)
  6  23x15px United States 3  
6  23x15px United States 5
Prague, Czech Republic (indoor hard)
 23x16px  Switzerland 0  
  1  23x15px Spain 2
Ostrava, Czech Republic (indoor hard)
  5  23x15px Czech Republic 3
 23x15px Italy 1  
Prague, Czech Republic (indoor clay)
5  23x15px Czech Republic 4  
  5  23x15px Czech Republic 4
Niš, Serbia (indoor hard)
  3  23x15px Serbia 1  
 23x15px Sweden 1
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)
3  23x15px Serbia 4  
  5  23x15px Czech Republic 3
Miki, Japan (indoor hard)
  2  23x15px Argentina 2  
 Template:Country data JPN 2  
Buenos Aires, Argentina (clay)
7  23x15px Croatia 3  
  7  23x15px Croatia 1
Bamberg, Germany (indoor clay)
  2  23x15px Argentina 4  
 23x15px Germany 1
2  23x15px Argentina 4  

Final

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Czech Republic
3
O2 Arena, Prague, Czech Republic[3]
16–18 November 2012
Hard (i)
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Spain
2
1 2 3 4 5
1 23x15px
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Radek Štěpánek
David Ferrer
3
6
4
6
4
6
     
2 23x15px
23x15px
Tomáš Berdych
Nicolás Almagro
6
3
3
6
6
3
65
77
6
3
 
3 23x15px
23x15px
Tomáš Berdych / Radek Štěpánek
Marcel Granollers / Marc López
3
6
7
5
7
5
6
3
   
4 23x15px
23x15px
Tomáš Berdych
David Ferrer
2
6
3
6
5
7
     
5 23x15px
23x15px
Radek Štěpánek
Nicolás Almagro
6
4
77
60
3
6
6
3
   

World Group Play-offs

Date: 14–16 September

The eight losing teams in the World Group first round ties and eight winners of the Zonal Group I final round ties will compete in the World Group Play-offs for spots in the 2013 World Group.

Home team Score Visiting team Location Venue Door Surface
Template:Country data KAZ 3 – 1 23x15px Uzbekistan Astana National Tennis Centre Indoor Clay
23x15px Germany 3 – 2 23x15px Australia Hamburg Rothenbaum Stadium Outdoor
Template:Country data JPN 2 – 3 Template:Country data ISR Tokyo Ariake Coliseum Hard
23x15px Belgium 5 – 0 23x15px Sweden Brussels Royal Primerose Tennis Club Clay
23x15px Canada 4 – 1 23x15px South Africa Montreal Uniprix Stadium Hard
23x15px Brazil 5 – 0 23x15px Russia São José do Rio Preto Harmonia Tênis Clube Clay
23x15px Italy 4 – 1 23x15px Chile Napoli Tennis Club Napoli
23x15px Netherlands 2 – 3 23x16px  Switzerland Amsterdam Westergasfabriek

Americas Zone

Group I

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Americas Zone Group I.

Draw

  2nd round play-offs
14–16 September
1st round play-offs
1st round
10–12 February
2nd round
6–8 April
                                     
 
    1  23x15px Chile  
     bye     Montevideo, Uruguay (clay)
   bye       1  23x15px Chile 3
   23x15px Peru   Montevideo, Uruguay (clay)    23x15px Uruguay 1
   23x15px Peru 1
  Lima, Peru (clay)      23x15px Uruguay 3  
   23x15px Peru 1  
   23x15px Ecuador 4     Salinas, Ecuador (clay)
     23x15px Ecuador 1  
     23x15px Colombia 4     São José do Rio Preto, Brazil (clay)
 23x15px Ecuador        23x15px Colombia 1
   bye     2  23x15px Brazil 4
   bye
    2  23x15px Brazil  
23x15px Peru relegated to
Group II in 2013.
  23x15px Chile and 23x15px Brazil
advance to World Group Play-off.

Group II

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Americas Zone Group II.

Draw

  Play-offs
6–8 April
1st round
10–12 February
2nd round
6–8 April
3rd round
14–16 September
                                     
  Saint Michael, Barbados (hard)
    1  23x15px Paraguay 2  
  Ciudad Merliot, El Salvador (hard)    23x15px Barbados 3     Mexico City, Mexico (clay)
1  23x15px Paraguay 2        23x15px Barbados 0  
 23x15px El Salvador 3   Mexico City, Mexico (clay)   3  23x15px Mexico 5  
  3  23x15px Mexico 5
     23x15px El Salvador 0     Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Rep. (clay)
    3  23x15px Mexico 2
  S. Domingo, Dominican Rep. (hard)     4  23x15px Dominican Republic 3
     23x15px Bolivia 1  
  Humacao, Puerto Rico (hard)   4  23x15px Dominican Republic 4     Valencia, Venezuela (hard)
 23x15px Bolivia 1       4  23x15px Dominican Republic 3
 23x15px Puerto Rico 3   Caracas, Venezuela (hard)   2  23x15px Venezuela 1  
   23x15px Puerto Rico 0
    2  23x15px Venezuela 5  
23x15px Paraguay and 23x15px Bolivia
relegated to Group III in 2013.
  23x15px Dominican Republic promoted
to Group I in 2013.

Group III

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Americas Zone Group III.

Asia/Oceania Zone

Group I

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group I.

Draw

  2nd round play-offs
19–21 October
1st round play-offs
6–8 Apr / 14–16 Sep
1st round
10–12 February
2nd round
6 –8 April
                                     
 
    1  Template:Country data IND  
  Chandigarh, India (hard)    bye     Namangan, Uzbekistan (clay indoor)
  1  Template:Country data IND 5       1  Template:Country data IND 2
   23x15px New Zealand 0   Tauranga, New Zealand (hard)    23x15px Uzbekistan 3
   23x15px New Zealand 2
       23x15px Uzbekistan 3  
   23x15px New Zealand 2  
   23x15px Chinese Taipei 3     Gimcheon, South Korea (hard)
     Template:Country data KOR 4  
  Kaohsiung City, Taiwan (hard)    23x15px Chinese Taipei 1     Brisbane, Australia (hard)
 23x15px Chinese Taipei 2        Template:Country data KOR 0
   23x15px China 3   Geelong, Australia (grass)   2  23x15px Australia 5
   23x15px China 0
    2  23x15px Australia 5  
23x15px New Zealand relegated to
Group II in 2013.
  23x15px Uzbekistan and 23x15px Australia
advance to World Group Play-off.

Group II

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group II.

Draw

  Play-offs
6–8 April
1st round
10–12 February
2nd round
6–8 April
3rd round
14–16 September
                                     
  Camarines Sur, Philippines (indoor hard)
    1  23x15px Philippines 5  
  Jounieh, Lebanon (clay)     Pacific Oceania 0     Manila, Philippines (indoor clay)
  Pacific Oceania 1       1  23x15px Philippines 5  
 23x15px Lebanon 4   Jounieh, Lebanon (clay)   4  23x15px Pakistan 0  
  4  23x15px Pakistan 3
     23x15px Lebanon 2     Pekanbaru, Indonesia (hard)
    1  23x15px Philippines 2
  Hong Kong (hard)     3  #REDIRECT Template:Country data Indonesia 3
     Template:Country data HKG 2  
  Hong Kong (hard)   3  #REDIRECT Template:Country data Indonesia 3     Jakarta, Indonesia (hard)
 Template:Country data HKG 2       3  #REDIRECT Template:Country data Indonesia 3
 23x15px Sri Lanka 3   Colombo, Sri Lanka (clay)   2  23x15px Thailand 2  
   23x15px Sri Lanka 2
    2  23x15px Thailand 3  
 Pacific Oceania and Template:Country data HKG
relegated to Group III in 2013.
 
  1. REDIRECT Template:Country data Indonesia promoted
    to Group I in 2013.

Group III

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group III.

Group IV

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group IV.

Europe/Africa Zone

Group I

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group I.

Draw

  2nd round play-offs
14–16 Sep / 19–21 Oct
1st round play-offs
14–16 September
1st round
10–12 February
2nd round
6–8 April
                                     
 
    1  Template:Country data ISR  
     bye     Ramat HaSharon, Israel (hard)
   bye       1  Template:Country data ISR 3
   23x15px Portugal      23x15px Portugal 2
   23x15px Portugal
  Bratislava, Slovakia (hard indoor)      bye  
   23x15px Portugal 1  
   23x15px Slovakia 3    
    3  23x15px Belgium  
     bye     Glasgow, Great Britain (hard indoor)
 bye       3  23x15px Belgium 4
   23x15px Slovakia   Glasgow, Great Britain (hard indoor)    23x15px Great Britain 1
   23x15px Great Britain 3
     23x15px Slovakia 2  
  's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands (hard indoor)
     23x15px Finland 0  
  Cluj-Napoca, Romania (hard indoor)    23x15px Netherlands 5     Amsterdam, Netherlands (hard indoor)
   23x15px Finland 2        23x15px Netherlands 5
  4  23x15px Romania 3     4  23x15px Romania 0
   bye
  Helsinki, Finland (hard indoor)     4  23x15px Romania  
   23x15px Finland 1  
   23x15px Denmark 4     Velenje, Slovenia (hard indoor)
     23x15px Denmark 0  
     23x15px Slovenia 5     Johannesburg, South Africa (hard)
 23x15px Denmark        23x15px Slovenia 1
   bye     2  23x15px South Africa 4
   bye
    2  23x15px South Africa  
23x15px Portugal and 23x15px Finland
relegated to Group II in 2013.
Template:Country data ISR, 23x15px Belgium, 23x15px Netherlands, and 23x15px South Africa
advance to World Group Play-off.

Group II

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group II.

Draw

  Play-offs
6–8 April
1st round
10–12 February
2nd round
6–8 April
3rd round
14–16 September
                                     
  Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine (hard indoor)
    1  23x15px Ukraine 5  
  Casablanca, Morocco (clay)    23x15px Monaco 0     Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine (hard indoor)
 23x15px Monaco 3       1  23x15px Ukraine 5  
 23x15px Morocco 2   Larnaca, Cyprus (hard indoor)   7  23x15px Cyprus 0  
  7  23x15px Cyprus 3
     23x15px Morocco 2     Jūrmala, Latvia (hard indoor)
    1  23x15px Ukraine 3
  Szeged, Hungary (carpet indoor)     6  23x15px Latvia 2
    4  23x15px Hungary 3  
  Cairo, Egypt (clay)    
  1. REDIRECT Template:Country data Republic of Ireland
2     Nyíregyháza, Hungary (carpet indoor)
 #REDIRECT Template:Country data Republic of Ireland 3       4  23x15px Hungary 2
 23x15px Egypt 2   Cairo, Egypt (clay)   6  23x15px Latvia 3  
  6  23x15px Latvia 3
     23x15px Egypt 2  
  Minsk, Belarus (hard indoor)
     23x15px Moldova 1  
  Istanbul, Turkey (hard indoor)   5  23x15px Belarus 4     Minsk, Belarus (hard indoor)
 23x15px Moldova 3       5  23x15px Belarus 4  
 23x15px Turkey 2   Ankara, Turkey (hard indoor)   3  23x15px Bosnia and Herzegovina 1  
   23x15px Turkey 1
    3  23x15px Bosnia and Herzegovina 3     Łódź, Poland (hard indoor)
    5  23x15px Belarus 2
  Tallinn, Estonia (hard indoor)     2  23x15px Poland 3
     23x15px Luxembourg 0  
  Antananarivo, Madagascar (clay)   8  23x15px Estonia 5     Inowrocław, Poland (carpet indoor)
 23x15px Luxembourg 4       8  23x15px Estonia 1
 23x15px Madagascar 1   Warsaw, Poland (carpet indoor)   2  23x15px Poland 4  
   23x15px Madagascar 0
    2  23x15px Poland 5  
23x15px Morocco, 23x15px Egypt, 23x15px Turkey, and 23x15px Madagascar
relegated to Group III in 2013.
23x15px Ukraine and 23x15px Poland
promoted to Group I in 2013.

Group III Europe

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Europe Zone Group III.

Group III Africa

For more details on this topic, see 2012 Davis Cup Africa Zone Group III.

References

  1. ^ "Davis Cup scorecards – 2012". www.daviscup.com. ITF. 
  2. ^ "Bangkok to host draw for 2012 Davis Cup". daviscup.com. 15 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "Czech Republic v Spain". daviscup.com. 

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