Davis Cup: Austria and Croatia

This Saturday (14:00 CET) and Sunday (13:00 CET) the Davis Cup closing between Austria and Croatia will likely be performed in Rijeka. ÖTV broadcasts dwell on its dwelling web page.

By Stefan Bergman

final edit: 31.01.2023, 17:38

© ÖTV

The HSV staff earlier than leaving Südstadt: Alexander Ehrler, Likas Midler, Jurij Rodionov, Jürgen Meltzer, Dennis Novak, Tamara Schandl, Werner Farmer, Dominik Jessenk, Uli Lanz

What stage of the Davis Cup are we in?

Qualifiers for the group stage of the Davis Cup finals will likely be performed on Saturday, February 4 and Sunday, February 5. Austria meets Croatia. A complete of twelve matches are scheduled this weekend. From September 12 to 17, the twelve winners would be the already certified nations on the finish of November, Canada (defending champions) and Australia (final yr’s finalists), in addition to the 2 wildcard nations Spain and Italy. The twelve losers can even must battle relegation to World Group I in September. In direct matches, the Croatian nationwide staff leads 2:1 towards Austria. ÖTV 2006 misplaced the final (dwelling) recreation in Graz 2:3.

Where is the sport performed?

From Austria’s perspective, the worldwide match will likely be held on the Sportska Dvorana Zamet stadium in Rijeka. The recreation is performed indoors on a tough courtroom at an outdoor temperature of 10-14 levels. Rijeka is a port metropolis in Croatia on the northern Adriatic and presently has 128,624 inhabitants.

Who’s on the staff?

Austria journey to Northern Croatia with virtually the very best solid. In addition to former world quantity three Dominic Thiem, sidelined captain Jürgen Meltzer referred to as up singles gamers Yuri Rodionov and Dennis Novak to face the top-ranked South Slavs. In doubles, the presently top-ranked doubles staff of Lucas Midler and Alexander Ehrler is prone to begin the competitors. Croatia captain Vedran Martic is also absolutely concerned – at the very least nominally. How wholesome Marin Cilic is after his knee surgical procedure will likely be recognized solely within the coming days. Either approach, the 2014 US Open champion is the house staff within the recreation. In addition, Croatia has two singles gamers, Borna Coric and Borna Goho, in addition to prime doubles duo Mate Pavic and Nikola Mektic. The program options two singles on Saturday, adopted by doubles and two extra singles on Sunday.

Where will the Davis Cup be held?

The patriotic tennis fan can tune in to ÖTV’s dwell broadcast (at oetv.television) or the web platform LAOLA1.at. Additionally, Sunday’s decider will likely be televised or streamed on ORF Sport+. At Tennisnet.com, you will not miss a single level, even while you’re dwell.

Don’t miss any information!

Enable notifications:

Thiem Dominique
Novak Dennis
Korik Borna
Kilik Marin

By Stefan Bergman

Tuesday
31.01.2023, 17:25

final edit: 31.01.2023, 17:38

Don’t miss any information!

Enable notifications:

Thiem Dominique
Novak Dennis
Korik Borna
Kilik Marin

Leave a Comment