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Great Britain Fed Cup team

Great Britain
Captain Judy Murray
ITF ranking 20
Colors Blue and White
First year 1963
Years played 52
Ties played (W–L) 189 (121–68)
Runners-up 1967, 1971, 1972, 1981
Most total wins Virginia Wade (66–33)
Most singles wins Virginia Wade (36–20)
Most doubles wins Virginia Wade (30–13)
Best doubles team Virginia Wade / Sue Barker (13–2)
Most ties played Virginia Wade (57)
Most years played Virginia Wade (17)

The Great Britain Fed Cup team represents the United Kingdom in Fed Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Lawn Tennis Association. They currently compete in the Europe/Africa Zone of Group I.

History

Great Britain competed in its first Fed Cup in 1963. They have reached the finals on four occasions. Great Britain are one of four nations to participate in every tournament.

Inaugural team

Current team

(team line-up for 2014 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone, 4-9 February 2014; rankings as of 3 February 2014)[6]

Current and former player information

Name Total W-L Singles W-L Doubles W-L No. of ties First year played No. of years played
Lucie Ahl 3–0 2–0 1–0 3 2002 1
Elena Baltacha 33–16 19–9 14–7 39 2002 12
Sue Barker 31–13 15–8 16–5 27 1974 9
Sarah Borwell 4–3 0–0 4–3 8 2009 2
Amanda Brown 4–3 2–1 2–2 4 1984 1
Naomi Cavaday 0–3 0–3 0–0 3 2007 1
Glynis Coles 9–4 4–2 5–2 9 1974 3
Hannah Collin 1–2 1–1 0–1 2 2000 1
Annabel Croft 9–2 6–1 3–1 7 1985 2
Karen Cross 1–3 1–2 0–1 4 1994 2
Claire Curran 6–2 0–0 6–2 8 2006 2
Jo Durie 34–22 12–16 22–6 37 1981 14
Sara Gomer 11–4 6–4 5–0 10 1987 3
Amanda Grunfeld 2–0 0–0 2–0 2 1993 1
Anne Hobbs 21–12 4–5 17–7 26 1978 9
Christine Truman Janes 8–5 6–3 2–2 9 1963 3
Monique Javer 7–3 7–3 0–0 10 1990 4
Ann Jones 21–12 10–7 11–5 18 1963 6
Amanda Keen 2–1 2–0 0–1 3 2004 1
Deidre Keller 6–2 3–1 3–1 5 1963 3
Anne Keothavong 22–22 21–19 1–3 39 2001 12
Johanna Konta 2–5 1–3 1–2 6 2013 2
Valda Lake 0–1 0–0 0–1 1 1996 1
Louise Latimer 8–5 4–5 4–0 11 1998 4
Sarah Loosemore 2–1 2–1 0–0 3 1990 1
Tara Moore 1–1 1–0 0–1 2 2014 1
Katie O'Brien 4–8 3–5 1–3 10 2005 3
Jane O'Donoghue 4–7 1–2 3–5 11 2003 3
Julie Pullin 19–10 5–3 14–7 26 1994 9
Jocelyn Rae 2–2 0–0 2–2 4 2011 2
Laura Robson 9–3 4–2 5–1 9 2012 2
Julie Salmon 8–3 0–0 8–3 11 1988 2
Shirli-Ann Siddall 0–2 0–2 0–0 2 1995 1
Samantha Smith 10–5 9–4 1–1 13 1996 3
Melanie South 2–2 1–0 1–2 4 2008 2
Elizabeth Starkie 2–1 0–0 2–1 3 1966 1
Michelle Tyler 2–3 1–1 1–2 5 1976 3
Rachel Viollet 2–0 1–0 1–0 2 2002 1
Virginia Wade 66–33 36–20 30–13 57 1967 17
Joanne Ward 6–1 3–1 3–0 6 1999 2
Heather Watson 16–4 9–2 7–2 15 2011 4
Joyce Williams 6–5 1–2 5–3 9 1969 4
Clare Wood 34–18 18–10 16–8 36 1988 10
Lorna Woodroffe 7–3 0–0 7–3 10 1997 3
Winnie Wooldridge 15–9 9–4 6–5 19 1966 6

See also

External links

  • Team page on FedCup.com

References

  1. ^ http://www.wtatennis.com/players/player/13120/title/johanna-konta
  2. ^ http://www.wtatennis.com/players/player/16047/title/heather-watson
  3. ^ http://www.wtatennis.com/players/player/13751/title/tara-moore
  4. ^ http://www.wtatennis.com/players/player/14080/title/jocelyn-rae
  5. ^ http://www.wtatennis.com/players/player/15680/title/laura-robson
  6. ^ http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/tennis/26029920
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