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08 July 2013

Seeds set for 2014 Fed Cup draw


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Photo: Paul ZimmerFed Cup Trophy

The ITF has announced the seeds for the 2014 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas draw, which takes place in Paris on Wednesday.

The draw will be held at the offices of BNP Paribas in Paris on 10 July at 19:00 local time (17:00 GMT) and will be streamed live on FedCup.com so you can follow all of the action as it unfolds.

The 2013 finalists are automatically the top two seeds in the 2014 World Group, while the remaining seeds are based on the latest ITF Fed Cup Nations Ranking of 22 April 2013.

The four seeded nations in the 2014 World Group are:

- Italy (1)
- Russia (2)
- Czech Republic (3)
- Slovak Republic (4)

Each of the seeds will be drawn against one of the following unseeded nations:

- Australia
- Germany
- Spain
- USA

The four seeded nations in the 2014 World Group II are:

- Serbia (1)
- Japan (2)
- Sweden (3)
- Switzerland (4)

Each of the seeds will be drawn against one of the following unseeded nations:

- Argentina
- Canada
- France
- Poland

Furthermore, the ITF is pleased to confirm the 2014 Fed Cup dates as follows:

- World Group/World Group II first round                                      8-9 February 2014
World Group semifinals, World Group/World Group II play-offs   19-20 April 2014
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World Group Final                                                                     1-2 November 2014

The three regional Zone Group I events in 2014 (Americas, Asia/Oceania, Europe/Africa) will be held in the week commencing 3 February 2014.

The 2013 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Final between Italy and Russia will take place in Cagliari, Italy on 2-3 November.

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