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17 April 2011

Czechs look ahead to final against Russia

Audio interview


  • Richard Fleming

CHARLEROI, BELGIUM: Czech captain Petr Pala reveals he was always confident his team would win if the semifinal against Belgium went to a decisive fifth rubber.

The Czech doubles pair looks ahead to the Fed Cup final against Russia and explains it will make the most of enjoying reaching the last two for the first time as an independent nation.

Belgian captain Sabine Appelmans and Yanina Wickmayer reflect on a disappointing day, but remain upbeat about Belgium's chances in next year's competition.

Earlier in the day, Petra Kvitova discusses her tough match against Belgium's Yanina Wickmayer.

Captain Petr Pala (CZE) - 17/04/2011

Iveta Benesova and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) - 17/04/2011

Captain Sabine Appelmans (BEL) - 17/04/2011

Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) - 17/04/2011

Petra Kvitova (CZE) - 17/04/2011

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    • The Czech teamKirsten Flipkens and Yanina Wickmayer (BEL)
    • Iveta Benesova and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE)Iveta Benesova and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE)
    • The Czech teamPetra Kvitova (CZE)
    • Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) and captain Sabine AppelmansKirsten Flipkens (BEL)
    • Kirsten Flipkens (BEL)Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE)

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