Fed Cup Final starts in



19 April 2011

Highlights: Russia 5-0 Italy


MOSCOW, RUSSIA: Vera Zvonareva was the driving force behind Russia's 5-0 whitewash victory over two-time defending champions Italy. The world No. 3 recorded comprehensive straight sets wins against Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci. Russia now hosts Czech Republic in the Final, bidding to win a fifth Fed Cup title and a first since 2008.

The full results are listed below.

R1: Vera Zvonareva (RUS) d. Sara Errani (ITA) 60 62
R2: Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) d. Roberta Vinci (ITA) 62 67(4) 61
R3: Vera Zvonareva (RUS) d. Roberta Vinci (ITA) 64 62
R4: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS) d. Sara Errani (ITA) 76(5) 76(4)
R5: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova / Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) d. Alberta Brianti / Maria Elena Camerin (ITA) 76(3) 61

Related content

Related news

    • Russia routs Italy to reach Final

      17 Apr 2011

      Vera Zvonareva's second win of the weekend has ensured Russia is through to this year's Final, while the defending champions are out

Related ties

RUS Flag Russia v Italy ITA Flag 16 Apr 2011 - 17 Apr 2011 View details

Related teams

  • More photos

    • Vera Zvonareva (RUS)Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS)
    • Roberta Vinci (ITA)Sara Errani (ITA)

© ITF Licensing (UK) Ltd. All rights reserved. No portion of this website may be duplicated, redistributed, or manipulated in any form. By accessing any information beyond this page, you agree to abide by our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions.