Next tie 16-17 April 2016
France will host Netherlands in the World Group semifinals in April. The last time the two sides met was in the 1997 Fed Cup Final.
Last tie 6-7 February 2016
France put in a dominant display against Italy in the World Group first round tie in Marseille in February. The French lost the opening singles rubber before sweeping the next four, including two singles victories for Caroline Garcia over Sara Errani and Camila Giorgi.
France were crowned champions in both 1997 and 2003. They also reached the Final in 2004 and 2005 and are one of only four nations to compete in every Fed Cup.
In 1997, France's World Group first round tie against Japan entered the record books on three counts - most number of games in a tie (162) and joint most number of games in a rubber (54) and set (32), when Nathalie Tauziat defeated Naoko Sawamatsu 75 46 1715.
Next Tie16 Apr 2016
World Group - Semifinals