Next tie 7-8 February 2015
Germany will host Australia in a repeat of last year's World Group semifinal. The Germans won that encounter but trail the overall head-to-head between the two nations 8-5.
Last tie 8-9 November 2014
Germany finished runner-up against a strong Czech team in a final played in front of a vocal home crowd at the O2 Arena in Prague. The Czechs won the first three singles rubbers before Julia Goerges and Sabine Lisicki salvaged a point for the visitors in the dead doubles.
Germany have won the Fed Cup title on two occasions - in 1987 and 1992 - and currently lie in joint-seventh place on the all-time list of champions. Until 1990, German players represented F.R. Germany.
Next Tie18 Apr 2015
World Group - Semifinals