Next tie 6-7 February 2016
Russia will host Netherlands in the opening round of 2016 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas. The Russians have won all three previous meetings against the Dutch, competing as USSR on all three occasions.
Last tie 14-15 November 2015
Russia narrowly missed out on winning a fifth Fed Cup by BNP Paribas title after letting a 2-1 lead slip against Czech Republic in front of a sell-out crowd at the O2 Arena in Prague.
Russia have been crowned champions four times - in 2004, 2005, 2007 and 2008. Prior to their first title, they had lost in the Final on four occasions, and they have since lost another three Finals, in 2011, 2013 and 2015. From 1968 to 1991, Russian players represented USSR and then CIS in 1992.