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Fed Cup semifinal Germany vs Czech Republic

21st of April - Fed Cup Semifinal
Day 1
It is getting tougher for the German Fed Cup team as they are down 0:2 in Stuttgart after Day 1. Jule couldn’t beat a very strong playing Petra Kvitova and lost 3:6, 2:6 in the first singles rubber. After that Angie lost in two sets 5:7, 3:6 against a hard beating Karolina Pliskova.

A new day
The German team will try everything to turn the results tomorrow.

20th of April

Jule plays the opening match against Petra Kvitova and followed by is the match between Angelique Kerber and Karolina Pliskova.

17th of Apri
The German fed cup captain Jens Gerlach has nominated a strong team with Julia, Angelique Kerber, Tatjana Maria and Anna-Lena Groenefeld for the Fed Cup semis April 21st - 22nd.

After the tough win in Belarus it is a fantastic chance to reach the 8th final for the German Fed Cup team.

Julia: " I am looking forward representing my country in Stuttgart. I am happy being part of this semifinal tie against Czech Republic. We will give everything and with our whole team around us we have the possibilities to realize it. The German team is arriving to Stuttgart on Monday to prepare as well as they can for the weekend."

photos © Paul Zimmer

The teams

Team captein Jens Gerlach
Julia Görges
Angelique Kerber
Tatjana Maria
Anna-Lena Grönefeld



Czech Republic
Team captein Petr Pala
Karolina Pliskova
Petra Kvitova
Katarina Siniakova
Barbora Strycova