ProTV will be the associate producer for the World Group 1st round of the 2018 ITF Davis Cup by BNP Paribus (the World Cup of Tennis), from Friday 02nd to 04th February.
The Davis Cup is now the largest annual international team competition in sport, with 132 nations entered in 2018. The best 16 nations compete in the “World Group” and the others compete in one of the three regional “Zone groups” namely; Americas, Asia/Oceania and Europe/Africa. The competition is spread over four weekends during the year. Each elimination round between competing nations is held in one of the countries, and is played as the best of five matches (4 singles, 1 doubles). The International Tennis Federation determines the host countries for all possible matchups before each year’s tournament.
Kyle Edmund from Great Britain; 2017 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas first round (Davis Cup by BNP Paribas)
This year’s World Group 1st round teams are;
The qualifying teams will play in the quarterfinals on 6th to 8th April 2018. The Semifinals will take place on 14th to 16th September, and the finals on 23rd to 25th November 2018.