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India Fed Cup team

Captain Enrico Piperno
ITF ranking 47 (as of October 27, 2012)
First year 1977
Years played 22
Ties played (W–L) 82 (44-38)
Best finish 2006
Most total wins Nirupama Sanjeev (29-14)
Most singles wins Nirupama Sanjeev (20-8)
Most doubles wins Rushmi Chakravarthi (11-11)
Best doubles team Arati Ponnappa /
Rushmi Chakravarthi (3-1)
Most ties played Nirupama Sanjeev (31)
Most years played Rushmi Chakravarthi (9)

The India Fed Cup team represents India in the WTA & ITF Fed Cup professional tennis competition and are governed by the All India Tennis Association. They will compete in the Asia/Oceania Zone of Group I in 2013.


  • History 1
  • 2013 squad 2
  • Former members 3
  • See also 4
  • External links 5


India competed in its first Fed Cup in 1977, but did not compete again until 1991. Since 1991, India has been competing annually (except 1993). India's best result was reaching the Asia/Oceania Group I final in 2006.

In 2004, Manisha Malhotra and Sania Mirza broke the record for playing the longest tiebreak (21-19) in their doubles match against Uzbekistani pair Vlada Ekshibarova and Ivanna Israilova.

2013 squad

Former members

See also

External links

  • Team page on
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