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Group I Asia/Oceania 1st Round

27 Jan - 29 Jan 2014, Tianjin Tennis Centre, Tianjin, China, Hard, Indoor

Team nominations

    • Di WU
    • Date of birth:  14 Sep 1991
    • Singles ranking:  293
    • Doubles ranking:  441
    • Ze ZHANG
    • Date of birth:  04 Jul 1990
    • Singles ranking:  183
    • Doubles ranking:  403
    • Mao-Xin GONG
    • Date of birth:  24 Aug 1987
    • Singles ranking:  699
    • Doubles ranking:  139
    • Zhe LI
    • Date of birth:  20 Sep 1986
    • Singles ranking:  370
    • Doubles ranking:  310
  • Team captain Hong-Wei JIANG
    • Jose STATHAM
    • Date of birth:  25 Apr 1987
    • Singles ranking:  531
    • Doubles ranking:  489
    • Michael VENUS
    • Date of birth:  16 Oct 1987
    • Singles ranking:  407
    • Doubles ranking:  62
    • Artem SITAK
    • Date of birth:  08 Feb 1986
    • Singles ranking:  928
    • Doubles ranking:  68
    • Marcus DANIELL
    • Date of birth:  09 Nov 1989
    • Singles ranking:  527
    • Doubles ranking:  112
  • Team captain Alistair HUNT

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  • Tie Summary

    China, P.R. overcame a spirited New Zealand team in a series of tough matches, and progress to the second round with a chance of making the World Group play-offs later this year. Di Wu and Ze Zhang both won opening day singles rubbers, but it was no simple task for either of them, with Wu being pushed to a fifth set by Michael Venus and Zhang edging four close sets against Jose Statham. A straight sets victory for New Zealand in the doubles kept the tie alive, and it seemed very much as if the tie would go all the way when Statham took the first two sets against Wu. However, the Chinese bounced back superbly, gaining the edge in each of the remaining sets to achieve a memorable comeback victory and send his nation through to the next round.

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