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World Group Final

29 Nov - 01 Dec 1996, Massan Hall, Malmo, Sweden, Hard, Indoor

Team nominations

    • Nicklas KULTI
    • Date of birth:  22 Apr 1971
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    • Thomas ENQVIST
    • Date of birth:  13 Mar 1974
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    • Jonas BJORKMAN
    • Date of birth:  23 Mar 1972
    • Singles ranking: 
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    • Stefan EDBERG
    • Date of birth:  19 Jan 1966
    • Singles ranking: 
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  • Team captain
    • Arnaud BOETSCH
    • Date of birth:  01 Apr 1969
    • Singles ranking: 
    • Doubles ranking: 
    • Guy FORGET
    • Date of birth:  04 Jan 1965
    • Singles ranking: 
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    • Cedric PIOLINE
    • Date of birth:  15 Jun 1969
    • Singles ranking: 
    • Doubles ranking: 
    • Guillaume RAOUX
    • Date of birth:  14 Feb 1970
    • Singles ranking: 
    • Doubles ranking: 
  • Team captain

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  • Arnaud Boetsch, raised upon the shoulders of his teammate, in the celebrations of France’s 1996 Davis Cup final victory
  • Yannick Noah hugs Guillaume Raoux following his victory in the doubles partnering Guy Forget.
  • The French players and staff crowd around Arnaud Boetsch and celebrate France’s incredible 1996 Davis Cup victory.
  • Arnaud Boetsch, raised high on his teammate’s shoulders, waves to the French supporters who had travelled to Malmo, Sweden.
  • The French players and staff crowd around Arnaud Boetsch and celebrate France’s incredible Davis Cup victory. The 1996 final is considered one of the most exciting in history.
  • Arnaud Boetsch (centre) plays catch with his Davis Cup trophy after he guided France to their eighth Davis Cup victory in 1996.
  • Yannick Noah and Guy Forget celebrate France’s Davis Cup triumph in 1996.
  • Arnaud Boetsch is mobbed by his teammates following his incredible comeback victory over Nicklas Kulti in the 1996 Davis Cup Final.
  • France's team captain Yannick Noah lifts the Davis Cup high above his head after his side beat Sweden 3-2.
  • Sweden’s Stefan Edberg is carried on the shoulders of the French team captain Yannick Noah. The 1996 Davis Cup Final was Edberg's last ever match.
  • Arnaud Boetsch roars with delight after beating Nicklas Kulti in one of the most exciting finishes to a Davis Cup final ever.
  • The victorious French team from the 1996 Davis Cup final. On the left is Arnaud Boetsch who won the incredible fifth rubber against Nicklas Kulti.
  • Thomas Enqvist during his match with Arnaud Boetsch. Enqvist needed to beat Boetsch to keep Swedish hopes alive. He did just that, winning in straight sets.
  • French captain Yannick Noah during the opening match of the 1996 final between Cedric Pioline and Stefan Edberg
  • Captain Yannick Noah (FRA)
  • Cedric Pioline (FRA)
  • Nicklas Kulti (SWE)
  • Guillaume Raoux and Guy Forget (FRA)
  • French team celebrate
  • Thomas Enqvist (SWE)
  • Stefan Edberg (SWE)
  • Captain Yannick Noah (FRA) carries Stefan Edberg (SWE)
  • French Davis Cup team with trophy
  • Arnaud Boetsch (FRA)
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