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World Group Final

08 Dec - 10 Dec 1978, Mission Hills CC, Rancho Mirage, CA, USA, Hard, Outdoor

Team nominations

    • Brian GOTTFRIED
    • Date of birth:  27 Jan 1952
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    • John MCENROE
    • Date of birth:  16 Feb 1959
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    • Bob LUTZ
    • Date of birth:  29 Aug 1947
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    • Stan SMITH
    • Date of birth:  14 Dec 1946
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  • Team captain
    • John LLOYD
    • Date of birth:  27 Aug 1954
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    • Mark COX
    • Date of birth:  05 Jul 1943
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    • David LLOYD
    • Date of birth:  03 Jan 1948
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  • Team captain

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Photos

  • 1978 British Davis Cup team toast good luck  at the airport as they leave for California where they will meet USA in the final
  • John McEnroe makes his Davis Cup at the 1978 Final
  • The US team at the 1978 Final at Mission Hills, California
  • John McEnroe at the 1978 Final
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    All-time head to head record

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