Next tie 2016
Belarus narrowly missed out on promotion so take their place in Europe/Africa Zone Group II again for 2016.
Last tie 18-20 September 2015
Joao Sousa recovered from a stunning opening day loss to win the doubles and his second singles to seal promotion for Portugal.
Very few would have picked Belarus' Egor Gerasimov to come back from 06 16 down against near top-50 player Sousa. Yet, the Belarussian producing an incredible comeback to win in five sets and give his country the lead in the tie. Gastao Elias levelled the tie though in the second rubber. Then the two Portuguese men combined to win a thrilling five-set doubles contest, before Sousa eased by Uladzimir Ignatik to clinch victory and leave Belarus in Group II again.
Belarus' best Davis Cup performance came in 2004, when it was a semifinalist. Prior to 1992, Belarusian players represented USSR.
Next Tie15 Jul 2016
Group II, Europe/Africa - 2nd Round