Next tie 17-19 Jul 2015
South Africa will host Ireland in a relegation play-off in July. The South Africans have won the two previous ties between the two teams.
Last tie 6-8 March 2015
South Africa lost 3-2 to Turkey in an exciting tie in Mersin. The South Africans went into the final day needing one more point to secure victory after Fritz Wolmarans won his opening singles rubber and the doubles duo of Raven Klaasen and Ruan Roelofse had prevailed. The Turkish team fought through two five-set wins on the final day to send South Africa into a fight for Zone Group II survival in July.
South Africa was crowned Davis Cup champion in 1974. Its last World Group appearance was in 1998.