DONGFENG MOTOR WUHAN OPEN
SEP 23 - SEP 29
Place: Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia
Time: 21.04.2018 - 22.04.2018
Kate 2014 World Group. Play Off. 2 wins in 2 matches
Ekaterina attaches significant importance to the national team competitions. Ekaterina Makarova is the 2008 Fed Cup Winner with the Russian national team.
In 2008, Kate with Elena Vesnina won the doubles rubber in the final tie of the Fed Cup against the national team of Spain.
In the 2013 season, Ekaterina became one of the leaders of the national team. In the quarterfinals against Japan, she won decided points for the team having defeated Kimiko Date-Krumm in the singles rubber and then having won the doubles rubber (with Elena Vesnina). The same situation happened in the semifinals with the team of Slovakia. In the intense three-sets rubber Kate defeated Daniela Hantuchová and evened the overall scoring of the tie (2:2). Makarova / Vesnina won the deciding doubles rubber also in three sets and handed the victory to their national team.
n 2014, the Russian national team played against the national team of Argentina at the Fed Cup. This was the match for the right to play in the Cup World Group. Ekaterina played as the leader of the team and won two points for the team having won both singles rubbers.
|R2||Anastasia Sevastova||2:6 5:7|
|R1||Elena Ostapenko||5:7 4:6|
|R1||Kai-Chan Chan||6:4 7:5|
|1R||Ya-Hsuan Lee||6:3 5:7 6:1|
|QF||Kiki Bertens||4:6 3:6|
|QF||Cindy Burger \ Arantxa Rus||6:0 6:2|
Official FedCup dinner.read more
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Fed Cup 2017.read more
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Ekaterina Makarova defeated Ya-Hsuan Leeread more
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Fed Cup. Quaterfinal.read more
“I would like to see the Olympic Stadium full for the tie against the Netherlands”read more