Switzerland

All For One Spirit Lifts Switzerland Over Italy In World Group II

WASHINGTON, February 11, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Switzerland celebrated team captain Heinz Guenthardt’s 60th birthday in style. The Swiss presented him with a 3-1 victory over Italy in Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group II play at Biel on […]

Swiss Precision: Federer, Bencic Repeat As Hopman Cup Champions

PERTH, January 5, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) As Switzerland faced Germany in the final of the 2019 Mastercard Hopman Cup in Perth, Australia, it all came down to two main storylines: Could Germany end a 24-year-old title drought and lift […]

Switzerland Defeats Germany In Thrilling Hopman Cup Final

PERTH, January 6, 2018 Switzerland has defeated Germany to win the 2018 Mastercard Hopman Cup. Roger Federer and Belinda Bencic beat Germany’s Alexander Zverev and Angelique Kerber in Saturday’s final in Perth 2-1. “It’s kind of surreal. When you first play Hopman Cup you think you’ll be back every […]

Switzerland Wins In Leipzig To Reach First Fed Cup Semis In 18 Years

LEIPZIG, February 7, 2016 Belinda Bencic and Martina Hingis booked a first Fed Cup semi-final for Switzerland in 18 years, as the pair won the deciding doubles rubber against Germany‘s Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Andrea Petkovic in Leipzig. When Hingis played […]

Kerber Levels For Germany After Bencic Win In Leipzig

LEIPZIG, February 6, 2016 Germany and Switzerland ended the opening day of their Fed Cup World Group first round tie at one-apiece in Leipzig after emphatic wins for Belinda Bencic and Angelique Kerber.  Despite lively home support from 4,200 spectators, […]