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2016 Americas Group I

Dates: 3-6 February 2016
Venue: Country Club Las Palmas
City: Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Surface: Clay - outdoor

Format
Round-robin basis. Two pools four teams (Pools A and B).
The winner of Pool A will play-off against the winner of Pool B to determine which nation will advance to the World Group II play-offs in 2016.
In the relegation play-offs, the teams that finish in third place in each pool will play-off against the nation finishing fourth in the other pool (A3 v B4 and B3 v A4). The two losing nations will be relegated to Americas Zone Group II in 2017.
One promoted.
Two relegated.

TEAMS

Argentina - Maria Irigoyen, Nadia Podoroska, Julieta Lara Estable, Catalina Pella
Bolivia - Maria-Fernanda Alvarez-Teran, Noelia Zeballos, Hortencia Birnbaumer, Daniela Ruiz
Brazil - Teliana Pereira, Gabriela Ce, Beatriz Haddad Maia, Paula Cristina Goncalves
Colombia - Mariana Duque-Marino, Paula Andrea Perez-Garcia, Maria Fernanda Herazo Gonzalez, Emiliana Arango
Ecuador - Charlotte Roemer, Domenica Gonzalez, Rafaella Baquerizo, Camila Romero
Mexico - Marcela Zacarias, Victoria Rodriguez, Ana Sofia Sanchez, Renata Zarazua
Paraguay - Montserrat Gonzalez, Camila Giangreco Campiz, Sara Gimenez, Lara Escauriza
Peru - Bianca Botto, Anastasia Iamachkine, Patricia Ku Flores, Dominique Schaefer
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Re: 2016 Americas Group I

Botto will play?
No Cepede
Argentina, Brasil and Mexico are the big favourites

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Re: 2016 Americas Group I

Draw
POOL A
Paraguay - Montserrat Gonzalez, Camila Giangreco Campiz, Sara Gimenez, Lara Escauriza
Colombia - Mariana Duque-Marino, Paula Andrea Perez-Garcia, Maria Fernanda Herazo Gonzalez, Emiliana Arango
Mexico - Marcela Zacarias, Victoria Rodriguez, Ana Sofia Sanchez, Renata Zarazua
Bolivia - Maria-Fernanda Alvarez-Teran, Noelia Zeballos, Hortencia Birnbaumer, Daniela Ruiz

POOL B
Argentina - Maria Irigoyen, Nadia Podoroska, Julieta Lara Estable, Catalina Pella
Brazil - Teliana Pereira, Gabriela Ce, Beatriz Haddad Maia, Paula Cristina Goncalves
Ecuador - Charlotte Roemer, Domenica Gonzalez, Rafaella Baquerizo, Camila Romero
Peru - Bianca Botto, Anastasia Iamachkine, Patricia Ku Flores, Dominique Schaefer
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Re: 2016 Americas Group I

https://twitter.com/FedCup/status/685403862426107904



Argentina and Brazil in one group !

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Jelena: "If I had to pick someone after me, I'd pick Serena."


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Re: 2016 Americas Group I

Brazil is the strongest team of the eight. Haddad-Maia would be in the top 100 now if it wasn't for her injury. Only an incredible performance from Argentina could get in their way.
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Brazil is the strongest team of the eight. Haddad-Maia would be in the top 100 now if it wasn't for her injury. Only an incredible performance from Argentina could get in their way.
And Argentina did it

Jorgelina Cravero - Maria Irigoyen


Paula Ormaechea - Flor Molinero - Pitu Salerni - Paola Suarez - Betina Jozami - Erica Krauth - Rossana De Los Rios - Verónica Spiegel - Ana Clara Duarte - Gisela Dulko
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Re: 2016 Americas Group I

Paraguay won all their ties without Veronica
Montse

Good luck against Argentina

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Re: 2016 Americas Group I

Argentina

Possible opponents in WG 2 play-off: Slovakia, Ukraine, Belgium, Chinese Taipei

http://www.fedcup.com/en/news/223756.aspx

Serena: "We have great personalities like Jelena (Jankovic) on the tour."
Jelena: "If I had to pick someone after me, I'd pick Serena."


Serena Williams Maria Sharapova Jelena Jankovic
A. Radwanska V. Zvonareva C. Wozniacki P. Kvitova
N. Petrova A. Chakvetadze A. Myskina L. Davenport M. Hingis
A. Kournikova T. Paszek K. Sprem J. Dokic I. Tulyaganova
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