Australia Started on the right foot and won this Tuesday Slovakia 2-1 in the first match of the final leg of Copa Billie Jean KingFor which he was placed at the head of Group B, which also includes Belgium.
At the Emirates Arenas in Glasgow, where the full stage will be played, Hurricane Sanders to conquer Victoria Kuzmova from 6-4 and 6-3, and Ajla Tomljanovic One Anna Karolina Shmidlova (SVK) 6-1 and 6-2.
In the doubles match required to complete the scoreboard, with the clash predetermined, Slovakia Victoria Kuzmova and Tereza Mihailikova they beat Ellen Perez and Storm Sanders From 2-6, 6-3 and 10-6.
Belgium will face Slovakia on Wednesday and Australia and Belgium will face each other on Thursday.
There are four groups of three teams and the winner of each group advances to the semi-finals.
The Australian team leads the ranking of the competition, formerly called Federation Cup and is unofficially considered the Women’s World Team Championship.
There will be other skirmishes to be decided on this day Kazakhstan-Great Britainfrom group C in which it is Spain,
the team he leads Annabelle Medina and lead Paula BadosaRanked third in the world rankings after Australia and France, she will make her debut against Kazakhstan this Wednesday and play against the British on Thursday.
russia, The team defending the title won in 2021, when the tournament was still called the Federation Cup, does not play this edition due to sanctions against their home country derived from the invasion of Ukraine.