Belgium Davis Cup team

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Belgium
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg
Captain Johan Van Herck
ITF ranking 3 Increase 1
Colors Red & Black
First year 1904
Years played 95
Ties played (W–L) 185 (93–92)
Years in
World Group
19 (10–18)
Runners-up 3 (1904, 2015, 2017)
Most total wins Jacques Brichant (71–49)
Most singles wins Jacques Brichant (52–27)
Most doubles wins Philippe Washer (20–18)
Best doubles team Philippe Washer &
Jacques Brichant (16–14)
Most ties played Jacques Brichant (42)
Most years played Jacques Brichant (17)

The Belgium Davis Cup team represents Belgium in Davis Cup tennis competition and are governed by the Royal Belgian Tennis Federation.

History[edit]

Belgium competed in its first Davis Cup in 1904 when it achieved its best result until 2015, a final lost to the British Isles, they made the final again, in 2015, when they lost to Great Britain yet again. They reached the final again in 2017, losing again, this time against France.

Current squad[edit]

Player information and rankings as of 26 November 2017

Squad representing Belgium in the 2017 Davis Cup
Player ATP Ranking Years Played Total W-L Singles W-L Doubles W-L
Ruben Bemelmans #96 (Singles) 9 (2008, 2010–) 11–16 4–8 7–8
Steve Darcis #66 (Singles) 11 (2005, 2008–) 23–18 22–11 1–7
Joris De Loore #198 (Singles) 2 (2016–) 3–4 1–1 2–3
Arthur De Greef #143 (Singles) 2 (2016–) 0–3 0–1 0–3
David Goffin #7 (Singles) 6 (2012–) 20–6 20–3 0–3

Recent results[edit]

2000–2009[edit]

2010–present[edit]

Year Competition Date Location Opponent Score Result
2010 World Group, 1st round 5–7 March Bree (BEL)  Czech Republic 1–4 Lost
World Group, Play-off 17–20 September Cairns (AUS)  Australia 3–2 Won
2011 World Group, 1st round 4–6 March Charleroi (BEL)  Spain 1–4 Lost
World Group, Play-off 16–18 September Antwerp (BEL)  Austria 1–4 Lost
2012 Euro/African Zone, Group I 6–8 April Glasgow (GBR)  Great Britain 4–1 Won
World Group, Play-off 16–18 September Brussels (BEL)  Sweden 5–0 Won
2013 World Group, 1st round 1–3 February Charleroi (BEL)  Serbia 2–3 Lost
World Group, Play-off 16–18 September Antwerp (BEL)  Israel 3–2 Won
2014 World Group, 1st round 31 January–2 Feb. Astana (KAZ)  Kazakhstan 2–3 Lost
World Group, Play-off 12–14 September Tallinn (EST)  Ukraine 3–2 Won
2015 World Group, 1st round 6–8 March Liège (BEL)   Switzerland 3–2 Won
World Group, Quarter-final 17–19 July Middelkerke (BEL)  Canada 5–0 Won
World Group, Semi-final 18–20 September Brussels (BEL)  Argentina 3–2 Won
World Group, Final 27–29 November Ghent (BEL)  Great Britain 1–3 Lost
2016 World Group, 1st round 4–6 March Liège (BEL)  Croatia 2–3 Lost
World Group, Play-off 15–17 September Ostend (BEL)  Brazil 4–0 Won
2017 World Group, 1st Round 3–5 February Frankfurt (GER)  Germany 4–1 Won
World Group, Quarter-final 7–9 April Charleroi (BEL)  Italy 3–2 Won
World Group, Semi-final 15–17 September Brussels (BEL)  Australia 3–2 Won
World Group, Final 24–26 November Villeneuve-d'Asq (FRA)  France 2–3 Lost
2018 World Group, 1st Round 2–4 February Liège (BEL)  Hungary 3–2 Won
World Group, Quarter-final 6–8 April Nashville (USA)  United States 0–4 Lost

See also[edit]

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