United States to face Belarus in Fed Cup final
Paris (AFP) – The United States will take on Belarus in the Fed Cup final after overcoming defending champions Czech Republic on Sunday.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Coco Vandeweghe downed Kristyna Pliskova and Katerina Siniakova 6-2, 6-3 in the crucial doubles of their semi-final in Florida for a 3-2 winning margin.
The US are 17-time champions and will be facing debutants Belarus in Minsk on November 11-12.
Belarus made the final by defeating Switzerland in their semi-final by sweeping both the reverse singles on Sunday.