1966 Fed Cup
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1966 Fed Cup
1966 Federation Cup
Details
Duration10 - 15 May
Edition4th
Champion
Winning Nation United States
1965
1967

The 1966 Federation Cup was the fourth edition of what is now known as the Fed Cup. 21 nations participated in the tournament, which was held at the Turin Press Sporting Club in Turin, Italy from 10-15 May. United States won their second title, defeating West Germany in the final, in what was the first final not featuring Australia.[1]

Participating teams

Draw

All ties were played at the Turin Press Sporting Club in Turin, Italy on clay courts.

First Round
10 May
Second Round
12 May
Quarterfinals
13 May
Semifinals
14 May
Final
15 May
               
 United States 3
 Sweden 0
 Sweden 3
 Morocco 0
 United States 2
 France 1
 France 2
 Hungary 1
 Hungary 2
 Belgium 1
 United States '2
 Great Britain 1
 Great Britain 3
 Canada 0
 Bulgaria 1
 Canada 2
 Great Britain 3
 Czechoslovakia 0
 Czechoslovakia 3
 Poland 0
 Poland
 East Germany w/o
 United States 3
 West Germany 0
 Italy 3
 Rhodesia 0
 Rhodesia 3
 Austria 0
 Italy 1
 West Germany 2
 Argentina 0
 West Germany 3
 West Germany 2
 Australia 1
 Netherlands 2
 South Africa 1
 Netherlands 1
 Australia 2
  Switzerland 0
 Australia 3

First Round

Sweden vs. Morocco


Sweden
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[2]
10 May 1966
Clay

Morocco
0

Hungary vs. Belgium


Hungary
2
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[3]
10 May 1966
Clay

Belgium
1

Bulgaria vs. Canada


Bulgaria
1
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[4]
10 May 1966
Clay

Canada
2
1 2 3
1 Bulgaria
Canada
Maria Chakarova
Vicki Berner
6
2
1
6
6
2
 
2 Bulgaria
Canada
Lubka Radkova
Faye Urban
3
6
0
6
   
3 Bulgaria
Canada
Maria Chakarova / Lubka Radkova
Vicki Berner / Faye Urban
1
6
0
6
   

Rhodesia vs. Austria


Rhodesia
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[5]
10 May 1966
Clay

Austria
0

Second Round

United States vs. Sweden


United States
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[6]
12 May 1966
Clay

Sweden
0

France vs. Hungary


France
2
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[7]
12 May 1966
Clay

Hungary
1

Great Britain vs. Canada


Great Britain
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[8]
12 May 1966
Clay

Canada
0
1 2 3
1 United Kingdom
Canada
Ann Jones
Vicki Berner
6
0
6
3
   
2 United Kingdom
Canada
Winnie Shaw
Faye Urban
6
2
6
2
   
3 United Kingdom
Canada
Ann Jones / Elizabeth Starkie
Brenda Nunns / Faye Urban
8
6
6
3
   

Czechoslovakia vs. Poland


Czechoslovakia
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[9]
12 May 1966
Clay

Poland
0

Italy vs. Rhodesia


Italy
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[10]
12 May 1966
Clay

Rhodesia
0

Argentina vs. West Germany


Argentina
0
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[11]
12 May 1966
Clay

West Germany
3
1 2 3
1 Argentina
West Germany
Norma Baylon
Edda Buding
4
6
4
6
   
2 Argentina
West Germany
Graciela Moran
Helga Niessen
0
6
3
6
   
3 Argentina
West Germany
Raquel Giscafré / Graciela Moran
Edda Buding / Helga Hösl
4
6
1
6
   

Netherlands vs. South Africa


Netherlands
2
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[12]
12 May 1966
Clay

South Africa
1

Switzerland vs. Australia


Switzerland
0
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[13]
12 May 1966
Clay

Australia
3
1 2 3
1 Switzerland
Australia
Sonja Fetz
Judy Tegart
0
6
0
6
   
2 Switzerland
Australia
Anne-Marie Studer
Gail Sherriff
1
6
2
6
   
3 Switzerland
Australia
Janine Bourgnon / Sonja Fetz
Karen Krantzcke / Judy Tegart
0
6
2
6
   

Quarterfinals

United States vs. France


United States
2
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[14]
13 May 1966
Clay

France
1

Great Britain vs. Czechoslovakia


Great Britain
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[15]
13 May 1966
Clay

Czechoslovakia
0

Italy vs. West Germany


Italy
1
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[16]
13 May 1966
Clay

West Germany
2

Netherlands vs. Australia


Netherlands
1
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[17]
13 May 1966
Clay

Australia
2

Semifinals

United States vs. Great Britain


United States
2
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[18]
14 May 1966
Clay

Great Britain
1

West Germany v Australia


West Germany
2
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[19]
14 May 1966
Clay

Australia
1
1 2 3
1 West Germany
Australia
Edda Buding
Judy Tegart
8
10
6
4
6
2
 
2 West Germany
Australia
Helga Niessen
Karen Krantzcke
6
3
6
3
   
3 West Germany
Australia
Edda Buding / Helga Hösl
Karen Krantzcke / Judy Tegart
6
2
2
6
0
6
 

Final

United States vs. West Germany


United States
3
Turin Press Sporting Club, Turin, Italy[20]
15 May 1966
Clay

West Germany
0

References

  1. ^ "1966 Federation Cup". fedcup.com.
  2. ^ "Sweden v Morocco". fedcup.com.
  3. ^ "Hungary v Belgium". fedcup.com.
  4. ^ "Bulgaria v Canada". fedcup.com.
  5. ^ "Rhodesia v Austria". fedcup.com.
  6. ^ "United States v Sweden". fedcup.com.
  7. ^ "Hungary v France". fedcup.com.
  8. ^ "Great Britain v Canada". fedcup.com.
  9. ^ "Czechoslovakia v Poland". fedcup.com.
  10. ^ "Italy v. Rhodesia". fedcup.com.
  11. ^ "Argentina v West Germany". fedcup.com.
  12. ^ "Netherlands v South Africa". fedcup.com.
  13. ^ "Switzerland v Australia". fedcup.com.
  14. ^ "United States v France". fedcup.com.
  15. ^ "Great Britain v Czechoslovakia". fedcup.com.
  16. ^ "Italy v West Germany". fedcup.com.
  17. ^ "Netherlands v Australia". fedcup.com.
  18. ^ "United States v Great Britain". fedcup.com.
  19. ^ "West Germany v Australia". fedcup.com.
  20. ^ "United States v West Germany". fedcup.com.

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