Tennis - Davis Cup venue for Australia vs France first round announced- View: 2515 by Prakash
Tennis - The first round Davis Cup World Group tie next season between Australia and France will be held in the Vendee region of western France according to a statement released by the French Tennis Federation on Friday.
The tie will take place on January 31st-February 2nd. The stadium has a 4,173-seater and the surface has yet to be decided. This will be the first meeting between the two nations since the 2001 final in Melbourne which France won 3-2.
France have won the Davis Cup nine times and Australia 28 times. Australia has beaten France in 10 of the 14 ties they have played in Davis Cup history. .