World Group Play-offs 2016

Tie information

Dates: 16-18 September 2016
Venue: Ken Rosewall Arena, Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre
Surface: Grass

The Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Play-off tie between Australia and Slovakia will be played on a purpose-built grass court at Ken Rosewall Arena, the first time in five years that Sydney will host a Davis Cup tie. The two nations will battle it out for the first time in Davis Cup history when they play for a spot in the 2017 World Group.

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Friday 16 September 2016 
R1 N. Kyrgios (AUS) d A. Martin (SVK) 6-3 6-2 6-4
R2 B. Tomic (AUS) d J. Kovalik (SVK) 7-6(5) 6-4 6-4
Saturday 17 September 2016
R3 Groth/Peers (AUS) d Martin/Zelenay (SVK) 6-4 6-2 6-7(3) 7-6(2)
Sunday 18 September 2016
R4 S. Groth (AUS) v J. Kovalik (SVK) washed out
R5 B. Tomic (AUS) v A. Martin (SVK) washed out


Three-day ticket packages are available to purchase from 12.00 pm AEST Monday 15 August via or by calling 132 849. Prices as follows:

CHILD (3-16 years) $23
FAMILY* $217

* family = 2 adults and 2 children, or 1 adult and 3 children

> Davis Cup Ticketing Terms & Conditions – Sydney 2016


Team nominations will be made 10 days out from the tie.

Australia Slovakia
Nick Kyrgios Jozef Kovalik
Bernard Tomic Andrej Martin
Sam Groth Norbert Gombos
John Peers Igor Zelenay
Captain: Lleyton Hewitt Captain: Miroslav Mecir

Start times

Friday 16 September 11am
Saturday 17 September 12pm
Sunday 18 September 11am