Sporting Digest: Tennis

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FEDERATION CUP (Frankfurt) First round: Spain bt Chile 3-0 (Spain first: C Martinez bt A Quezada 6-1 6-0; A Sanchez Vicario bt P Cabezas 6-1 6-0; Sanchez and Martinez bt Cabezas and B Castro 6-0 6-1). United States bt Czech Republic 3-0 (US first: M J Fernandez bt P Langrova 6-2 6-4; L Davenport bt L Richterova 4-6 6-1 6-4; G Fernandez and Z Garrison-Jackson bt Langrova and E Martincova 6-4 7-5). Bulgaria bt Croatia 2-1 (Bulgaria first: K Maleeva bt N Ercegovic 6-0 6-3; M Maleeva lost to I Majoli 6-3 4-6 4-6; Maleeva and Maleeva bt M Muric and Majoli 6-2 6-3). Austria bt Poland 2-1 (Austria first: P Ritter bt M Mroz 6-3 3-6 6-4; J Wiesner bt K Nowak 6-3 7-5; Wiesner and Ritter lost to Mroz and K Teodorowicz 5-7 6-2 2-6). Australia bt Latvia 2-1 (Australia first: R McQuillan bt A Blumberga 6-1 6-1; K Radford lost to L Savchenko-Neiland 3-6 6-2 0-6; E Smylie and R Stubbs bt Savchenko-Neiland and Blumberga 6-3 6-3). Italy bt Denmark 2-1 (Italy first: S Farina bt T Scheuer-Larsen 6-2 6-3; S Cecchini bt K Ptaszek 6-1 7-5; M Grossi and R Grande lost to S Albinus and Scheuer-Larsen 7-6 4-6 2-6). Canada bt Switzerland 3-0 (Canada first: R Simpson-Alter bt Geraldine Dondit 6-0 6-2; P Hy bt E Zardo 6-3 6-4; Simpson-Alter and J Hetherington bt M Vavrinec and M Schwarzmann 6-2 7-5). Indonesia bt Taiwan 2-1 (Indonesia first: R Tedjakusuma bt Tzu-Ting Weng 7-6 6-1; Y Basuki lost to Shi- Ting Wang 4-6 2-6; Basuki and Tedjakusuma bt Wang and Jane Chi 6-4 6-4. Held over from Monday: Belgium lost to Sweden 1-2 (Belgium first: D Monami and S Appelmans lost to M Strandlund and A Carlsson 6-4 1-6 3-6). Slovakia bt Finland 2-1 (Slovakia first: Studenikova and Musarova lost to P Thoren and N Dahlmann 6-7 6-7). Netherlands bt Belarus 2-1 (Dutch first: M Oremans and B Schultz bt T Ignatieva and N Zvereva 2-6 7-5 6-4.

DC MEN'S CLASSIC (Washington) First round: C Adams (US) bt J Hlasek (Swit) 6-3

6-3; J Stark (US) bt S Bryan (US) 6-0 7-6; D Wheaton (US) bt W Masur (Aus) 6-3 7-6; A Mansdorf (Isr) bt D Nainkin (SA) 2-6 6-3 6-4; P McEnroe (US) bt O Fernandez (Mex) 6-3 6-2; J Grabb (US) bt R Weiss (US) 7-5 6-3; T Enqvist (Swe) bt X Daufresne (Bel) 6-1 6-4; M Tebbutt (Aus) bt R Koenig (SA) 6-1 7-5; M Zoecke (Ger) bt L Roux (Fr) 6-1 7-5; J Stoltenberg (Aus) bt P Kilderry (Aus) 6-2 7-6; M Ruah (Ven) bt C Hill (US) 6-0 6-1; M Wilander (Swe) bt V Spadea (US) 7-5 7-5; B Steven (NZ) bt J Tarango (US) 6-3 5-1 ret; B Barber (US) bt A O'Brian (US) 6-4 6-4; K Carlsen (Swe) bt S Simian (Fr) 7-5 6-2; J Bjorkman (Swe) bt B Gilbert (US) 6-1 7-5; R Reneberg (US) bt M Damm (Cz Rep) 6-3 6-4; O Gross (US) bt A Mronz (Ger) 6-3 4-6 6-4; E Ferreira (SA) bt G Stafford (SA) 6-4 3-6 6-1; B Black (Zim) bt M Hadad (Col) 6-1 6-2; G Pozzi (It) bt M Petchey (GB) 1-6 6-0 6-3; H Holm (Swe) bt N Perreira (Urug) 6-3 6-4.

ATP TOURNAMENT (Stuttgart): First round: L Lobo (Arg) bt H Leconte (Fr) 6-2 5-7 6-3; J-P Fleurian (Fr) bt T Carbonnell (Sp) 6-2 6-1; Y El Aynaoui (Mor) bt K Alamai (Mor) 6-4 7-5; A Costa (Sp) bt H Dreekmann (Ger) 6-2 6-3; L Jonsson (Swe) bt A Olhovski (Rus) 6-1 6-4.

WOMEN'S LTA SATELLITE TOURNAMENT (Ilkley) First round: Z Mellis (GB) bt J Boden (GB) 6-2 6-4; M Mair (GB) bt Y Yamagishi (Japan) 6-4 6-3; C Hunt (GB) bt L Needham (GB) 5-7 6-4 6-4; S Siddall (GB) bt C Stassen (Neth) 6-0 6-7 6-2; K Sharpe (Aus) bt K Jagienak (Fr) 6-4 6-4; L Pleming (Aus) bt M Hughes (GB) 7-5 6-0; K Warne-Holland (GB) bt T Morton-Rodgers (Aus) 6-3 2-6 6-3; C Hunt (GB) bt L Needham (GB) 5-7 6-4 6-4; J Hodder (Aus) bt J Dawson (GB) 6-3 6-4; G Toshi (It) bt G Gultekin (Turk) 4-6 6-2 7-6.

1995 DAVIS CUP: World Group qualifying round draw: New Zealand v Australia; Uruguay v Austria; Portugal v Croatia; Israel v Belgium; Hungary v Italy; Denmark v Peru; India v South Africa; Indonesia v Switzerland. (Ties to be played 23-25 September).

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