India Placed With Top-Seed Japan in Asia/Oceania Group in Fed Cup

Updated: 09 January 2016 22:08 IST

Sania Mirza-led India have been placed with top seeds Japan in the Asia/Oceania Group in the Fed Cup.

India Placed With Top-Seed Japan in Asia/Oceania Group in Fed Cup
Sania Mirza will lead the Indian team in the Fed Cup. © AFP

India have been placed in Group A along with top seeds Japan for the Asia/Oceania Group I Fed Cup competition, to be held from February 3-6 in Thailand. (Sania Mirza Named Indian Team Captain for Fed Cup)

The Sania Mirza-led team will also fight it out with hosts Thailand and Uzbekistan at Hua Hin Centennial Sports Club for a place in the World Group II play-offs, to be held in April.

Zeeshan Ali is the captain of the side.

Second seeds Kazakhstan, China, Korea and Chinese Taipei form the Group B as the draw was announced by the ITF.

The winners of the two Groups will qualify for the lone play-off place.

Topics : Sania Mirza Tennis
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