Four of the nominated players, Ana Ivanovic, Jelena Jankovic, Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova, are also in contention for the last Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Heart Award of 2012. Voting will continue on the official Fed Cup website, www.fedcup.com and www.fedcup.com/es, until Friday 26 October, and the winner will be announced at the draw for the Final on Friday 2 November.
The Fed Cup website will provide comprehensive coverage of the Final, featuring live scoring, reports, blogs, photographs, audio interviews, podcasts and live streaming.
Fed Cup by BNP Paribas is the largest annual international team competition in women’s sport, with 85 nations taking part in 2012. The event will celebrate its 50th birthday in 2013.
WORLD GROUP FINAL
CZECH REPUBLIC v SERBIA
Venue: O2 Arena, Prague (hard – indoors)
Captain: Petr Pala
Captain: Dejan Vranes