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Hopman Cup 2016 (XXVII)

Stunning performances from Hopman Cup debutantes Daria Gavrilova and Nick Kyrgios saw Australia end its 17-year wait for a second Hopman Cup title.

Tournament details

Date: 3–9 January 2016
Venue: Perth Arena
Surface: Plexicushion (hard)

Teams

Australia Gold Czech Republic Ukraine United States
Jarmila Wolfe Karolina Pliskova Elina Svitolina Serena Williams
Lleyton Hewitt Jiri Vesely Alexandr Dolgopolov Jack Sock
Australia Green France Germany Great Britain
Daria Gavrilova Caroline Garcia Sabine Lisicki Heather Watson
Nick Kyrgios Kenny De Schepper Alexander Zverev Andy Murray

Round robin results

Sunday 3 January

Day: Australia Green d Germany 3-0
Daria Gavrilova (AUS) d Sabine Lisicki (GER) 6-2 6-2
Nick Kyrgios (AUS) d Alexander Zverev (GER) 4-6 6-1 6-4
Daria Gavrilova/Nick Kyrgios d Sabine Lisicki/Alexander Zverev 6-3 4-6 10-7

Night: Czech Republic d Australia Gold 3-0
Jiri Vesely (CZE) d Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) 6-3 6-7(1) 6-4
Karolina Pliskova (CZE) d Jarmila Wolfe (AUS) 7-5 6-3
Karolina Pliskova/Jiri Vesely d Jarmila Wolfe/Lleyton Hewitt 6-2 7-5

Monday 4 January

Day: Ukraine d USA 2-1
Elina Svitolina (UKR) d Vicky Duval* (USA) 6-4 6-1
Alexandr Dolgopolov (UKR) d Jack Sock (USA) 6-4 6-2
Vicky Duval/Jack Sock d Elina Svitolina/Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-2 6-3
*Vicky Duval replaced Serena Williams, who withdrew with injury prior to the tie

Night: Great Britain d France 2-1
Andy Murray (GBR) d Kenny De Schepper (FRA) 6-2 6-2
Caroline Garcia (FRA) d Heather Watson (GBR) 6-3 5-7 6-3
Heather Watson/Andy Murray d Caroline Garcia/Kenny De Schepper (FRA) 6-2 5-7 10-6

Tuesday 5 January

Day: Ukraine d Czech Republic 2-1
Elina Svitolina (UKR) d Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 7-5 6-2
Alexandr Dolgopolov (UKR) d Jiri Vesely (CZE) 7-5 7-6(3)
Karolina Pliskova/Jiri Vesely d Elina Svitolina/Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-3 6-1 

Night: Australia Gold d USA 3-0
Jarmila Wolfe (AUS) d Serena Williams (USA) 7-5 2-1 ret
Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) d Jack Sock (USA) 7-5 6-4
Jarmila Wolfe/Lleyton Hewitt d Serena Williams/Jack Sock 6-0 6-0 (w/o) *

*Mixed doubles rubber replaced by Wolfe/Hewitt v Vicky Duval/Sock due to Serena Williams injury withdrawal. Wolfe /Hewitt won the remaining match 7-6(4) 6-1 (score not counted in round robin tally).

Wednesday 6 January

Day: Germany d France 2-1
Caroline Garcia (FRA) d Sabine Lisicki (GER) 6-2 7-6(5)
Alexander Zverev (GER) d Kenny De Schepper (FRA) 6-2 6-2

Sabine Lisicki/Alexander Zverev (GER) d Caroline Garcia/Kenny De Schepper (FRA) 6-4 6-7(6) 10-6

Night: Australia Green d Great Britain 2-1
Nick Kyrgios (AUS) d Andy Murray (GBR) 6-4 7-6(5)
Heather Watson (GBR) d Daria Gavrilova (AUS) 6-7(2) 6-2 7-5
Gavrilova/Kyrgios (AUS) d Watson/Murray (GBR) 6-2 6-7(0) 11-9

Thursday 7 January

Day: Ukraine d Australia Gold 2-1
Elina Svitolina (UKR) d Jarmila Wolfe (AUS) 6-3 6-3
Alexandr Dolgopolov (UKR) d Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) 4-6 6-3 6-4
Wolfe/Hewitt (AUS) d Svitolina/Dolgopolov (UKR) 3-6 7-5 10-5

Night: USA v Czech Republic 2-1
Jack Sock (USA) d Jiri Vesely (CZE) 4-6 6-2 7-6(3)
Karolina Pliskova (CZE) d Victoria Duval (USA) 4-6 6-1 6-4
Sock/Duval (USA) d Pliskova/Vesely (CZE) 7-6 (5) 4-6 10-7

Friday 8 January

Day: Great Britain d Germany 3-0
Heather Watson (GBR) d Sabine Lisicki (GER) 6-3 6-4
Andy Murray (GBR) d Alexander Zverev (GER) 6-3 6-4
Watson/Murray (GBR) d Lisicki/Zverev (GER) 6-3 6-4

Night: Australia Green d France 2-1
Nick Kyrgios (AUS) d Kenny De Schepper (FRA) 6-4 6-4
Caroline Garcia (FRA) d Daria Gavrilova (AUS) 6-4 7-6 (7)
Gavrilova/Kyrgios (AUS) d Garcia/De Schepper (FRA) 6-4 2-6 11-9

Saturday 9 January

Final: Australia Green v Ukraine 2-0
Daria Gavrilova (AUS) d Elina Svitolina (UKR) 6-4 7-6(6)
Nick Kyrgios (AUS) d Alexander Dolgopolov (UKR) 6-3 6-4

Round Robin tables

Group A Won Lost Matches Sets Games
Won Lost Won Lost Won Lost
Australia Gold 1 2 4 5 10 11 103 104
Czech Republic 1 2 5 4 12 10 122 108
Ukraine 3 0 6 3 13 7 105 89
 United States 1 2 3 6 7 14 86 115

 

Group B Won Lost Matches Sets Games
Won Lost Won Lost Won Lost
Australia Green 3 0 7 2 14 8 128 111
France 0 3 3 6 9 12 107 119
Germany 1 2 2 7 6 15 90 115
Great Britain 2 1 6 3 14 8 123 111