Davis Cup-team meets Bosnia-Herzegovina in second round
Bosnia-Herzegovina is in april, the opponent of the Netherlands in the Davis Cup. Both countries compete for a playoff ticket for a spot in the wereldgroep in 2018.
The Bosnian tennis players are in the first round in the European/African zone Group 1, one level below the wereldgroep, against Poland after two days with 3-0, and are therefore already sure of the victory.
The netherlands had a bye for the first round. The team of Paul Haarhuis, who in the beginning of this year Jan Siemerink succeeded as captain, struggles from 7 to 9 april with Bosnia-Herzegovina to a ticket to the playoffs for a spot in the wereldgroep in 2018.
Damir Dhzumur is the leader of the Bosnian team. He is the only player from that country which is in the top hundred. Dhzumur is currently the number 82 of the world. Players like Mirza Basic and Aldin Setkic are not in the best two hundred tennis players of the world.
Robin Haase is on place 56 the best player of the Netherlands. Igor Lindsay follows at position 188. Incidentally, knows Haase whether or not he is a party. He left in november, hinting that there are issues within the team need to change, he wants to make themselves available.