Selector Zimonjic: We believe in the successful start of the Davis Cup season

First round Davis Cup World Group 2017 (SERBIA – RUSSIA FROM 03 TO 05 FEBRUARY 2017, HALA CAIR, NIS)
NIS Davis Cup team of Serbia season 2017. start the match against the national team of Russia. The match is scheduled from 3 to 5 February in Cair hall.

To duel with Russia national coach of the Serbian team Nenad Zimonjic decided for next team: Novak Djokovic (2nd in the rankings in singles), Viktor Troicki (35), Dusan Lajovic (94) and Nenad Zimonjic (57 in doubles on the ATP list ).

“We have a team that can win new titles in Davis Cup competition. With Novak, Viktor, Dusan and me, a reserve player for this match will be Filip Krajinovic. Already on Monday, 30 January we will begin preparations in Cair. It’s always nice when we host the Davis Cup, we love to play for Serbia and enjoy the support of our fans. I believe that the fans are looking forward to the start of the match against Russia. Davis Cup is the only chance to play at home, in front of a home crowd, which means a lot to us. This will be the first match in Nis for Novak, because he was not in the team when we played against Sweden in 2012. I am glad that we in this part of the year started, we have tough opponent, the Russian team, which is young and strong team and the general public tennis unknown. I believe that with the great support of the audience in Cair reach important victory for Serbia “- concluded the coach Zimonjic.