Best Tennis Moments,Each year the sport of tennis witnesses various milestones reached and feats achieved. Be it personal highs achieved by our favorite stars or the glory they bring to their countries they come from. With its fair share of ups and downs, both the ATP and the WTA tours have produced stunning results throughout the year. Here’s a list of the top 10 moments of the year 2016:
10) Fed Cup
The Czech Republic won the Fed Cup for the third time, over France in Strasbourg.
France’s world number 23 Caroline Garcia beat world number six Karolina Pliskova 6-3 3-6 6-3. Barbora Strycova levelled by beating Alize Cornet 6-2 7-6 (7-4), setting up a decisive doubles match.
Pliskova and Strycova beat Garcia and Kiki Mladenovic 7-5 7-5 to wrap up the Czechs’ fifth title in six years. Pliskova beat Mladenovic 6-3 4-6 16-14 in a near-four-hour match, before Garcia saw off Petra Kvitova 7-6 (8-6) 6-3.
They have now won the Fed Cup 10 times, five of which were as Czechoslovakia.
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