Fed Cup QF: Netherlands def. Russia 3-1

The Netherlands defeated Russia in their Fed Cup World Group Quarter-Final tie in Moscow. The Netherlands needed to win just one match to win the tie today and accomplished this as they won 3-1.

In the first match, Kiki Bertens won the tie for the Dutch team as she defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1 6-4. The second singles match wasn’t played and Ekaterina Makarova and Darya Kasatkina won Russia’s only point when they defeated Cindy Burger and Arantxa Rus in the doubles 6-0 6-2.