Fed Cup QF: Russia vs. Netherlands 0-2

On the first day of action in the Fed Cup World Group Quarter-Final between Russia and the Netherlands, the Dutch team lead 2-0.

In the first match of the day, Kiki Bertens defeated Ekaterina Makarova 6-3 6-4. Richel Hogenkamp gave Russia a 2-0 lead when she beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 5-7 10-8.

On Sunday, Russia need to win all of the three matches to win the tie.