Friday in Strasbourg was all about the draw ceremony of the 2016 Fed Cup final as the starting order for the clash between France and the Czech Republic has been set.
Players and media were invited to the local parliament building to determine the order of matches in an unsual setting. Play on Saturday will kick off with the matchup between Kristina Mladenovic and Karolina Pliskova.
Afterwards, Caroline Garcia will try to fend off Fed Cup veteran Petra Kvitova, the Czech Wimbledon champion is playing her fifth final and 20th Fed Cup tie overall, having never lost a Fed Cup final in her playing career.
The 2016 Fed Cup Final will kick off on 2:00 PM local time, keep checking back to Women’s Tennis Blog all weekend for all the latest from Strasbourg.