AMMAN, Sept. 16: Kuwait national tennis team lost on Thursday to Hong Kong (2-1) in Davis Cup in the Asia/ Oceania Group III, hosted by Jordan. Kuwait will face Malaysia in the second round on Friday for the second place in Pool A. Pool A includes Kuwait, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Pool B has Vietnam, Pacific Oceania and Qatar, meanwhile, pool C includes Syria, Sri Lanka and Jordan.
Three pools of three teams will contest the round-robin stage of the event. The top two teams in each pool will play-off, with the three winners earning promotion to contest the 2022 World Group II Play-offs. The bottom team in each pool will be relegated to Asia/Oceania Group IV. , (KUNA)