Astana, February 07, 2013
First Published: 02:16 IST(7/2/2013)
Last Updated: 02:19 IST(7/2/2013)
Competing against some top players in the world, a depleted Indian team was routed 0-3 by hosts Kazakhstan in their Fed Cup opener, in Astana on Wednesday.
Playing without its lone top player Sania Mirza, India had no answer to the quality players such as world No. 32 Yaroslava
Shvedova and 73rd ranked Ksenia Pervak, fielded by the hosts in the Asia/Oceania Group I tie.