Tennis

Davis Cup Final 8 schedule and order of play

The Davis Cup Final 8 schedule for the 2023 event is currently in full flow. As the name suggests, this is the last eight nations left in the Davis Cup event, and they are all battling it out for glory in Malaga, Spain. There are several high-profile teams involved too, as you can no doubt imagine.

As for the duration of the Davis Cup Final 8 schedule – this event is running from Tuesday, November 21st to Sunday, November 26th. The event operates as a progressive knockout draw, and like all tennis events, only one name will be left standing on Sunday. Only this time, the name left standing is a country, not an individual or a pair.

Davis Cup Final 8 Schedule

So, what else do you need to know about the 2023 Davis Cup Final 8 schedule? Well, you’ll no doubt want to know more about the draw, who is competing on individual days, and more. Of course, you’ll find details pertaining to such areas below.

2023 Davis Cup Final 8 schedule – event overview

As referenced above, the 2023 Davis Cup Final 8 competition started on Tuesday, November 21st. On this day, Canada took on Finland in the first of four quarter-final contests, and it was Finland who emerged victorious with a 2-1 win. This means that Finland is the first confirmed nation who will compete in the semi-finals. 

As for the other match-ups, the following Davis Cup Final 8 schedule reveals the remaining quarter-final games and their dates:

  • Czech Republic vs Australia – Wednesday, November 22nd (15:00 UK time)
  • Italy vs Netherlands – Thursday, November 23rd (09:00 UK time)
  • Serbia vs Great Britain – Thursday, November 23rd (15:00 UK time)

Given that the event takes place over a pretty condensed six-day period, these matches are played in close proximity to one another. At the same time, the Davis Cup format dictates that two singles matches and one doubles match are played for each fixture. Of course, the team that wins the most individual matches progresses to the next round.

Speaking of which, once the semi-finals are confirmed, the schedule will play out as follows:

  • Friday, November 24th – Finland vs Czech Republic or Australia (15:00 UK time)
  • Saturday, November 25th – Italy or Netherlands vs Serbia or Great Britain (11:00 UK time)
  • Sunday, November 26th – Finals Day (15:00 UK time)

FAQs – Davis Cup Final 8 schedule

When will we know the exact matches for the scheduled games?

Typically, the teams will release their lineups on the day of the match. So we won’t know the exact matches until a few hours before the scheduled start time. 

Can I watch any of the matches involved in the Davis Cup Final 8 schedule?

Absolutely. You can tune in to watch these games via the BBC iPlayer in the UK, which is totally free.

Where are all of the matches in the Davis Cup Final 8 taking place?

Full details of the Davis Cup Final 8 location are given on our dedicated page. Yet the general answer is that they are all played in Malaga, Spain.

When will the order of play be released for the scheduled games?

The order of play regarding start times is already available, yet the confirmed players will be available on a day-by-day basis.


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