MINSK, 16 March (BelTA) - Vladimir Voltchkov and Tatiana Poutchek have been approved as captains of the Belarusian men's and women's tennis teams. The decision was taken at the board meeting of the Belarusian Tennis Federation, BelTA learned from the press service of the federation.
Several candidates were considered for the posts.
“The captain of the national team has enormous responsibilities. The captain needs to attend different tournaments, track the results of the tennis players in action on a real-time basis, analyze their performance as well as the performance of their rivals. The captain is responsible for training camps, the scientific and medical support of the team,” Chairman of the Belarusian Tennis Federation Sergei Teterin said.
The board meeting also discussed the preparations for the Belarus' Fed Cup World Group playoffs tie against Slovakia scheduled for 21-22 April.More about Sport