The nominations for the Europe/Africa Zone Group II event taking place in Siauliai, Lithuania on 14-16 April have been announced.
Liechtenstein's Stephanie Vogt and Montenegro's Danka Kovinic are the top players nominated this year. Both Vogt, ranked No. 145 in the WTA rankings, and Kovinic, ranked one place higher, will be trying to guide their nations to Zone Group I for the very first time.
Georgia and South Africa are the only two nations to have four players with a WTA ranking. Having been relegated last year, Georgia will be looking to make a swift return to Zone Group I. South Africa will be hoping to return to Zone Group I for the first time since 2006.
A full list of nominations can be found below.
Captain: Vojin Sukalo
Ola Abou Zekry
Captain: Khaled Farouk
Playing Captain: Emma Laine
Captain: Margalita Chakhnashvili
Kathinka von Deichmann
Captain: Daniel Kieber
Captain: Edita Liachoviciute
Captain: Ivan Nikolic
Madrie Le Roux
Captain: Earl Grainger