Konta and Watson persevered through a horrendous beginning to their Feb. 2017 Fed cup match, as the Croatians tied down a twofold break to lead 3-0 and, notwithstanding some obstruction, they in the long run lost the initially set 6-4.
The Australian Open quarter-finalist Konta got treatment to one side lower leg from the get-go in the subsequent set, however she disregarded the minor issue to help reestablish equality and power a choosing set.
Konta dropped the initial assistance round of the third, twofold blaming to give the Croatians an early benefit, however the following three games likewise conflicted with the serve to leave it tied at 2-2 with the strain mounting.
The British couple at last put sunshine among themselves and their adversaries to wrap up triumph and proceed with their mission to acquire advancement from Euro/Africa Zone Group I.
Keothavong, the group skipper, was enchanted with the fighting success. “I’m totally elated,” she told lta.org.uk. “It’s been a genuine passionate rollercoaster, however the manner in which the young ladies performed today and all through the entire week, I’m simply so pleased with them. It was difficult today against Croatia, with it boiling down to the choosing duplicates. It was so close, everybody was as eager and anxious as can be. Yet, they battled their hearts out and played with such a lot of energy out there. I’m so glad for them.”