Event Notes: Del Piero To Play Against J.League's Sagan Tosu In July
A-League Sydney FC player Alessandro Del Piero will travel to Japan to play J.League's Sagan Tosu in "DHC presents Special Match" on July 24. It will be Del Piero's second visit to Japan in two years. He participated in J.League Special Match to support the earthquake disaster relief in '12 (Sydney FC). ... The Spanish Tennis Federation (FET) confirmed that, despite the opinion of the Federación Madrileña, "Madrid does want" to be the site of the qualifying for the duration of the world group of the Davis Cup between Spain and Ukraine. The FET said, "The Davis Cup is a competition of the International Federation and it is Spain that is charged with choosing the site, not the territorial federations" (AS, 5/16). ... After a four-year absence, Cuba will send a team to participate in the group III of America of the Tennis Davis Cup to be held on June 17-22 in La Paz, Bolivia (XINHUA, 5/15).