Slovakia’s women’s tennis team advanced to the Fed Cup Finals to be held in April in Budapest after triumphing over Britain 3-1 in the qualifiers at home in the National Tennis Center in Bratislava.

With Slovakia carrying a 2-0 advantage from Friday, Anna Karolina Schmiedlova was the key player to decide the outcome of the joust against Britain, winning both her singles matches.

After defeating Heather Watson on Friday, she managed to overcome Harriet Dart 7-5, 6-3 on Saturday with great serving and a strong mental attitude