Defending champions Russia, led by new Aussie Open champ Maria "Shriek"apova, arrived in Israel for a press conference ahead of their FED CUP tie versus the host country's team. Elena Vesnina, Anna Chakvetadze, and Dinara Safina round out the Russian team. World No. 17 Shahar Peer will lead the Israeli team this weekend, which also includes Tzipi Oblizer, Keren Shlomo, and Julia Glushko.
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