Katie Boulter gave britain a winning start for their first Fed Cup tie home land by overcoming the Kaja Juvan in straight sets of Slovenia for 26 years.

The number 2 be at on her 18-year-old competition 64.

GB are all bidding to reach at the World Group II.

The hosts’ number one Johanna Konta will face Dalila Jakupovic at the second singles rubber of Wednesday.

There are just eight teams – split to two groups – taking part in the Europe/Africa round-robin event in Bath.

The band winners face each other with the winner moving through to the World Group II playoffs for a chance of promotion of April.

More to follow.

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