AUSTRALIA takes on Russia on Saturday in a World Group Fed Cup tie in Hobart.
All the competing Russian players are ranked outside the Top 100, with Australia hoping to beat their opponents for the first time since 1983.
Gold Coast girl Sam Stosur is confident they can do the job.
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“It’s all about giving your best and I think if we can do that, than certainly we have every chance to win our matches,” Stosur said.
The tennis star said she thrives on support from her team members.
“It’s nice being part of a team and having the rest of the girls on the sidelines cheering for you.”