The series had in Kristina Mladenovic his great figure. The former Top 10 in singles and today No. 2 in the world in doubles won the three games he played in the match against the "aussies", beating Alja Tomlanovic and Aslhleigh Barty (No. 1) in singles and defeating his own Barty and Caroline Garcia in the fifth point doubles.
The one achieved in oceanic lands was for "Les Blues" the third in his medal list after those obtained in 1997 and 2003, respectively.
The RAC Arena in Perth, prepared for a local team party, witnessed how the team led by former French player Julien Bennettau prevented them from cutting a 45-year streak without winning the title.