18 September 2013
2014 Davis Cup Draw to be streamed live
The 2014 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas draw is taking place in London on Wednesday 18 September at 11:00 local time (10:00 GMT).
This year the ITF is pleased to announce that you can watch the draw live on DavisCup.com, which means you will be among the first to know the fate of your nation in next year's competition.
The draw, which is taking place at the office of BNP Paribas in London, will dictate the teams to face one another in the 2014 World Group as well as Zone Groups I and II.
According to the Davis Cup Regulations, the two finalist nations are seeded No. 1 and No. 2 in the World Group for the following year, and will be drawn in opposite halves. Seeds 3-8 are in accordance with the latest ITF Davis Cup Nations Ranking of 16 September.
1. Czech Republic
The seeded nations will be drawn against the remaining World Group nations: Australia, Belgium, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Switzerland
Seeds for the Zone Group I and Group II competitions are also based on the latest Davis Cup Nations Ranking.
Americas Zone Group I
Remaining Nations: Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Uruguay, Venezuela
Asia/Oceania Zone Group I
2. Korea, Rep.
Remaining Nations: China P.R, Chinese Taipei, India, New Zealand
Americas Zone Group II
4. El Salvador
Remaining Nations: Barbados, Bolivia, Guatemala, Paraguay
Asia/Oceania Zone Group II
Remaining Nations: Hong Kong, Kuwait, Sri Lanka, Vietnam
Davis Cup by BNP Paribas is the largest annual international team competition in sport with 130 nations taking part in 2013 in the ITF’s centenary year. The competition is 114 years old having been founded in 1900. The title sponsor is BNP Paribas, the Official Bank of Davis Cup. International sponsors are HP (Official Technology Sponsor), Rolex (Official Timekeeper) Hugo Boss (Official Men's Fashion Clothing Sponsor), Adecco (Official HR Sponsor) and NH Hoteles (Official Hotel). Wilson Sporting Goods (Official Ball) is an international partner. Follow all the action on www.daviscup.com