US Open Finalist Andy Roddick will take on Marat Safin the opening rubber at the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Semifinal in Moscow on Friday. Mikhail Youzhny will take the No. 1 position for Russia and will face USA's James Blake in the second rubber at the Olympic Stadium.
The draw is as follows:
Marat Safin (RUS) v Andy Roddick (USA)
Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) v James Blake (USA)
Dmitry Tursunov/Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) v Bob Bryan/Mike Bryan (USA)
Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) v Andy Roddick (USA)
Marat Safin (RUS) v James Blake (USA)
What an opener! Most anticipated match-up! Let's go Marat!
Must be tired...sucked in practice?