The draw for the 2013 Davis Cup World Group has been released. The first round fixtures will take place in early February. Among the big match ups is the tie between Switzerland and Czech Republic with a possible showdown between Roger Federer and Tomas Berdych.
Canada [c] v Spain [s]
Italy [c] v Croatia [s]
Belgium [c] v Serbia [s]
USA [s] [c] v Brazil
France [s] [c] v Israel
Argentina [s] [c] v Germany
Kazakhstan [s] [c] [*] v Austria
Switzerland [c] v Czech Republic [s]
[s] = Seeded nation
[c] = Choice of ground
[*] = Choice of ground decided by lot
The home nation is listed first for each tie.