(April 10, 2013) The Draw for the 2013 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group play-offs was held today at the ITF’s headquarters in London. The World Group play-offs will take place on 13-15 September alongside the World Group semifinals.
The winning nations in the World Group play-offs will qualify for the 2014 World Group, while the losing nations will compete in their respective Zone Group I competitions in 2014.
Seeds for the draw were based on the latest ITF Davis Cup Nations Ranking of 8 April.
The draw is as follows:
2013 World Group play-offs (13-15 September)
Spain (s) (c) (*) v Ukraine
Netherlands (c) (*) v Austria (s)
Croatia (s) (c) v Great Britain
Switzerland (s) (c) (*) v Ecuador
Germany (s) (c) v Brazil
Poland (c) (*) v Australia (s)
Belgium (s) (c) v Israel
Japan (s) (c) (*) v Colombia
(s) denotes seeded nation
(c) denotes choice of ground
(*) denotes choice of ground determined by lot