(November 14, 2013) A little more pressure has been added to No. 2 Novak Djokovic as the Davis Cup final between Serbia and the Czech Republic takes place this weekend in Belgrade. No. 2 Serbian player Janko Tipsarevic has withdrawn due to a right heel injury. Taking his place on team Serbia will be Dusan Lajovic, ranked No. 117 in the world.
The International Tennis Federation conducted the Davis Cup World Group Final draw on Thursday:
WORLD GROUP FINAL
SERBIA v CZECH REPUBLIC
Venue: Belgrade Arena, Belgrade, SRB (hard – indoors)
Novak Djokovic (SRB) v Radek Stepanek (CZE)
Dusan Lajovic (SRB) v Tomas Berdych (CZE)
Ilija Bozoljac/Nenad Zimonjic (SRB) v Jan Hajek/Lukas Rosol (CZE)
Novak Djokovic (SRB) v Tomas Berdych (CZE)
Dusan Lajovic (SRB) v Radek Stepanek (CZE)
Serbia is seeking their second Davis Cup title. They won it back in 2010.