Davis Cup – GB Drawn Against Tunisia

Davis CupTeam GB will begin next years Davis Cup campaign with a home tie against Tunisia in March 2011.

Britain should be favourites to win the Europe/Africa Group II meeting, regardless of whether or not the teams best player Andy Murray plays or not.

Marek Jaziri, ranked 420th, is the only Tunisian player inside the world’s top 1,000, while Britain have seven players above him in the standings.

Britain will need three wins next year to secure promotion back to Group I. Victory over Tunisia would set up a meeting against either Luxembourg or Ireland in the second round another match the GB team would be favourites to win.

Smith’s team completed a 5-0 win over Turkey in their last Davis Cup match.