(Paris) Canada, holders, will face Italy, Sweden and Chile in Bologna (Italy) in the group stage of the next Davis Cup (September 12-17), according to the draw made on Wednesday in Málaga (Spain).

Australia, 2022 finalists, will play in Manchester against Great Britain, France and Switzerland.

Note the attractive group C which brings together Spain and Serbia, but without assurance of the participation of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic who did not play the last edition.

The top two from each group will qualify for the quarter-finals of the national team competition. This knockout final draw will be played in Malaga from November 21-26.