Watch Japan vs Italy Live Stream – Davis Cup 2018
The 2018 Davis Cup will be the 107th edition of the Davis Cup, a tournament between national teams in men’s tennis. It is sponsored by BNP Paribas. In 2018, new rules were introduced for the Group I and II zonal events, with ties now being played as best-of-three sets over the course of two days.
JAPAN vs. ITALY
Morioka, Japan (Indoor Hard)
Taro Daniel vs Fabio Fognini
Yuichi Sugita vs Andreas Seppi
In their first meeting in 86 years, Italy travels to Japan for the first time in Davis Cup history. Eighth seed Italy looks to seal its spot in the last eight for the fifth time in six years this weekend and will lay its hopes on No. 22 Fabio Fognini, Paolo Lorenzi, Andreas Seppi, Thomas Fabbiano and Simone Bolelli.
However, Japan’s Yuichi Sugita, Taro Daniel, Go Soeda, Yasutaka Uchiyama and Ben Mclachlan aim to upset the 1976 champion and reach the quarter-finals for just the second time in World Group history.