Berdych, Stepanek to play Davis Cup

Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek will team up again for
defending champion Czech Republic in next month’s Davis Cup match
against Switzerland.

Berdych and Stepanek gave the Czechs the title for the first
time as an independent nation by beating Spain 3-2 in the final in
November in Prague after playing both the singles and the

Lukas Rosol, who upset Rafael Nadal in the second round of
Wimbledon, and Jiri Vesely are also on the Czech team for the
first-round World Group match in Geneva on Feb. 1-3. Switzerland
will be without Roger Federer, who is skipping the match.