Nalbandian to face Cilic in Davis Cup opener



BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — David Nalbandian of Argentina will face Marin Cilic of Croatia in opening singles Friday in the Davis Cup quarterfinal on clay in Buenos Aires.

In the draw Thursday, Juan Martin del Potro was picked to play Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in the second singles match.

Doubles are Saturday with reverse singles on Sunday.

Argentina has been the losing finalist four times, including last year against Spain. Croatia won the Davis Cup in 2005.