Although the world No 26 had expressed hope that he would still be able to lead Britain's team in Marbella, he was not named as one of the singles players in Thursday's draw.
Sept 22 (Reuters) - Britain will travel to Canada in the first round of the 2017 Davis Cup, while the United States host Switzerland, after the draw was made on Thursday.
MIKE DICKSON: Andy Murray and Great Britain’s team are likely to experience a cacophony like they have never heard before when the Davis Cup final gets underway on Friday.
LILLE, France, Sept 14 (Reuters) - French number two Lucas Pouille will kick off the Davis Cup semi-final against Serbia when he takes on Dusan Lajovic in the first singles match, according to the draw made on Thursday.
The draw for the first-round tie at Kooyong was held Thursday morning, and Sam Groth will open against John Isner in singles, with Bernard Tomic playing Jack Sock in the second match.