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Watch First Round 2009 Davis Cup Competition Live on TV. U.S.A. vs. Switzerland March 6-8.

Tennis Channel Live from Birmingham Alabama, the Tennis Channel has got this weekend covered in HD: March 6, 2 pm, singles; March 7, 2 PM, doubles; and, March 8, 2 PM singles. "Instant Encore" replays will air throughout the weekend for those who can't catch the live matches.

Leading the American team is Captain Patrick McEnroe. He returns with the same team that won the title in 2007: twins Bob and Mike Bryan, the World No. 1 doubles tandem and 2009 Australian Open doubles champions, along with No. 6 and No. 13 singles players Andy Roddick and James Blake, respectively. Switzerland will be without its top-ranked player Roger Federer, who was forced to withdraw due to a back injury, but still brings an impressive roster of Stanislas Wawrinka, Stephane Bohli, Marco Chiudinelli and Yves Allegro into Birmingham.

Learn more at Tennis Channel.