Tennis: Davis Cup - Argentina 2 Germany 0

Results in the Davis Cup World Group first round tie on Friday:

Argentina 2 Germany 0

Carlos Berlocq (ARG) bt Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER) 3-6, 7-5, 2-6, 6-4, 4-5 - retired

Juan Monaco (ARG) bt Florian Mayer (GER) 6-7 (4/7), 6-3, 6-3, 6-4

Saturday (1600 GMT)

David Nalbandian/Horacio Zeballos (ARG) v Philipp Kohlschreiber/Christopher Kas (GER)

Sunday (1400 GMT)

Juan Monaco (ARG) v Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER)

Carlos Berlocq (ARG) v Florian Mayer (GER)

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