Davis Cup: Seppi pulls Italy even with Croatia
Seppi is ranked a career-high No. 18 after reaching the fourth round of the Australian Open.
Italy is looking to win its first World Group series since 1998, when it finished runner-up. Croatia won the Davis Cup in 2005. The winner faces Spain or Canada in the quarterfinals.
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