The draw for next year's Davis Cup event, was made in Paris this afternoon. In round one, France will be going on the road in Europe, to face Germany.
The two teams have played four times before, with all their meetings having been on clay. France lead the head to head 4-2.
Richard enjoyed his debut in Davis Cup this year, as France made the quarterfinals before losing to Russia. Richard maintains that it's a dream for him to play Davis Cup and represent his country.
The tie will be played next February, 10th-12th.
For more information visit the Official Davis Cup website