Poland travel to Sweden for this World Group II first round match. This will be the sixth meeting between the two nations and they have historically been close-fought contests. Poland lead the head-to-head 3-2. Sweden won the last meeting in 2012.
Sweden are competing in World Group II following a tough 3-2 defeat at the hands of USA. Sofia Arvidsson got Sweden off to a great start defeating Sloane Stephens but Serena and Venus Williams won the next three singles rubbers to give USA the victory.
Poland defeated Belgium 4-1 in the 2013 World Group II play-offs to secure their place in World Group II for 2014. Sisters Agnieszka and Urszula Radwanska won three of the four singles rubbers to seal victory before Poland also won the doubles rubber.