Nikolay Davydenko was to face Philipp Kohlschreiber in the second singles on clay at the Olympic indoor stadium.
Russia won its second Davis Cup title last season over Argentina.
Germany hasn't beaten Russia since 1993, when it won its fourth Davis Cup title. The Germans reached the semifinals the next two years, but lost to Russia both times. The Russians again beat Germany in the first round in 1999.
Brenton Tarrant, the shooter from New Zealand's Christchurch, was not a lone wolf. The West has missed out an important point - the formation of organised Christian extremism
Those who convientenly blame Muslims and Islam for "extremism" and "terrorism" should rethink and read the living history for truth, honesty and justice
The Moroccan occupation remains the last case of decolonization in Africa. The Moroccan military invaded in 1975 despite a clear ruling issued by the ICJ.