Geelong Lawn Tennis Club, Victoria, 11 February 2012 | Tennis Australia

Australian doubles pair Lleyton Hewitt and Chris Guccione will strive to seal the Davis Cup tie in Geelong today, weather permitting.

With heavy downpours overnight, the grass courts at the Geelong Lawn Tennis Club have also been sealed with thick plastic covers and will be ready for play on Saturday afternoon.

Australia currently leads China in the Asia Oceania zone one tie 2-0 following Lleyton Hewitt and Bernard Tomic’s straight sets singles victories on Friday over Zhang Ze and Wu Di respectively.

Hewitt and Guccione are scheduled to play Zhang Ze and Li Zhe from 12.30 pm, however light rain is expected to delay the match. will keep you updated on start times, with the live stream preview show starting at noon.

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The winner of this tie will play either Korea or Chinese Taipei in April for a place in the World Group play-off in September. Korea currently leads Chinese Taipei 2-0. Should Australia face Korea, they would play at home but the Aussies would play an away tie against Chinese Taipei.