Top-30 ranked pair Benoit Paire and Gael Monfils received their singles matches to be particular France opened their ATP Cup advertising and marketing and marketing campaign with victory over Chile.
On day two of the inaugural match in Brisbane, Paire opened with a 6-7 (3-7) 6-3 6-3 put off over Nicolas Jarry.
Monfils sealed the Neighborhood A put off by beating Cristian Garin 6-3 7-5.
Japan, with out Kei Nishikori, received all three matches in opposition to Uruguay in Neighborhood B in Perth, whereas Argentina beat Poland 2-1 in Neighborhood E in Sydney.
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem all play later on Saturday as Serbia, Spain and Austria originate up their campaigns in opposition to South Africa, Georgia and Croatia respectively.
The 24-nation match is spread across three Australian cities – Brisbane, Perth and Sydney – and parts six groups of 4 groups, who every play three spherical-robin ties.
The six community winners, plus the particular two runners-up, will progress to the quarter-finals.
Huge Britain, who are with out Andy Murray after he pulled out thru injure,lost their opening tie in opposition to Bulgariaon Friday.
Jamie Murray and Joe Salisbury were overwhelmed in a thrilling deciding doubles match which ended at 02:47 native time in Sydney.