Fans encouraged to wear patriotic colors Friday for 'Davis Cup Red, White & Blue' Day

(Photo courtesy Belmont University)

Fans are being encouraged to don patriotic colors for "Davis Cup Red, White & Blue" Day this Friday.

Belmont University is hosting the quarterfinals between the U.S. and Belgium being played at the university's Curb Event Center from April 6 to April 8. Click here for a schedule of events and matches.

Nashville Mayor David Briley recently proclaimed Friday as "Davis Cup Red, White & Blue" Day Nashville in honor of this weekend’s international tennis event.

“Nashville is honored to host the Davis Cup for the first time since 1978, and I know Belmont University will be a tremendous site for these matches between the U.S. team and Belgium,” Mayor David Briley said. “Thank you to everyone who has worked so hard to make this extraordinary tennis showcase possible here.”

The winner of the match this weekend will advance to the World Group Semifinal in September.