[Yahoo] Federer beats Gaudio in return (AP)

Rusty Backhand
11-15-2004, 11:16 PM
Top-ranked Roger Federer returned to action after missing three weeks with a torn thigh muscle and defeated Gaston Gaudio 6-1, 7-6 (4) in the first round of the ATP Masters Cup championships Monday. Two-time Masters Cup winner Lleyton Hewitt met Carlos Moya of Spain in a later match. Federer played in a tournament for the first time since he beat Andy Roddick at Bangkok early last month for his...