[Reuters] Confident Federer opens with victory in Kooyong

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01-12-2005, 10:16 AM
MELBOURNE, Jan 12 (Reuters) - World number one Roger Federer oozed confidence as he warmed up for the defence of his Australian Open crown with a 5-7 6-1 6-4 victory over French Open champion Gaston Gaudio in the Kooyong Classic on Wednesday.