[Yahoo] Federer-Nalbandian to open Masters Cup (AP)

Rusty Backhand
11-12-2005, 03:46 PM
The Tennis Masters Cup is wasting no time getting to its headline player -- top-ranked Roger Federer, whose game could be shaky because of a sprained ankle. Federer, seeking his third consecutive Masters Cup title, begins the eight-day, year-end tournament Sunday against David Nalbandian. "I definitely need confidence because I haven't played in seven weeks," Federer said Saturday.