[Yahoo] Roddick gets berth in year-ending event (AP)

Rusty Backhand
10-17-2005, 06:16 PM
Andy Roddick clinched a berth in the Tennis Masters Cup, leaving four of the eight spots open. As winners of the year's Grand Slam titles, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Marat Safin were assured places in the $4.45 million season-ending tournament, Nov. 7-13 at Shanghai, China. It's the third consecutive year Roddick qualified for the Tennis Masters Cup.