Roddick does it again

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Andy Roddick led the Americans to a 4-1 win over Switzerland in Davis Cup first round action Sunday in Birmingham.

The sixth-ranked American beat Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka (vah-VINK'-ah) is straight sets for the clinching win in the best-of-five series.

The American faces Croatia in the next round. Roddick is now 11-0 when he has a chance to close out a Davis Cup series.

His 31st Davis Cup win moves him past Andre Agassi into second place on the U.S. list, 10 behind John McEnroe.

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