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Marion Bartoli, Andrea Petkovic win

Updated: May 17, 2011, 2:02 PM ET
Associated Press

STRASBOURG, France -- Top-seeded Marion Bartoli and Andrea Petkovic reached the second round of the Strasbourg International with straight-sets wins Tuesday.

Bartoli overcame problems with her serve to defeat 40-year-old Kimiko Date-Krumm 6-2, 6-1, breaking the Japanese veteran six times.

She will play Elena Baltacha of Britain, who led 6-3 when Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia retired.

The second-seeded Petkovic cruised past Anna-Lena Groenefeld 6-3, 6-1 in an all-German ...

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