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Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Bartoli retires with wrist injury after dropping first set
STRASBOURG, France -- Peng Shuai reached the quarterfinals of the Strasbourg International on Wednesday after top-seeded
retired with a right wrist injury.
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Bartoli trailed 6-1, 1-0 when she retired. Peng broke her three times, including the opening game of the second set.
6-4, 6-4. Bondarenko, who broke her opponent's serve five times, plays
, who beat Yan Zi 6-2, 5-7, 6-4.
also advanced to the last eight. Pennetta defeated Stephanie Cohen-Aloro 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, while Srebotnik advanced by beating
7-6 (4), 6-0.
Also, defending champion
Anabel Medina Garrigues
of Japan saved all five break points before topping
6-4, 6-3; and 18-year-old Chan Yung-jan rallied past
2-6, 6-1, 6-1.
The clay-court tournament is a warmup to the French Open, which starts Sunday.