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Chakvetadze, Safina, Vaidisova, Daniilidou, Paszek advance

Updated: October 24, 2007, 5:03 PM ET
Associated Press

LINZ, Austria -- Anna Chakvetadze overwhelmed weak-serving Francesca Schiavone 6-0, 6-2 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Generali Ladies.

Schiavone double-faulted 10 times and won only eight points on her serve in the opening set of the 47-minute match.

Chakvetadze, a Russian ranked No. 7, drew the top seeding after defending champion Maria Sharapova and Nadia Petrova pulled out with injuries. She will next play sixth-seeded Patty Schnyder or Alicia Molik.

Earlier, ...

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