[Yahoo] Massu reaches Palermo quarters

Rusty Backhand
09-30-2004, 09:31 PM
Defending champion Nicolas Massu reached the quarterfinals at the Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia when Potito Starace quit with a stomach illness while trailing 4-1 Thursday. The top-seeded Massu, an Olympic gold medalist in singles and doubles, now meets fifth-seeded Filippo Volandri, who beat Spanish qualifier Galo Blanco 6-2, 6-1.