[Yahoo] Mauresmo to meet Safina in Paris final (AP)

Rusty Backhand
02-12-2005, 06:31 PM
Local favorite Amelie Mauresmo beat fourth-seeded Nadia Petrova of Russia 7-5, 6-3 on Saturday in the Open Gaz de France, setting up a final matchup with Russian Dinara Safina. Safina rallied to defeat Tatiana Golovin of France 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (2) in 2 hours and 21 minutes. The second-seeded Mauresmo, a winner in Paris in 2001 and two-time runner-up, has 15 career titles but no Grand Slam...