[Yahoo] Coria, Ferrero advance in Rotterdam (AP)

Rusty Backhand
02-14-2005, 10:01 PM
Second-seeded Guillermo Coria and former No. 1 Juan Carlos Ferrero won in straight sets Monday in the first round of the ABN Amro tournament. Coria beat Dutch wild card Raemon Sluiter 6-2, 6-4 and next faces Paradorn Srichaphan, who edged Igor Andreev of Russia 7-6 (4), 1-6, 7-5. Ferrero, last year's runner-up, beat Rainer Schuettler of Germany 6-4, 6-2 for a fourth straight time.