[Yahoo] Dechy reaches Strasbourg quarters (AP)

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05-18-2005, 07:01 PM
Top-seeded Nathalie Dechy of France beat Iveta Benesova of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-2 Wednesday to reach the Strasbourg International quarterfinals. The clay-court tournament is a warmup for the French Open, which begins Monday in Paris. Shuai Peng of China upset second-seeded Tatiana Golovin of France 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 to set up a meeting with Marta Domachowska of Poland.