[Yahoo] Chakvetadze to meet Venus in quarters (AP)

Rusty Backhand
05-18-2005, 07:31 PM
Seventh-seeded Anna Chakvetadze defeated fellow Russian Tatiana Panova 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 in the second round of the Istanbul Cup on Wednesday to set up a quarterfinal match against Venus Williams. Chakvetadze plays Thursday against the top-seeded Williams, who is looking for her first tournament victory since Warsaw in April 2004.