[Yahoo] Mauresmo reaches semis at Antwerp (AP)

Rusty Backhand
02-17-2006, 02:16 PM
Defending champion Amelie Mauresmo won her 13th straight match to advance to the semifinals of the Diamond Games, beating Patty Schnyder 6-2, 6-4 on Friday. The sixth-seeded Schnyder fought the flu and Mauresmo's strong backhand and volleys. The second-seeded Frenchwoman will face fourth-seeded Nadia Petrova of Russia, who beat qualifier Olga Savchuk of Ukraine 6-3, 6-3.