[Yahoo] Safin, Youzhy reach quarterfinals (AP)

Rusty Backhand
10-28-2004, 09:16 PM
Two-time champion Marat Safin eliminated Sargis Sargsian 6-4, 6-2 Thursday reach the quarterfinals of the St. Petersburg Open. ``Everything worked out. I'm satisfied with my game today,'' said Safin, who won this tournament in 2000-01 and is seeded No. 1 this year. Serving for the match, he wasted five match points before ending it with a cross-court forehand winner.