[Reuters] Champion Mauresmo exits German Open

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05-06-2005, 01:01 PM
BERLIN, May 6 (Reuters) - Champion Amelie Mauresmo was knocked out of the German Open on Friday by Russian sixth seed Nadia Petrova, who won the baseline-dominated quarter-final 6-2 6-3. Second seed Mauresmo looked under pressure from the start, hitting a total of 34 unforced errors and six double faults in Berlin's Steffi Graf claycourt stadium.