[Yahoo] Petrova advances at Bausch & Lomb (AP)

Rusty Backhand
04-05-2006, 12:46 AM
Top-seeded Nadia Petrova overcame a sluggish second set to beat Katerina Bohmova of the Czech Republic 6-1, 6-7 (6), 6-3 in the first round of the Bausch & Lomb Championships on Tuesday. Petrova, the No. 7 ranked player in the world, was coasting after winning the first set 6-1 and going up 4-1 in the second.