[Yahoo] Petrova takes Bausch & Lomb title (AP)

Rusty Backhand
04-09-2006, 11:16 PM
Nadia Petrova stared at the crystal trophy and asked, "Where's my champagne and big straw?" After a trying week filled with morning runs on the beach and swims in the ocean, Petrova was ready to celebrate her third victory in the last six months. The 23-year-old Russian used a strong serve and patient play to beat Francesca Schiavone for the first time in five meetings and win the Bausch & Lomb...