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Henin routs Bartoli; Mauresmo advances in walkover

Updated: June 22, 2007, 10:20 AM ET
Associated Press

EASTBOURNE, England -- Defending champion Justine Henin needed less than an hour to beat Marion Bartoli 6-1, 6-3 Friday to reach the final of the Eastbourne International.

Henin will face Amelie Mauresmo, who advanced when Nadia Petrova retired with an injury after losing the first set 6-4.

The top-seeded Henin broke serve immediately to go up 2-0 in the first set, and then hit a backhand winner down the line to earn a second break for 5-1. Henin served out for the set, holding ...

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