Dementieva, Mauresmo win in straight sets, advance

10/24/2008 - Tennis

LUXEMBOURG -- Olympic champion Elena Dementieva beat Gisela
Dulko of Argentina 6-2, 6-2 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals
of the Fortis Championships.

The top-seeded Russian will play former No. 1 Amelie Mauresmo on
Friday. The French veteran swept past Anna-Lena Groenefeld of
Germany 6-3, 6-1.

In the only other second-round match remaining, seventh-seeded
Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain defeated Catalina Castano of
Colombia 6-2, 4-6, 7-5.