PRAGUE, Czech Republic, May 9 (UPI) -- No. 1 seed Marion Bartoli reached the quarterfinals of the Prague Open Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-4, decision over Viktoriya Kutuzova.
Bartoli's win set up a meeting with Jarmila Gajdosova in the clay court event that serves as a prelude to the French Open.
Nathalie Dechy, the fifth seed, completed her first-round match by defeating Renata Voracova, 7-5, 6-0. That match had been suspended by darkness Tuesday, with Dechy owning a 2-0 lead in the second set.