Venus Williams Upset by Petrova at French Open as Henin Defeats Sharapova

Russia’s Nadia Petrova defeated second-seeded Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3, to reach the French Open quarterfinals.

It was the first time in five meetings that the 19th-seeded Russian defeated 29-year-old Williams.

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