Five Seeds Slide Through at WTA Bogota

Posted on February 22, 2006

All five seeds in play cruised into the second round in straight sets Tuesday on the red clay at the WTA stop in Bogota, with winners (1) Flavia Pennetta (d. Bohmova), (2) Gisela Dulko (d. Skavronskaia), (3) Catalina Castano (d. Munoz), (6) Lourdes Dominguez Lino (d. Kanepi), and (8) Maria Sanchez Lorenzo (d. Sassi).

Un-seeds into the second round were Spanish wildcard Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (d. M.Johansson), Italian Nathalie Vierin (d. Pous Tio), Belarus' Anastasiya Yakimova (d. P.Garcia, bagel in the second), Croatian Ivana Abramovic (d. Martinez Granados), Italian qualifier Sara Errani (d. N.Uberoi), and Slovak Ludmilla Cervanova (d. Benitez).

Lining up Wednesday on the dirt are Errani vs. Dulko, Yakimova vs. Loit, Dominguez Lino vs. Martinez Sanchez, and Diaz-Oliva vs. Cervanova.