Garbin defeats Sanchez-Vicario
July 25, 2002
Sopot, Poland (Sports Network) - Italy's Tathiana Garbin took out the highest remaining seed in No. 3 Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario in quarterfinal action of the $300,000 clay-court Idea Prokom Open.
A day after the top-two seeds Silvia Farina Elia of Italy and Patty Schnyder of Switzerland were ousted, Garbin whipped the former world No. 1 Spaniard, 6-1, 6-1.
Up next for Garbin will be sixth-seeded Slovakian Henrieta Nagyova, the highest seeded player left in the event. Nagyova topped Barbara Rittner, 7-5, 7-5, to advance.