Andrea Petkovic beats Kirilenko at French Open
Andrea Petkovic of Germany beat No. 25 Maria Kirilenko of Russia 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 Monday at the French Open to reach her second consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinal.
The 15th-ranked Petkovic stretched her winning streak to nine matches, including a clay-court title at Strasbourg the week before play began at Roland Garros.
Petkovic never had been past the second round at the French Open.