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No.5 Seed Vinci Stopped by Barthel in Paris, Bartoli to Play Fed Cup

Marion Bartoli

Marion Bartoli

(January 30, 2013) Mona Barthel stopped fifth seed Roberta Vinci at the Open GDF Suez on Wednesday,  4-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the second round.

Barthel will play third-seeded Marion Bartoli in the quarterfinals after the Frenchwoman battled back from four set-points down to defeat Christina McHale 7-5, 6-1.

Bartoli has been named to the French Fed Cup team after a nine year hiatus.

Bartoli fell out with former captain Nicolas Escude but current Fed Cup captain Amelie Mauresmo.

Bartoli will join Pauline Parmentier, Kristina Mladenovic, Alize Cornet and Virginie Razzano on the French team

OPEN GDF SUEZ
Paris, France
January 28-February 3, 2013
$690,000/Premier
Hard/Indoors

Results - Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Singles – Second Round
(2/WC) Petra Kvitova (CZE) d. (Q) Stefanie Voegele (SUI) 76(5) 63
(3) Marion Bartoli (FRA) d. Christina McHale (USA) 75 61
Mona Barthel (GER) d. (5) Roberta Vinci (ITA) 46 61 63

First Round
(6/WC) Lucie Safarova (CZE) d. Lourdes Domínguez Lino (ESP) 26 61 61
Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) d. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS) 76(7) 46 63
(Q) Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) d. (Q) Virginie Razzano (FRA) 64 36 63
(LL) Kiki Bertens (NED) d. Tamira Paszek (AUT) 64 75

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(1) Errani/Vinci (ITA/ITA) d. (WC) Coin/Parmentier (FRA/FRA) 46 62 119 (Match TB)
Pavlyuchenkova/Safarova (RUS/CZE) d. (4) Peschke/Rosolska (CZE/POL) 62 63

Doubles – First Round
Dolonc/Husarova (SRB/SVK) d. (3) Goerges/Niculescu (GER/ROU) 62 26 119 (Match TB)

Order Of Play – Thursday, January 31, 2013
Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Dominika Cibulkova vs. Kiki Bertens
2. Carla Suárez Navarro vs. Klara Zakopalova (NB 13.00hrs)
3. Alizé Cornet vs. Lucie Safarova
4. Sara Errani vs. Magdalena Rybarikova
5. Kristina Mladenovic vs. Yanina Wickmayer (NB 19.00hrs)
6. Dushevina/Medina Garrigues vs. Dolonc/Husarova

Court 1 (from 17.00hrs)
1. Dekmeijere/Foretz Gacon vs. Hlavackova/Huber

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