Tamira Paszek continued her march through the Commonwealth Bank Tennis Classic draw today, defeating top seed Daniela Hantuchova, 6-2, 5-7, 6-4. For her part, 2nd seed Patty Schnyder defeated Nadia Petrova, 7-5, 6-1.
Paszek and Schnyder have played twice. Last year, Paszek took Schnyder out of the U.S. Open in the third round. However, this year, in Doha, Schnyder defeated her in straight sets, including one set of 6-0.