PALERMO, Sicily (AP) _ Fourth-seeded Gala Leon Garcia of Spain defeated Maria Elena Camerin of Italy 6-0, 6-1 Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals of a $110,000 clay-court tournament in Palermo.

Leon Garcia, ranked 49th, will face the winner of the match between Virginia Ruano Pascual of Spain and Tathiana Garbin of Italy.

In a late match Tuesday, second-seeded Tatiana Panova of Russia downed Giulia Casoni of Italy 6-3, 6-4.