Elena Dementieva has romped through to the semifinals of Australian Open 2009, dispatching Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2 6-2 at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday.
Dementieva will face the winner of S. Williams and S. Kuznetsova
Neither player served an ace in the match, while Dementieva served 10 double faults to Suarez Navarro’s two
Dementieva served at just 43 per cent on her first serves, but won 79 per cent of those points
The Russian had 24 winners and an equal number of unforced errors; the Spaniard recorded 14 winners and 28 unforced errors
Suarez Navarro failed to capitalise on all 10 of her break point chances; Dementieva converted four of her five break point opportunities
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