Doha YEC’s Order of Play – Saturday, October 31, 2009 / Result Day 4

Singles / Doubles – Centre Court (from 14.00hrs)
1. Cara Black/Liezel Huber vs. Samantha Stosur/Rennae Stubbs
2. Venus Williams vs. Jelena Jankovic (NB 16.30hrs)
3. Serena Williams vs. Caroline Wozniacki
4. Nuria Llagostera Vives/María José Martínez Sánchez vs. Serena Williams/Venus Williams  (NB 19.30hrs; after suitable rest)

Latest Resulst – Friday, October 30, 2009
Singles – Round Robin

WHITE GROUP
(8) Jelena Jankovic (SRB) d. (4) Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 62 62
(10) Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) d. (6) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 46 75 41 ret. (cramping)

MAROON GROUP
(3) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) d. (5) Elena Dementieva (RUS) 63 62

ROUND ROBIN GROUP STANDINGS

(match won/lost : set won/lost)

White Group
1. Jelena Jankovic (2-1 : 4-2)
2. Caroline Wozniacki (2-1 : 4-4)
3. Victoria Azarenka (1-1 : 3-2)
4. Agnieszka Radwanska (1-0 : 2-1)

OUT Vera Zvonareva (0-1 : 1-2) (right ankle injury)
OUT Dinara Safina (0-1 : 0-2) (low back injury)

Maroon Group
1. Serena Williams (3-0 : 6-1)
2. Venus Williams (1-2 : 4-5)
3. Svetlana Kuznetsova (1-2 : 3-4)
4. Elena Dementieva (1-2 : 2-5)

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"I didn't know what to expect from Caroline today. I watched her play yesterday and saw what happened," Jankovic said. "I just knew I had to win this one. I wanted to play aggressively and dictate points, and not get into the long points, which I know she's really good at."

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia celebrates after winning against Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 6-2.

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia celebrates after winning against Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki 6-2 ,6-2.

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"I didn't have anything left. I couldn't play like I wanted to," the Dane said. "I definitely feel like I deserve to make it to the semis, but I did everything I could, and I fought the best I could. If I don't get there, it's just bad luck. It's the way it's supposed to be. I still have many more years in front of me."

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Victoria Azarenka retired from their singles match due to cramp against Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland. 4-6, 7-5, 4-1 ret.

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"I was very happy I had the same chance like last year to play at least one match as an alternate," Radwanska said. "Caroline and I are best friends. I think I just gave her a great present and I'm very happy about that."

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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts as she is treated for cramp during her singles match against Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland

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Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia waves after winning her singles match against Elena Dementieva of Russia 6-3, 6-2. "There was still a lot to lose today," Kuznetsova said. "Doesn't matter if I don't qualify. There are ranking points, prize money, everything... it's still a lot. When I go on court, I bring my name. I definitely don't want to lose, no matter what.

Svetlana Kuznetsova’s 6-3, 6-2 win over Elena Dementieva.

Elena Dementieva

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Singles / Doubles – Centre Court (from 14.00hrs)
1. Cara Black/Liezel Huber vs. Samantha Stosur/Rennae Stubbs
2. Venus Williams vs. Jelena Jankovic (NB 16.30hrs)
3. Serena Williams vs. Caroline Wozniacki
4. Nuria Llagostera Vives/María José Martínez Sánchez vs. Serena Williams/Venus Williams  (NB 19.30hrs; after suitable rest)Latest Resulst – Friday, October 30, 2009Singles – Round Robin

WHITE GROUP
(8) Jelena Jankovic (SRB) d. (4) Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 62 62
(10) Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) d. (6) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 46 75 41 ret. (cramping)

MAROON GROUP
(3) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) d. (5) Elena Dementieva (RUS) 63 62

ROUND ROBIN GROUP STANDINGS
(match won/lost : set won/lost)
White Group
1. Jelena Jankovic (2-1 : 4-2)
2. Caroline Wozniacki (2-1 : 4-4)
3. Victoria Azarenka (1-1 : 3-2)
4. Agnieszka Radwanska (1-0 : 2-1)

OUT Vera Zvonareva (0-1 : 1-2) (right ankle injury)
OUT Dinara Safina (0-1 : 0-2) (low back injury)

Maroon Group
1. Serena Williams (3-0 : 6-1)
2. Venus Williams (1-2 : 4-5)
3. Svetlana Kuznetsova (1-2 : 3-4)
4. Elena Dementieva (1-2 : 2-5)

Doha YEC’s Order of Play – Friday, October 30, 2009 / Result Day 3

Singles – Round Robin (REVISED)

Centre Court (from 17.00hrs)
1. Caroline Wozniacki vs. Jelena Jankovic
2. Svetlana Kuznetsova vs. Elena Dementieva
3. Agnieszka Radwanska vs. Victoria Azarenka

* Radwanska replaces Zvonareva (right ankle injury)

Latest Results  – Thursday, October 29, 2009
Round Robin

WHITE GROUP
(4) Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) d. (9) Vera Zvonareva (RUS) 60 67(3) 64

MAROON GROUP
(2) Serena Williams (USA) d. (5) Elena Dementieva (RUS) 62 64
(7) Venus Williams (USA) d. (3) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 62 67(3) 64

ROUND ROBIN GROUP STANDINGS
(match won/lost : set won/lost)
White Group
1. Caroline Wozniacki (2-0 : 4-2)
2. Victoria Azarenka (1-1 : 3-2)
3. Jelena Jankovic (1-1 : 2-2)
4. Agnieszka Radwanska (0-0 : 0-0)

OUT Vera Zvonareva (0-1 : 1-2) (right ankle injury)
OUT Dinara Safina (0-1 : 0-2) (low back injury)

Maroon Group
1. Serena Williams (3-0 : 6-1)
2. Elena Dementieva (1-1 : 2-3)
3. Venus Williams (1-2 : 4-5)
4. Svetlana Kuznetsova (0-2 : 1-4)

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Results : Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Singles – Round Robin
WHITE GROUP
(4) Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) d. (6) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 16 64 75
(8) Jelena Jankovic (SRB) d. (1) Dinara Safina (RUS) 11 ret. (low back injury)

MAROON GROUP
(2) Serena Williams (USA) d. (7) Venus Williams (USA) 57 64 76(4)

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Doha YEC’s Order of Play – Wednesday, October 28, 2009 / Result Day 1

Singles – Round Robin –  Centre Court (from 17.00hrs)

1. Caroline Wozniacki vs. Victoria Azarenka
2. Dinara Safina vs. Jelena Jankovic
3. Serena Williams vs. Venus Williams
Latest Results – Tuesday, October 27, 2009
Singles – Round Robin
WHITE GROUP
(6) Victoria Azarenka d. (8) Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 62 63
MAROON GROUP
(3) Elena Dementieva (RUS) d. (7) Venus Williams (USA) 36 76(6) 62
(2) Serena Williams d. (3) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 76(6) 75
ROUND ROBIN GROUP STANDINGS
(match won/lost : set won/lost)
White Group
1. Victoria Azarenka (1-0 : 2-0)
2. Dinara Safina (0-0 : 0-0)
2. Caroline Wozniacki (0-0 : 0-0)
4. Jelena Jankovic (0-1 : 0-2)
Maroon Group
1. Serena Williams (1-0 : 2-0)
2. Elena Dementieva (1-0 : 2-1)
3. Venus Williams (0-1 : 1-2)
4. Svetlana Kuznetsova (0-1 : 0-2)
Victoria Azarenka made a successful tournament debut by defeating Jelena Jankovic 6-2, 6-3. “I’m glad she gave me the match, and she was not in the mood,” Azarenka said. “It worked out pretty well for me.”

Victoria Azarenka made a successful tournament debut by defeating Jelena Jankovic 6-2, 6-3. “I’m glad she gave me the match, and she was not in the mood,” Azarenka said. “It worked out pretty well for me.”

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“I basically gave her everything. I beat myself,” Jankovic said. “I just was trying to get in the match, get my rhythm. But unfortunately, that never happened. I was really a shadow of myself.”

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Elena Dementieva rallied from a set and a break down to beat defending champion Venus Williams 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-2.
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“She hung around and stayed in there,” Venus Williams said. “She kept the ball in the court and did really well. I didn’t put the ball in the court, and that didn’t help.”
Serena Williams overcame Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (6), 7-5.
Serena Williams overcame Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (6), 7-5.
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"I think Serena played a good match," Kuznetsova said. "Compared to my other matches at the Championships, this was the best I played. I think her serve helped her win the match and I was a bit unlucky on a few points, but still it was a good match. I hope to do better in the next ones."

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Doha YEC’s Order of Play – Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Singles – Round Robin Centre Court (from 17.00hrs)

WHITE GROUP
(6) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) vs. (8) Jelena Jankovic (SRB)

MAROON GROUP
(3) Elena Dementieva (RUS) vs. (7) Venus Williams (USA)
(2) Serena Williams (USA) vs. (3) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS

White Group
1. Dinara Safina
2. Caroline Wozniacki
3. Victoria Azarenka
4. Jelena Jankovic

Maroon Group
1. Serena Williams
2. Svetlana Kuznetsova
3. Elena Dementieva
4. Venus Williams

Sony Ericsson Championships – Doha 2009 Update

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Jelena Jankovic of Serbia, Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, Serena Williams of United States, Dinara Safina, Svetlana Kuznetsova and Elena Dementieva of Russia and Venus William of United States line up during the draw for the WTA Championships at the Museum of Islamic Art on October 25, 2009 in the Qatari capital Doha.

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Schiavone wins againts Govortsova @ Kremlin Cup

Francesca Schiavone of Italy beats Olga Govortsova of Belarus 6-3, 6-0 in the final of the WTA Kremlin Cup in Moscow.

Francesca Schiavone of Italy beats Olga Govortsova of Belarus 6-3, 6-0 in the final of the WTA Kremlin Cup in Moscow.

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Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova of Russia defeated  Maria Kondratieva of Russian and Klara Zakopalova   of Czech Republic 6-2, 6-2 at the Kremlin Cup-2009 doubles title.

Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova of Russia defeated Maria Kondratieva of Russian and Klara Zakopalova of Czech Republic 6-2, 6-2 at the Kremlin Cup-2009 doubles title.

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Youzhny wins Kremlin Cup title, beat Tipsarevic


Mikhail Youzhny of Russia beats Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia 6-7, 6-0, 6-4 t the ATP Kremlin Cup in Moscow.

Mikhail Youzhny of Russia beats Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia 6-7, 6-0, 6-4 t the ATP Kremlin Cup in Moscow.

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Marcel Granollers of Spain and Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay win doubles against Frantisek Cermak of the Czech Republic and Michal Mertinak of Slovakia 4-6, 7-6, 10-8.

Marcel Granollers of Spain and Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay win doubles against Frantisek Cermak of the Czech Republic and Michal Mertinak of Slovakia 4-6, 7-6, 10-8.

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Kremlin Cup