Dementieva crushes Serena and wins Syndney International

January 15, 2010 by
Filed under: Other Tournaments 

dementieva wins in sydney Elena Dementieva eased pass, world No. 1, Serena Williams, to grab the 2010 Sydney International title. The Russian star crushed Serena to obtain a comfortable straight sets win.

The Sydney International final lasted 75 minutes and saw Dementieva breaking 5 times Serena’s serve. The last time was in the game that brought her the title. Elena managed a love break and snatched the glory.

Serena Williams obtained her best performance at the Sydney Open. Her previous best run was the semifinal stage. So, this means good news for all Serena fans. The American won the Australian Open 4 times so far without managing to play the final in the Sydney warm-up tournament. This year she got to the final, what should this mean? :)

Baghdatis clashes with Gasquet
The Men’s tournament will end on Saturday. Marcos Baghdatis managed a 3 set marathon win over Mardy Fish. He will meet Richard Gasquet in the battle for the trophy and we will keep you updated with the outcome, with a later article tomorrow.

Australian Open draw
Regarding the 2010 Australian Open. The draw has been performed today and the Williams sister’s are on the same half of the table, meaning that they won’t have a chance to meet in the final.
Serena will play Urszula Radwanska in the first round while Elena will clash with Vera Dushevina.


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