Rus News Journal

Dementyev started in the Fur-coat from a victory over Williams

On Tuesday, on October, 27th, in capital of Qatar to the Fur-coat started total tournament WTA Sony Ericsson Championships.
In a match of opening the representative of Belarus Victoria Azarenko without special problems has beaten seu Elena Jankovich who has not started up   at the last minute in Dohu Veru Zvonarevu. In the first set of Azarenko has given to the competitor three games, and in the second party Jankovich was content and at all with two.
matches of the first round in claret group have passed in much more intense struggle. Elena Dementyev, having conceded the first party Vinus Williams 3:6, has found forces to break a duel course. In the second set the Russian has pulled out a victory on thaw - a break 8:6, and in the third - has not left to the competitor any chances - 6:2.
In other meeting Svetlana Kuznetsova has not managed to repeat achievement by Dementevoj and has lost Serene Williams in two most persistent parties 6:7 (6:8), 5:7.
On Wednesday in the Fur-coat three matches will take place: In white group Dinara Safina will meet Elena Jankovich, and Carolina Voznjatski will appear on the court against Victoria Azarenko. In claret group of a racket among themselves will cross sisters Williams.
a fur-coat (Qatar). Sony Ericsson Championships. The Prize fund $4 550 000
White group
Victoria Azarenko (Belarus, 6) - Elena Jankovich (Serbia, 8) - 6:3, 6:2
Claret group
Elena Dementevaa (Russia, 5) - Vinus Williams (the USA, 7) - 3:6, 7:6 (8:6), 6:2
Serena Williams (the USA, 2) - Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia, 3) - 7:6 (8:6), 7:5