Thursday, July 30, 2009

Faces Of The Day

Nadia Petrova, of Russia, returns to Maria Sharapova, of Russia, during the Bank of the West tennis tournament in Stanford, Calif. , Wednesday, July 29, 2009. Sharapova won 6-1, 6-2.
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Nadia Petrova, of Russia, returns to Maria Sharapova, of Russia, during the Bank of the West tennis tournament in Stanford, California , Wednesday, July 29, 2009.

Bank Of The West Classic

Singles - Second Round
(3) Elena Dementieva (RUS) d. Maria Kirilenko (RUS) 61 62
Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. (5) Nadia Petrova (RUS) 61 62
Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) d. (7) Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 46 76(6) 61

Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. Monica Niculescu (ROU) 61 75

Doubles - Quarterfinals
(2) Williams/Williams (USA/USA) d. Dekmeijere/Ditty (LAT/USA) 61 60

Doubles - First Round

(1) Black/Huber (ZIM/USA) d. Haynes/Savchuk (USA/UKR) 61 63
(3) Mattek-Sands/Petrova (USA/RUS) d. Kudryavtseva/Poutchek (RUS/BLR) 46 64 104
Chan/Niculescu (TPE/ROU) d. Foretz/Spears (FRA/USA) 64 26 106

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Russia's Dmitry Tursunov wipes his face as a trainer looks at his ankle during his match against Australia's Carsten Ball at the L.A. Tennis Open tournament in Los Angeles, California, July 29, 2009. Tursunov later retired the match due to his ankle injury.
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Russia's Dmitry Tursunov wipes his face as a trainer looks at his ankle during his match against Australia's Carsten Ball at the L.A. Tennis Open tournament in Los Angeles, California, July 29, 2009.

LA Tennis Open

Singles - Second Round
[1] T Haas (GER) d [WC] J Levine (USA) 61 63
[Q] C Ball (AUS) d [3] D Tursunov (RUS) 64 01 ret. (left ankle)
[8] M Safin (RUS) d E Gulbis (LAT) 26 63 64
J Isner (USA) d M Baghdatis (CYP) 63 76(11)

Doubles - First Round
[1] B Bryan (USA) / M Bryan (USA) d [WC] C Ball (AUS) / K Van't Hof (USA) 75 62
E Gulbis (LAT) / D Tursunov (RUS) d [2] B Soares (BRA) / K Ullyett (ZIM) 62 64
J Coetzee (RSA) / J Erlich (ISR) d [3] M Damm (CZE) / R Lindstedt (SWE) 64 64
M Melo (BRA) / A Sa (BRA) d R Ginepri (USA) / J Kerr (AUS) 63 62
B Becker (GER) / F Moser (GER) d J Isner (USA) / S Querrey (USA) w/o (Isner - left ankle)
D Istomin (UZB) / L Mayer (ARG) d E Butorac (USA) / S Lipsky (USA) 76(5) 67(4) 10-4

1 comments:

Karen said...

Serena is playing a truly craptastic match right now. Just awful to watch. I hope Venus does better later this evening and takes out the screaming one.