Svetlana Kuznetsova, who missed six match points while losing the longest match in Grand Slam history in Melbourne last month, missed six more whilst gaining revenge over Francesca Schiavone in the Dubai Open.
Former US Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova hit out at tournament organisers on Monday after she was beaten in the fourth round by unseeded Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova, the lowest ranked player left in the women`s draw.
The Montreal Cup was headed towards a rare finish after persistent rain Saturday allowed only 10 minutes of the semi-final between Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki and Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova to be played.
Svetlana Kuznetsova, the first Russian woman to win the US Open, flashed her hardcourt pedigree Tuesday by defeating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 7-5, 4-6, 6-1 in an all-Russian first-round clash at the Montreal Cup.
Top seed Svetlana Kuznetsova overcame an error-ridden performance to beat China`s Peng Shuai 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 on Thursday to advance to the third round of the Sony Ericsson Open on a clear and cool day in Key Biscayne, Florida.