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Serena Williams improves to 2-0 in comeback

...got a manicure, so I was pretty upset." Manicure malfunction notwithstanding, Williams hung on Sunday to beat Elena Likhovtseva 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 in the third round of the Nasdaq-100 Open. The top-seeded Williams was playing for just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/29/oth_410410.shtml
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Overtime

...fifth-seeded Elena Dementieva, who won 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 against France's Nathalie Dechy. Also, Nadia Petrova beat Elena Likhovtseva, 6-1, 6-1. - Argentina's Mariano Puerta remained defiant, a day after being accused of doping by French...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/07/oth_9945.shtml
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Martinez drops out of Qatar Open due to injury

...18-year-old Krasnoroutskaya, who beat top-seeded Monica Seles in the first round, will face fifth-seeded Elena Likhovtseva, a 6-4, 6-2 quarterfinal winner over Magdalena Maleeva. In other quarterfinal matches, second-seeded Anastasia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/15/oth_375796.shtml
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Controversy takes center stage

...women's champion Lindsay Davenport rallied from 0-3, 15-40 in the final set and won the last six games to beat Elena Likhovtseva 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. French Open champion Mary Pierce, seeded third, lost to Magui Serna 7-6 (5), 7-6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/30/oth_293594.shtml
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Qualifier to face Serena Williams in Leipzig

...Husarova defeated eighth-seeded Magdalena Maleeva 3-6, 6-2, 6-3; American Meghann Shaughnessy beat Russia's Elena Likhovtseva, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2; Iveta Benesova defeated Paola Suarez, 6-3, 6-1; and Barbara Rittner topped Eleni...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/25/oth_354551.shtml
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Davenport wins as U.S. team clinches Fed Cup title

...her U.S. teammates for the first display of emotion in an otherwise routine Fed Cup final. Davenport defeated Elena Likhovtseva 6-4, 6-4 Sunday to clinch the Fed Cup for the United States, then marched around the stadium holding a U...

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Comeback trail takes duo to final

...First, Henin-Hardenne beat Nadia Petrova, 6-2, 6-3, and then Pierce won even more quickly, eliminating Elena Likhovtseva, 6-1, 6-1. That set the stage for an appealing showdown between Pierce, who claims French citizenship, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/03/oth_455011.shtml
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Sharapova, Davenport, Myskina advance in Acura Classic

...champion Anastasia Myskina defeated Chanda Rubin 6-1, 6-2 in 61 minutes; No. 5 Elena Dementieva got by Russian Elena Likhovtseva 6-2, 7-6 (2) in 75 minutes; and No. 12 Vera Zvonareva beat seventh-seeded Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/30/oth_423787.shtml
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Venus too quick for umpire; Henin beats Seles

...score when the top-seeded Williams is at her best. The two-time defending champion beat 48th-ranked Russian Elena Likhovtseva 6-2, 6-0 in just 47 minutes, taking her total court time to little more than 4 1/2 hours in five matches...

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Clijsters gains advances with 18th win in 19 matches

...Republic; Dally Randriantefy of Madagascar upset ninth-seeded Nathalie Dechy of France 7-5, 6-1; 10th-seeded Elena Likhovtseva of Russia defeated Sandra Kloesel of Germany 7-5, 7-6 (0); 13th-seeded Jelena Jankovic of Serbia-Montenegro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/04/oth_452145.shtml
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