Dubai: Day 6 Gallery
One player was able to turn the tides on an 0-4 head-to-head record, one player wasn't...
Published February 19, 2011 12:00
Going into the semifinals, Jelena Jankovic had not lost to Caroline Wozniacki in four tries.
Caroline Wozniacki trailed early, eventually facing four set points against Jelena Jankovic.
Jelena Jankovic played well but marathons in her last two matches may have caught up with her.
Caroline Wozniacki scored her first win in five career meetings with Jelena Jankovic, 75 63.
Katarina Srebotnik and Kveta Peschke had lost to Vika Azarenka and Maria Kirilenko in Melbourne.
This time the Czech-Slovenian pair prevailed and handily too, recording a 62 61 semifinal win.
Like Jelena Jankovic, Svetlana Kuznetsova was also 4-0 lifetime against her semifinal opponent.
Flavia Pennetta wasn't able to turn the tides on her 0-4 head-to-head with Svetlana Kuznetsova.
Svetlana Kuznetsova battled back from a break down in both sets to beat Flavia Pennetta, 64 64.
Svetlana Kuznetsova met Flavia Pennetta at the net after securing a berth in the Dubai final.