|Dementieva Wins Battle of Russians|
Towering Russian Elena Dementieva has equalled her
previous best Australian Open showing, by advancing to the third round
care of a 6-4 6-2 victory over compatriot Anastasia Myskina.
•Neither played served an ace during the match.
•Dementieva hit 14 winners.
•Myskina hit 16 winners.
•Dementieva made 28 unforced errors.
•Myskina made 38 unforced errors.
•Dementieva converted five of 11 break point opportunities.
•Myskina converted nine of 12 break point opportunities.
•The match took one hour, 14 minutes.
•Dementieva is making her fourth appearance at the Australian Open.
•Myskina is making her debut in the Australian Open.