Jelena Dokic: Archives

Archived News - January, 2006.

Monday, 16 January, 2006 - Australian Open
Miss Dokic lost her first match at Melbourne Park since January 2001, falling this afternoon to Virginie Razzano in three sets, 6-3, 6-7 (6), 1-6 in the opening round of the 2006 Australian Open. She said in her post-match interview, "I would have to say one of the most disappointing losses probably in my career so far."
 Australian Open 2006 
 Singles 1st Rnd.
1st Set: 3-6 2nd Set: 7-6 (6) 3rd Set: 6-1
123456789 123456789101112TB  1234567
 Jelena Dokic (AUS) WC  O O OOOO O O O   OOO        O  
 Virginie Razzano (FRA)  *   O O O      O O OOO   OO  OOOO OO
Tie Break     O OO O O O    
OO O  O O O OO
   "O" in red indicates a break game.

Sunday, 15 January, 2006 - Australian Open, WTA Rankings
Miss Dokic is scheduled to face Virginie Razzano at the 2nd match on Margaret Court Arena tomorrow afternoon. The opening match on MCA between Gaston Gaudio and Razvan Sabau (Men's singles 1st round) is due to start at 11:00 a.m. (local time).
WTA Singles Ranking List for 16 January, 2006:
 01 (01) Lindsay Davenport (USA) 3331 pts
 02 (02) Kim Clijsters (BEL) 3213 pts
 03 (03) Amelie Mauresmo (FRA) 2851 pts
 04 (04) Maria Sharapova (RUS) 2780 pts
 05 (05) Mary Pierce (FRA) 2394 pts
 06 (08) Justine Henin-Hardenne (BEL) 2086 pts
 07 (06) Nadia Petrova (RUS) 1936 pts
 08 (07) Patty Schnyder (SUI) 1900 pts
 09 (09) Elena Dementieva (RUS) 1777 pts
 10 (10) Venus Williams (USA) 1724 pts


 11 (14) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 1260 pts
 12 (15) Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 1242 pts
 13 (11) Nathalie Dechy (FRA) 1193 pts
 14 (12) Anastasia Myskina (RUS) 1182 pts
 15 (13) Serena Williams (USA) 1175 pts
 16 (16) Nicole Vaidisova (CZE) 1128 pts
 17 (17) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 1081 pts
 18 (18) Elena Likhovtseva (RUS) 1006 pts
 19 (19) Dinara Safina (RUS) 995 pts
 20 (20) Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 961 pts
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 370 (370) Jelena Dokic (AUS) 51.25 pts
   Number in brackets indicates previous rank as of 9th January.

Friday, 13 January, 2006 - Australian Open
The singles main draw for the 2006 Australian Open was announced today. Miss Dokic is in the top quarter of the draw alongside the top-seeded Lindsay Davenport and the 8th-seeded Sydney champion Justine Henin-Hardenne. She will meet Virginie Razzano of France in the 1st round.
Photo quoted from the WTA Tour. Virginie Razzano (France)
Birth Date: 12 May, 1983
Birth Place: Dijon, France
Turned Pro: 1999
Plays: Right (two-handed backhand)
Singles Rank: 54 (as of 16 Jan. 2006)
2006 Canberra International Singles 2R
2006 Gold Coast Singles 1R
2005 Generali Ladies Linz Singles 1R
Head to Head: 1-0
- Apr. 2002 Sarasota Open (clay): SF [W] 6-3 0-1 ret.

Saturday, 07 January, 2006 - Canberra International, WTA Rankings
Miss Dokic withdrew from next week's Richard Luton Properties Canberra International due to a left adductor injury, which recurred after her 1st round match at the ASB Classic in Auckland, the Tennis Australia official website announced on 5th January. She has been replaced by the 19-year-old Sydneysider Sophie Ferguson.
WTA Singles Ranking List for 09 January, 2006:
 01 (01) Lindsay Davenport (USA) 3380 pts
 02 (02) Kim Clijsters (BEL) 3206 pts
 03 (03) Amelie Mauresmo (FRA) 2851 pts
 04 (04) Maria Sharapova (RUS) 2780 pts
 05 (05) Mary Pierce (FRA) 2394 pts
 06 (09) Nadia Petrova (RUS) 1936 pts
 07 (07) Patty Schnyder (SUI) 1907 pts
 08 (06) Justine Henin-Hardenne (BEL) 1891 pts
 09 (08) Elena Dementieva (RUS) 1864 pts
 10 (10) Venus Williams (USA) 1724 pts


 11 (12) Nathalie Dechy (FRA) 1193 pts
 12 (14) Anastasia Myskina (RUS) 1182 pts
 13 (11) Serena Williams (USA) 1175 pts
 14 (18) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 1173 pts
 15 (13) Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 1121 pts
 16 (15) Nicole Vaidisova (CZE) 1060 pts
 17 (19) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 1060 pts
 18 (17) Elena Likhovtseva (RUS) 1006 pts
 19 (20) Dinara Safina (RUS) 980 pts
 20 (23) Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 961 pts
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 370 (349) Jelena Dokic (AUS) 51.25 pts
   Number in brackets indicates previous rank as of 19th December.

Tuesday, 03 January, 2006 - ASB Classic
Unfortunately Miss Dokic lost to Julia Schruff in the opening round of the ASB Classic today in three sets, 7-5, 6-7 (3), 1-6.

Monday, 02 January, 2006 - ASB Classic
Her 1st round match in Auckland was postponed due to bad weather and was rescheduled for Tuesday's opening match on Centre Court, starting at 11:00 a.m. (local time).

Sunday, 01 January, 2006 - Happy New Year
I wish you all a Happy New Year 2006. According to the Auckland Tennis official website, Miss Dokic will play her first match in 2006 on Monday afternoon. She is due to meet Julia Schruff at the 4th match on Centre Court in the ASB Tennis Centre in Auckland.




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