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Caroline losing to Na Li at the A0 2011. Subsequently, Li losing that final to Kim.
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Wozniacki vs Kuznetsova, Australian Open 2013.
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-Steffi losing to Monica in the 1992 French final
-ASV losing to Steffi in the 1995 Wimbledon final
-Hingis losing to Capriati in the 2002 Australian finals
-Serena losing to Chanda Rubin in the 2002 Los Angeles quarterfinals
-Venus losing to Serena in the 2003 Australian finals
-Capriati losing to Henin in the 2003 USO semis
-Davenport losing to Venus in the 2005 Wimbledon finals
-Venus losing to Henin in the 2007 USO semis
-Jankovic losing to Ivanovic in the 2008 French Open semis
-Jankovic losing to Serena in the 2008 USO finals
-Dementieva losing to Serena in the 2009 Wimbledon semis
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*tap tap tap* Kirilenko Sharapova 2012 Indian Wells
Please.

The best match Kirilenko lost was probably against Stosur at the US Open 2012 or Zvonareva in Beijing 2010.
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The best match Kirilenko lost was probably against Stosur at the US Open 2012 or Zvonareva in Beijing 2010.
This. Best I've ever seen Kirilenko play period. That match was extremely high quality.


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Errani Peak max vs Aga in YEC bye bitch !
Petkovic vs Aga in Beijing, Bobusic and Mattek-Sands vs Aga in AO

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I wish Petkovic was back.
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Vaidisova-Williams 2007 AO
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Hingis d. Seles 2002 AO

Seles d. Graf 1993 AO

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im sure it happens from time to time..
Um . . yeah . . .that's part and parcel of tennis and many sports.

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Venus Williams vs Kimiko Date-Krumm 2011 Wimbledon, maybe the best match since the comeback from Date-Krumm.
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Hingis d. Seles 2002 AO

Seles d. Graf 1993 AO
I have just watched the highlights of Hingis-Seles 2002 AO and I agree Seles plyed very well there. Those returns of serve and all the other winners... amazing
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-Steffi losing to Monica in the 1992 French final
-ASV losing to Steffi in the 1995 Wimbledon final
-Hingis losing to Capriati in the 2002 Australian finals
-Serena losing to Chanda Rubin in the 2002 Los Angeles quarterfinals
-Venus losing to Serena in the 2003 Australian finals
-Capriati losing to Henin in the 2003 USO semis
-Davenport losing to Venus in the 2005 Wimbledon finals
-Venus losing to Henin in the 2007 USO semis
-Jankovic losing to Ivanovic in the 2008 French Open semis
-Jankovic losing to Serena in the 2008 USO finals
-Dementieva losing to Serena in the 2009 Wimbledon semis


Hingis making more unforced errors than her opponent is not Peak Hingis
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First match that comes to mind is Cornet vs. Safina at AO 2009, Cornet was at her peak ranking at that time if I recall correctly and she had matchpoints but ended up losing.

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Venus losing to Henin at the Usopen 2007, omg such a high quality match from Venus and from both, honestly she would have beaten Svetlana in the final with that level.

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