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I saw her play junoir doubles at wimbledon 2 years ago and thought she was pretty good
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Bump, Oksana has qualified for $25K San Luis Potosi and advanced to the QF.

Q1R: (8)Oksana Kalashnikova d. Ana Sofia Sanchez 60 61
Q2R: (8)Oksana Kalashnikova d. (13)Johanna Konta 75 63
1R: (Q)Oksana Kalashnikova d. (Q)Vanessa Furlanetto 63 64
2R: (Q)Oksana Kalashnikova d. Arantxa Parra-Santonja 64 46 76(5)
QF: (Q)Oksana Kalashnikova d. Veronica Spiegel 75 61
SF: (Q)Oksana Kalashnikova d. (Q)Coco Vandeweghe 36 64 64
F: (Q)Oksana Kalashnikova d. (5)Frederica Piedade 75 46 64

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Oksana won 75 61 Surprising result, for sure.

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Oksana into the final!!!

36 64 64 win over Junior US Open Champ Coco Vandeweghe. This result will do wonders for her confidence and ranking. Way to go, Oksana.

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Wow, Oksana!
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I’d like to take Roddick’s serve, Gonzales’s forehand… As well as Federer’s backhand and mental. Then I’d be world number 1, easy! No one could beat me.



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Re: Rising Georgian Giant, Oksana Kalashnikova!

Oksana won!!!

75 46 64 over Piedade. She had some really tough matches this week against Parra-Santonja, Vandeweghe, and Piedade and won them all. This result will boost her confidence which is something that a girl like Oksana desperately needs. Her first ITF singles title, if I am not mistaken.

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Wow, Oksana!
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I’d like to take Roddick’s serve, Gonzales’s forehand… As well as Federer’s backhand and mental. Then I’d be world number 1, easy! No one could beat me.



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Oksana

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Oksana got into $25K Mexico City as a Special Exempt but plays #3 seed Jorgelina Cravero in the opening round. Really bad draw but if she is playing confidently anything can happen. I imagine she is a bit tired however, she played seven matches in nine days last week. Good luck Oksana! Keep moving up the rankings.

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Cravero hasn't had the best of seasons, actually she was in a big slump in the beginning of the year, but now she's finding some form I guess.
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Oksana looks to be a little stronger since the last pictures I saw of her.

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$25K Mexico City:

1R: (SE)Oksana Kalashnikova d. (3)Jorgelina Cravero 60 57 62
2R: Maria Frenanda Alvarez-Teran d. (SE)Oksana Kalashnikova 57 76(5) 64

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