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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 15th, 2004, 02:13 AM Thread Starter
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Capriati in 3rd set tiebreakers

Does someone have Jen's 3rd set tiebreaker record? I know she lost to Monica in 91, Justine last year, and Elena this year. She also lost to Venus at Key Biscayne in 3rd set breaker. Has Jen ever won a 3rd set breaker?
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Jennifer is 6-9 in third set tiebreakers having lost her last four (see below).

Ironically she's undefeated (5-0) in other slams that extended beyond 7-5 where matches are decided by a margin of two games. If only the US Open was played out in the third set Jennifer might have won a title or two here.


2004 US Open New York
SF L Elena DEMENTIEVA (RUS) 0-6 6-2 6-7(5)

2004 Italian Open Rome
FR L Amelie MAURESMO (FRA) 6-3 3-6 6-7(6)

2003 Kremlin Cup Moscow
16 L Elena BOVINA (RUS) 6-4 4-6 6-7(3)

2003 US Open New York
SF L Justine HENIN-HARDENNE (BEL) 6-4 5-7 6-7(4)

2002 Key Biscayne
SF W Monica SELES (USA) 4-6 6-3 7-6(4)

2001 Italian Open Rome
32 L Rita KUTI KIS (HUN) 6-1 2-6 6-7(5)

2001 Key Biscayne
FR L Venus WILLIAMS (USA) 6-4 1-6 6-7(4)

2000 Zurich
32 W Lina KRASNOROUTSKAYA (RUS) 5-7 6-3 7-6(6)

1998 Quebec City
16 L Sandrine TESTUD (FRA) 3-6 7-5 6-7

1997 Hilton Head
64 W Mary-Joe FERNANDEZ (USA) 6-3 4-6 7-6

1992 Italian Open Rome
32 W Anna-Maria CECCHINI (ITA) 6-4 3-6 7-6

1991 Virginia Slims Championships
16 W Nathalie TAUZIAT (FRA) 5-7 6-0 7-6

1991 San Diego
FR W Monica SELES (YUG) 4-6 6-1 7-6

1991 US Open
SF L Monica SELES (YUG) 3-6 6-3 6-7(3)

1990 Tokyo
QF L Katerina MALEEVA (BUL) 6-7 6-3 6-7
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