Medibank International Sydney

Medibank International Sydney
Sydney, Australia
January 11-16, 2009
Prize Money: $600,000
Draw: 32M/32Q/16D
Surface: Hard court/Outdoor
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Rd Opponent Result W/L
1 Sara Errani (ITA)  6-1 6-2  L

Doubles with Nathalie Dechy (FRA)

Rd Opponent Result W/L
1 Anastasia Rodionova/Yaroslava Shvedova (AUS/KAZ)  7-6(3) 7-6(5)  W
2 [3] Kveta Peschke/Lisa Raymond (CZE/USA)  6-3 6-2  W
SF [1] Cara Black/Liezel Huber (ZIM/USA)  7-6(2) 1-6 [10-5]  W
F Su-Wei Hsieh/Shuai Peng (TPE/CHN)  6-0 6-1   L

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Hopman Cup

Perth, Australia     3-9 January 2009
Prize Money: $1,000,000     Surface: Hard court/Indoors
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Rd Opponent Result W/L
Germany S Lisicki 6-4, 2-6, 5-7 L
Slovak Republic D Cibulkova 7-5, 6-2 L
USA M Shaughnessy 6-3 6-4 W

Mixed Doubles with Lleyton Hewitt (AUS)

Rd Opponent Result W/L
Germany S Lisicki/N Kiefer 6-7, 6-3, 7-6 L
Slovak Republic D Cibulkova/D Hrbaty 6-7 (5/7), 6-3, 7-6 (10/4) L

Sydney wildcard for Dellacqua

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