NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Monday, July 9, 2007
Kuznetsova out, Kudryavtseva in
I learned a few days ago that Svetlana Kuznetsova had hurt her shoulder and would not be playing in the Fed cup semifinal against the U.S. this coming weekend, but I wanted to wait until I knew who her replacement was before I said anything. Now I know--it is Alla Kudryavtseva, the player who gave Venus Williams so much trouble in the first round of Wimbledon.