ZVONAREVA 6-1 7-6(5) - SET - Vesnina saves a couple of match points, one with a forehand stop volley down the line and a second with a cross court forehand winner. But she can do nothing about the third as Zvonareva goes through after an hour and 25 minutes with a forehand winner
Elena Vesnina - Vera Zvonareva
Wimbledon women - 22 June 2011
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ZVONAREVA 6-1 6-6(4-2) - TIE-BREAK - Vesnina fires a forehand smash long of the baseline, after waiting for the ball to bounce, to hand Zvonareva the mini-break lead heading into the change of ends
ZVONAREVA 6-1 6-6 - BREAK - Neither player seems to want to win this set as Vesnina breaks only to concede her serve once again when Zvonareva comes up with a cracking forehand drop shot that her compatriot cannot get back before the double bounce
ZVONAREVA 6-1 5-5 - BREAK - Three forehand errors really cost Vesnina as they not only hand Zvonareva both of her break back points but they also gift the world number two the game eventually
ZVONAREVA 6-1 4-5 - BREAK - Zvonareva just cannot keep hold of her serve in this second set as she once again gifts Vesnina a break, this time with a forehand error. Vesnina will serve for the second set
ZVONAREVA 6-1 4-4 - BREAK - Ouch! A double fault from Vesnina sees her drop serve and squander her break advantage in this second set. That could be this match gone for Vesnina
ZVONAREVA 6-1 2-3 - BREAK - Having been cruising in this match at a set and a break up, the wheels have come off a little for Zvonareva as she chucks away her serve to allow compatriot Vesnina a break
ZVONAREVA - BREAK - 6-1 1-2 - Vesnina breaks back early in the second set and is now serving to go 3-1 up.
ZVONAREVA - 6-1 1-1 - 2nd seed Zvonareva takes the first set dropping only one game and is now on serve at 1-1 in the second.
ZVONAREVA - BREAK - 4-1 - 2nd seed Zvonareva already has a strong foothold in this game as she again breaks Vesnina.
ZVONAREVA - BREAK - 1-0 - Vera Zvonareva breaks at the first time of asking against her compatriot Elena Vesnina.