Svetlana, we hardly knew you
NEW YORK -- Svetlana Kuznetsova seemed to see this one coming.
"Last year was very hard," Kuznetsova said the day before she opened the defense of her 2004 U.S. Open title. "I travel a lot, I had a lot of pressure and stuff.
"Last year was a big breakthrough, and this year I couldn't make it so good also. It's a bit difficult [and] my body still may be not ready to do the same job as it did last year."
On Monday, Kuznetsova did the unthinkable. She lost to Ekaterina Bychkova, ...
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