October 2004 Archives
October 29th 2004: See 10 new photos of Maria from gallery #40 here:)
October 28th 2004: Congrats to Maria as she's the featured player on the 2005 WTA Tour media guide:)
October 24th 2004: Unfortunately, Maria dropped a one-set lead and lost in the Zurich finals to Alicia Molik 4-6, 6-2, 6-3...
October 20th 2004: Maria is back in action:) She is the #4 seed playing in Zurich, Switzerland in the Swisscom Challenge, she defeated Daniela Hantuchova today 6-4, 7-5 and will face Venus Williams or Anna Ivanovic next.
October 20th 2004: Before Maria starts her journey in Zurich, you can read a very good tournament preview here:)
October 9th 2004: Maria took a very convincing revenge today in Tokyo as she won 6-0, 6-1 against Mashona Washington to win a second straight title:) With this win, Maria will advance on Monday to a career high #7 ranking.
October 8th 2004: Awesome! Maria won very easily 6-2, 6-3 against Tamarine Tanasugarn to reach the final of a second straight tournament. In the final, an interesting match as she'll face Mashona Washington who defeated Maria in New Haven earlier this year.
October 7th 2004: Things went well after all as Maria posted a 6-3, 6-4 win over Fedossova, she will face Thailand's Tamarine Tanasugarn in her semifinal match.
October 6th 2004: Maria needed 3 sets today in Tokyo as she posted a 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 win over Samantha Stosur, she will face Y. Fedossova in her upcoming match.
October 6th 2004: Maria is back up in action as she will play in the Japan Open, read an article by Pranaya here:)
October 3rd 2004: Maria played more impressive tennis today in Seoul as she won the singles final 6-1, 6-1 against Marta Domachowska, she thus dropped only 15 games in the tournament! Congratulations:)
October 2nd 2004: Things went well for Maria, she won 6-0, 6-2 against Anne Kremer, she will face Poland's Marta Domachowska in the final.
October 1st 2004: Maria won 6-2, 6-1 today in Seoul, she thus advances to the semifinals, she will face Anne Kremer in her next match.