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Elena Dementieva

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Birthday
15, 1981
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
15, 1981 (age 36)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Won gold in singles competition at the 2008 Olympics and also won the 2002 WTA Tour Championships doubles title; reached the final match in the 2004 French Open and 2004 US Open and made it to the semi-finals of Wimbledon twice, but never captured a grand slam title.

Before Fame

She was rejected from the Dynamo Sports Club and the Central Red Army Tennis Club when she was 7 years old.

Trivia

She won silver in singles competition at the 2000 Olympics.

Family Life

Her father Viatcheslav was an electrical engineer, and her mother Vera was a teacher.

Associated With

She lost to Serena Williams in the 2009 Wimbledon semifinals.