2004 Gaz de France Stars – Singles

The singles Tournament at the 2004 Gaz de France Stars took place in late September to early October, 2004, on indoor hard courts in Hasselt, Belgium.

Singles
2004 Gaz de France Stars
ChampionRussia Elena Dementieva
Runner-upRussia Elena Bovina
Final score0–6, 6–0, 6–4
Events
Singles Doubles
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Elena Dementieva won the title with a bizarre scoreline in the final, becoming the first winner of this tournament in an all-Russian final.[1][2]

SeedsEdit

The top two seeds get a bye into round two.

  1.   Elena Dementieva (champion)
  2.   Kim Clijsters (semifinals, retired due to a left wrist injury)
  3.   Elena Bovina (final)
  4.   Karolina Šprem (second round)
  5.   Francesca Schiavone (quarterfinals)
  6.   Silvia Farina Elia (second round)
  7.   Magdalena Maleeva (quarterfinals)
  8.   Nathalie Dechy (withdrew due to a left thigh sprain)
  9.   Jelena Kostanić (first round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Elena Dementieva 6 6
  Maria Elena Camerin 3 3
1   Elena Dementieva 0 6 6
3   Elena Bovina 6 0 4
3   Elena Bovina 6 2
2   Kim Clijsters 4 2r

Top halfEdit

First round Second round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   E Dementieva 6 6
LL   M Paštiková 7 6 LL   M Paštiková 4 2
  T Garbin 644 1   E Dementieva 7 6
  D Chládková 6 6   D Chládková 5 4
  A Parra Santonja 1 4   D Chládková 6 6
  T Perebiynis 7 3 1 6   S Farina Elia 0 2
6   S Farina Elia 5 6 6 1   E Dementieva 6 6
4   K Šprem 4 6 6   ME Camerin 3 3
  A Medina Garrigues 6 4 4 4   K Šprem 4 4
LL   C Rousseau 2 0   ME Camerin 6 6
  ME Camerin 6 6   ME Camerin 5 7 6
  M Sánchez Lorenzo 6 6   V Ruano Pascual 7 5 4
  C Schaul 3 0   M Sánchez Lorenzo 4 3
  V Ruano Pascual 3 7 6   V Ruano Pascual 6 6
9   J Kostanić 6 634

Bottom halfEdit

First round Second round Quarterfinals Semifinals
5   F Schiavone 6 6
  M Santangelo 2 0 5   F Schiavone 6 6
  N Llagostera Vives 6 646   N Llagostera Vives 1 0
  M Marrero 0 7 0 5   F Schiavone 661
Q   V Henke 6 1 6 3   E Bovina 7 6
  K Flipkens 2 6 4 Q   V Henke 1 3
WC   C Maes 1 1 3   E Bovina 6 6
3   E Bovina 6 6 3   E Bovina 6 2
7/WC   M Maleeva 6 6 2   K Clijsters 4 2r
Q   L Lee-Waters 3 3 7/WC   M Maleeva 6 6
WC   E Callens 7 6 WC   E Callens 0 1
Q   E Birnerová 654 7/WC   M Maleeva 3 4
  I Benešová 6 6 2   K Clijsters 6 6
Q   A Bachmann 4 3   I Benešová 632
2   K Clijsters 7 6

ReferencesEdit