Myskina still not over devastating loss
NEW YORK -- Anastasia Myskina's surprising exit from the U.S. Open took place on Thursday. But in actuality, the loss took place on Aug. 20.
On that date in Athens, Myskina had a 5-1 lead in the third set against Justine Henin-Hardenne in the Olympic semifinals. Myskina was just a few points away from assuring herself of a medal.
However, Henin-Hardenne stormed back to win the match 7-5, 5-7, 8-6 in just under three hours. The next day, she won gold.
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