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Tu has date with Ivanovic, not Russia

Meilen Tu won her opening match at Wimbledon and now has a date with No. 6 Ana Ivanovic in the second round. However, not everything went the American's way on Wednesday, writes Bonnie DeSimone.

Updated: June 27, 2007, 5:53 PM ET
By Bonnie DeSimone | Special to ESPN.com

WIMBLEDON, England -- Demand for tickets for the Fed Cup semifinal between the U.S. and Russia in Stowe, Vt., next month has been heavy enough to justify expanding the planned temporary stadium to 4,000 seats, the U.S. Tennis Association announced Wednesday.

One person who was hoping for an all-expenses-paid trip there was disappointed, however. Veteran Meilen Tu, who at No. 38 is the fourth-ranked American on the WTA Tour, has been open about her desire to be invited -- or at least get wait-listed. ...

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