Kirilenko outlasts Dushevina in Korea
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"[My] performance seems to be getting better following the U.S. Open earlier this month and the power of concentration was kept well at the end of the competition," Kirilenko said.
Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany also advanced to the semifinals, beating Chan Yung-jan of Taiwan 6-0, 2-6, 7-5. She will play Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain, who defeated Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia 6-3, 6-3.
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