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Davenport pulls out of Pilot Pen

Aug. 23, 2004 at 8:04 PM

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- American Lindsay Davenport pulled out of this week's $585,000 Pilot Pen Tennis tournament because of a wrist injury.

Davenport, who has tendinitis in her left wrist, has won her last four events, including last week's hardcourt tournament in Cincinnati.

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The world No. 4, Davenport was last year's New Haven runner-up to fellow American Jennifer Capriati, this week's third seed. This year's field also features French Open runner-up Elena Dementieva and Wimbledon winner Maria Sharapova.

Davenport beat Russian Vera Zvonareva in Sunday's title match at the Western & Southern Financial Group Women's Open to record her 17th straight match win. She hasn't lost since giving way to Sharapova in the Wimbledon semifinals early last month.

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