[Reuters] UPDATE 1-Second seed Dementieva hammered in New Haven

Rusty Backhand
08-28-2004, 12:48 PM
NEW YORK, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Second seed Elena Dementieva's hopes of a first title in 2004 ended in double-quick time when she was hammered 6-1 6-1 by fellow Russian Elena Bovina in the semi-finals of the $585,000 New Haven Open on Friday.