Azarenka fined for missing news conference

Updated: 24 May 2010 09:47 IST

Victoria Azarenka has been fined $4,000 by the French Open for failing to attend a news conference after her first-round loss.

Paris:

azrenka.jpgVictoria Azarenka has been fined $4,000 by the French Open for failing to attend a news conference after her first-round loss.

Azarenka, seeded 10th, was eliminated on Sunday by Gisela Dulko 6-1, 6-2.

Azarenka, who is from Belarus, had reached the quarterfinals at three of the past four Grand Slam tournaments, including Roland Garros a year ago.

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