2009 US Open: Melanie Oudin Upsets Elena Dementieva
Melanie Oudin has upset Elena Dementieva in the second round of the U.S. Open.
Oudin, ranked 70th in the WTA tennis rankings, came back to stun Dementieva 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
The American never had won a U.S. Open match until this week. She never had won a Grand Slam match until reaching the fourth round at Wimbledon this year.
Now Oudin will face the winner of the encounter between Maria Sharapova and Christina McHale, in the third round.
Photo Getty Images