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Reflections: Australian Open Day 13

Li Na
Women’s winner crowned: [4] Li Na def [20] Dominika Cibulkova 7-6, 6-0 to win the women’s singles Australian Open title.

Men’s doubles winner crowned: [14] Lukasz Kubot and Robert Lindstedt defeated Eric Butorac and Raven Klaasen 6-3, 6-3 to win the men’s doubles Australian Open title.

Lindstedt Kubot

Quotes of the day: Li Na’s entire post-match press conference is brilliant. Just read it all.

Future stars: Alexander Zverev of Germany and Elizaveta Kulichkova of Russia won the boys and girls titles.

Team effort: Great moment between coach Carlos Rodriguez and Li Na after her win.

Li Na

Celebration of the day: Yes, Kubot can-can.

Lindstedt Kubot

Perspective: Is she proud of herself? Cibulkova said after, “Maybe tomorrow morning I will be 100% proud of myself. But now it’s just maybe like 50% (laughter).” Read Domi’s entire post-match press conference here.

Love Li Na: Watch her fantastic winner’s speech…

An Open Drive with Raven Klaasen and Eric Butorac:

(Photos: Getty Images; Videos: Australian Open)

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  1. James says:

    So many great shots from the Li-Cibulkova final including the first one in this article. It was a much better women’s final than I expected and the speeches were just great from both players. This win is sure to give Li a huge amount of confidence for the season ahead and looking forward to the next time she plays Serena.