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Cibulkova Parties Post-Australian Open Final

Dominika Cibulkova arrived back in Bratislava, Slovakia after her run to the Australian Open final and got straight to business: Party time. Domi, in a bright green tutu, celebrated her success with friends and family, her runner-up trophy and a huge cake that read “pome.” (Photos: Michal Smrcok via Cibulkova’s website)

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Stan Wawrinka told press Roger Federer was among the first to congratulate him on the phone for his Australian Open win. “He texted me and then called me. He was quite crazy for me, like really, really happy… He’s my supporter, he’s always there. I just said when I have time I would call him back. It’s […]

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Wawrinka Arrives Home In Geneva With Aussie Trophy

More than 200 people were waiting for Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka as he arrived to the Geneva International Airport on Tuesday. With his trophy in tow (which he had to have carried on), Stan took time to answer questions from reporters and hang around for pictures. Upon arrival, he also received his Swiss personality of […]

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Wawrinka Graces Swiss News Headlines

The day after his big Australian Open win, Stan Wawrinka graced the front pages of papers and magazines in Switzerland, including Basler Zeitung, Schweizer Illustrierte and Tages Anzeiger. Stan also took a victory lap with his new trophy on Monday in Melbourne. Watch! (Images: Newseum; Video: Australian Open)

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Wawrinka Poses With Australian Open Trophy

It’s a very happy Monday morning down under for Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka. Not sure he got too much sleep last night and it looked like the smile never left his face as he posed with his new trophy on the banks of the Yarra River in Melbourne. Stan got the champagne popped pretty easily […]

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Fashion Focus: Li Na’s Winning Accessory

It’s been around her neck for a few years now, but with the Australian Open win that put her in the spotlight, Li Na‘s accessories are becoming even more coveted. Love the necklace she’s been wearing? It’s the angel pendant by Bao Bao Wan, a Chinese fine jewelry designer. Explore the designer’s collection here. (Photo: Getty […]

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Li Na‘s win in Melbourne was seen splashed across the front pages of numerous Chinese papers. This montage is a representation of just a small handful of the headlines. She can also be seen on the homepage of the Nike China web site representing the new campaign: “Dare to aim higher than the sky.” Nike had a […]

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Aussie Fashion Faves: Wozniacki & Jankovic plus Midwest Sports Giveaway

The Australian Open has come to a close, but we’re still reflecting on some of the best fashion we saw the past two weeks. Reminder: Today is the LAST DAY to vote for a chance to win a $50 gift card to Midwest Sports. Vote below! One of the best of the best tennis dresses this tournament […]

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Reflections: Australian Open Day 14

Men’s winner crowned: Stan Wawrinka defeated Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 to win the Australian Open and his first-ever Grand Slam title. Mixed doubles winner crowned: Kristina Mladenovic and Daniel Nestor def Sania Mirza and Horia Tecau 6-3, 6-2 to win the mixed doubles title. First time’s the charm: Mladenovic raved about her first-ever […]

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Li Na Poses In Melbourne With Australian Open Trophy

No rest for the winners. Li Na walked on Brighton Beach Sunday in Melbourne with her new friend, the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup. The new Australian Open champion popped some champagne as she smiled wide for photographers. She definitely deserves a celebration! (Photos: Getty Images)

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