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Australian Open glance

Australian Open glance

A look at Friday's 12th day of the Australian Open tennis championships:
WEATHER: Sunny, high of 23 Celsius (73 Fahrenheit)
ATTENDANCE: Single session: 19,390.
WINNERS: No. 5 Andy Murray; Women's doubles champions Gisela Dulko and Flavia Pennetta.
LOSERS: Men: No. 7 David Ferrer; Women doubles runners-up Victoria Azarenka and Maria Kirilenko.
STAT OF THE DAY: 75: number of years since a British man has won a Grand Slam singles title.
QUOTE OF THE DAY: "There won't be any secrets with our games, but it's going to be a brutal match:" Murray talking about his final with sometimes practice partner Novak Djokovic.
On Court Saturday: Women's final: No. 3 Kim Clijsters vs. No. 9 Li Na; Men's Doubles Final: No. 1 Bob and Mike Bryan, United States, vs. No. 3 Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes, India.
Saturday's Forecast: Sunny, high of 31 Celsius (88 Fahrenheit).


Updated : 2020-12-05 11:32 GMT+08:00