Australian Open final instant analysis
Follow all the action as Serena Williams and Dinara Safina battle for the Australian Open title.
Editor's note: Serena Williams and Dinara Safina squared off for the Australian Open title. If you missed any of it, Ravi Ubha provided instant analysis through the duration of the match.
The packed crowd at Rod Laver Arena desperately wants better than this, and they get behind Safina when she offers a good reply that forces an error. A little opening for 15-30. A first break point at last, when Williams hits a backhand wide.
Safina gets a second serve ...
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2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN
Women's singles: Serena Williams, United States
Rafael Nadal, Spain
Men's doubles: Bob and Mike Bryan, United States
Women's doubles: Serena and Venus Williams, United States
Mixed doubles: Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi, India
Official scoreboard: Scores
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