Australian Open Tennis – Lots of Surprises
The 2013 Australian Open Tennis Women’s draw has had quite a few surprises. Serena Williams lost to Ana Ivanovic, who had never taken a set off of Serena. Maria Sharapova was next on the upset list. She lost to Dominika Cibulkova. The Men’s draw didn’t have any real surprises until last night.
Stanislas Wawrinka has been knocking on the door of defeating Novak Djokovic in a Grand Slam. Going into the Australian Open he was 2 for 15 and one of those wins came via retirement. At the 2013 Australian Open, he lost 12-10 in the fifth set. He finally righted the ship tonight where it really counts. Again, he had to go deep in the fifth set to win 9-7. His next opponent is Tomas Berdych for a place in the Australian Open Final.