Li Na (R) of China and Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia pose for pictures during the awarding ceremony for women's singles final match at 2014 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, Jan. 25, 2014. Li Na beated Cibulkova 2-0 to claim the title of the event. (Xinhua/Li Jundong)
More photos>>Highlights of women's singles final of Australian Open
Li Na wins first Australian Open title
MELBOURNE, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- Two-time runner-up Li Na of China finally won her first Australian Open women's singles title here on Saturday after beating Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova 7-6(7- 3), 6-0 in the final.
The fourth seed fought 70 minutes to take the first set through a tiebreak. She broke Cibulkova's serve in the opening match but made two double faults in the sixth game, which allowed Cibulkova to break back. Full story