Topic: Sloane Stephens
For the second year in a row, Victoria Azarenka, from Belarus, won the Australian Open. The match, against China's Li Na, was emotional and tension-filled. Li fell to the court twice, but fought to the end.
The reigning US Open champion gets two-time defending Australian Open champ Novak Djokovic in the Grand Slam final.
The American teenager outlasted the former Australian Open ladies champion in one quarterfinal match. Meanwhile, Roger Federer will play Andy Murray in the men's semifinals.
An American teenager and Russian veteran both advanced to the Grand Slam tournament's fourth round on the ladies side of the draw.