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Stosur's last-minute decision pays off

Updated: January 30, 2005, 2:20 AM ET
Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Australia's Scott Draper and Samantha Stosur won the Australian Open mixed doubles title Sunday, beating Kevin Ullyett of Zimbabwe and Liezel Huber of South Africa 6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (6).

Draper and Stosur teamed at the last minute after her original partner withdrew.

"I thought of Scott and I'm really glad he said yes," Stosur said.

Draper, also a pro golfer, had to juggle sports over the past four days, playing in his first pro golf event Friday ...

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