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Five things we learned from the Serena-Henin final

Updated: January 30, 2010, 9:32 AM ET
By Ravi Ubha, ESPN.com

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Well, that was fun.

The quality of tennis in Serena Williams' win over Justine Henin at the Australian Open wasn't the greatest, but the drama was hard to top. Williams won the final 6-4, 3-6, 6-2 to claim major No. 12 and thus tie Billie Jean King for sixth on the all-time list. Here are five things we learned from their wacky two-hour tussle in Melbourne.

They were ready from the outset

We should have known we were in for a memorable ...

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