Li Na no longer a one-hit wonder
Chinese star overcomes her share of adversity to win Australian Open title
In recent years, size has mostly mattered in women's tennis. Bigger has almost always been better.
Dominika Cibulkova, who is listed at 5-foot-3, was not blessed with the standard stature of recent champions.
"It's not about how tall you are," she told reporters after her semifinal win over Agnieszka Radwanska. "You have to really want something and just believe in it. There is nothing more important than this."
Although heart is something the 24-year-old Slovakian has never ...
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2014 Australian Open
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