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Length of Aussie final didn't add up

Originally Published: February 1, 2012
By Kamakshi Tandon | Special to ESPN.com

All over the world, there were bleary eyes belonging to those who stayed up to watch the epic battle between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal for the Australian Open title. And epic it certainly was, with grueling, glorious rallies of skill and sinews that pushed both their own limits and those of the sport. For five sets, 369 points and 5 hours, 53 minutes, it was one unforgettable match, and yet another stirring chapter in this legendary era of tennis.

The win cemented Djokovic's status ...

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