Victoria Azarenka end the achievement Li Na is unbeaten in two years at the Sydney International. Azarenka win rubber sets 6-2, 1-6, 6-3.
The success of Azarenka defeated China fourth seed brings grabbed his ninth title at the WTA event. And, this is a good preparation for the players from Belarusian, the Australian Open which starts rolling next week.
Li Na has an impressive record at the Sydney International. French Open Grand Slam champion was recorded nine victories in a row at the event, after beating Belgium player, Kim Clijsters, in the final last year. But in this match, he must admit toughness Azarenka, who on WTA ranking list behind Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova.
Azarenka deserved confidence in his preparation for the Australian Open in Melbourne. Because the 22-year-old tennis player is reaping victories over several top players such as Jelena Jankovic, Marion Bartoli, Agnieszka Radwanska, and Li Na, to achieve this degree.
With the results in the final of the Sydney International this, then there is little change in the WTA ranking list released on Monday (01.16.12). Li Na certainly fall into the ranks sixth, behind the Australian tennis player Samantha Stosur, while Azarenka strengthen its position as one of the players the chance to become world number one, depending on the results at the Australian Open.