• Li Na and Victoria Azarenka line up before the women's singles final
  • The majority of the packed-out Rod Laver Arena were rooting for Chinese contender Li
  • Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey was among those in attendance
  • Defending champion Azarenka looked rattled in the early stages
  • And Li capitalised, winning the first set 6-4
  • Azarenka came out all guns blazing at the start of the second set
  • Li then required treatment after going over on her left ankle
  • And Azarenka took the match into a deciding set
  • Li took another tumble in the third, banging her head on the court surface
  • Azarenka's class eventually told as she triumphed 4-6 6-4 6-3
  • The Belarusian described her title defence as 'special' afterwards
  • And then the celebrations began!

2013 Women's Singles Final

Li Na and Victoria Azarenka line up before the women's singles final