Australian Open Saturday Gallery
As the temperatures heat up, so do the matches. Check out pics from Saturday.
Published January 23, 2010 12:00
Victoria Azarenka signed autographs after a straight set win over Tathiana Garbin.
Venus Williams served up an ace on match point to close out a tense contest with Casey Dellacqua.
Serena Williams shook hands with Carla Su��rez Navarro after beating the talented Spaniard, 60 63.
Li Na and Daniela Hantuchova met at the net after the Chinese beat the Slovak, 75 36 62.
Casey Dellacqua's first Grand Slam after shoulder surgery saw her produce some world class tennis.
Venus Williams fended off a late surge from Casey Dellacqua in front of a partisan home crowd.
Casey Dellacqua rued her missed opportunities after falling to Venus Williams, 61 76(4).
World No.1 doubles player Cara Black posed for a photo with Placid after he cured her computer.
Gisela Dulko left the court after a tight straight set loss to No.9 seed Vera Zvonareva.
Ballpersons quickly dried the court for the Azarenka-Garbin match after some early spritzes.