Australian Open Gallery: Vika's Two Trophies
Victoria Azarenka, the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup and the No.1 trophy had a special day out.
Published January 29, 2012 12:00
Victoria Azarenka did a photo shoot with her Australian Open trophy in Melbourne on Sunday.
Victoria Azarenka is the first Belarusian player in WTA history to win a Grand Slam title.
Victoria Azarenka beat Maria Sharapova handily in her first career Grand Slam final, 63 60.
By virtue of the victory, Victoria Azarenka also rises to No.1, the first Belarusian to do so.
Victoria Azarenka had two trophies at the shoot - the Australian Open trophy and No.1 trophy.
Victoria Azarenka, who came in at No.3, is the first player ever to skip No.2 en route to No.1.
Victoria Azarenka had been pushed to three sets in her quarterfinal and semifinal matches...
She edged Aga Radwanska and Kim Clijsters though, then hit her stride against Maria Sharapova.