Unfortunately Sara wasn’t able to pull off the upset at the Australian Open; she lost 4-6, 4-6 to second seed Petra Kvitova. Despite the loss, Sara played another good match. It was closer than a lot of people were expecting, and Kvitova had to work hard to beat Sara.
In doubles, Sara and Roberta won a tough match againt Hlavackova/Hradecka: 5-7, 7-5, 6-1. This means they are into the doubles final! They will play against Kuznetsova/Zvonareva, on friday.
The Australian Open site posted a transcript Sara’s press conference (in English) after the matches. You can also listen to the English and Italian pressconferences, watch another video interview with her, or read more articles. And of course we also uploaded a lot of new pictures to the photogallery.