Kim Clijsters, by claiming the Australian Open title, won
her first Grand Slam outside the US.
At the same time, considering the true world number one
Serena Williams was not there, Clijsters also showed she was the best player in
the world in Melbourne.
After the US Open and Masters Cup in 2010, she has started
2011 perfectly with her fourth Grand Slam title.
But her victory was interesting because she didn't play her
best tennis throughout the tournament.
She actually won because of her fighting spirit and the way
she refuses to lose. Last year's terrible loss (6-1 6-0) against Nadia