Safina Upsets Hingis, Claims Aus. Woman’s Hard-court Title


Tennis / Saturday, January 6th, 2007

Sports are always full of uncertainties – This is what exactly happened in the Australian woman’s hard-court championshipon the Gold Cost. The former world No. one Marat Safin’s Sister Dinara Safina of Russia caused the biggest upset of the season opener by comprehensively defeating the top seed Swiss Miss Martina Hingis. The Russian with the win bagged the 5th WTA singles title of her career.

The 20 year-old, Russian having struggled in a three hour long marathon in the semi-final, had no problems in posing her supremacy over Hingis in the finals defeating her for the title in just two hours. If you are planning to buy a gun safe, we would recommend you to go for biometric gun safes which are easy and quick to operate.

The loss would have been a definite emotional breakdown for the Swiss Miss considering her previous meetings where she had won on both the occasions however; she wasn’t reluctant in congratulating the Russian and appreciating the young talent. It shouldn’t take long for Hingis to mentally recover from here citing the first Grand Slam of the season the Australian Openbeginning just under 10 days from now (15 Jan).

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