EVEN in his wildest dreams Stanislas Wawrinka never thought he would win a Grand Slam, be ranked No. 3 or be the highest-ranked player from Switzerland.
NOW that she has tasted a Grand Slam final, Dominika Cibulkova feels that she is ready to take the next step up and become the first Slovak to claim a major.
LI NA has no doubt the experience of three previous finals had a big say in her winning the Australian Open and now she hopes to handle the success better.
STANISLAS Wawrinka is the Australian Open champion winning the first Grand Slam of his career but only after a wounded Rafael Nadal came back from the dead.
ROGER Federer was far from impressed with Rafael Nadal's grunting and stalling in their semi-final but that has nothing to do with him wanting him to lose Sunday's final.