Australian Open at a glance
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) A look at the Australian Open on Saturday:
Weather: Sunny, high of 20 Celsius (68 Fahrenheit).
Attendance: Single session: 19,236.
Women’s Singles Final Result: No. 1 Serena Williams def. No. 2 Maria Sharapova 6-3, 7-6 (5).
Men’s Doubles Final Result: Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini, Italy, def. Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut, France, 6-4, 6-4.
Junior Boys Final Result: No. 1. Roman Safiullin, Russia, def. Hong Seong-chan, South Korea, 7-5, 7-6 (2).
Junior Girls Final Result: Tereza Mihalikova, Slovakia, def. Katie Swan, Britain, 6-1, 6-4.
Stat of the Day: 19: number of career Grand Slam singles titles by Serena Williams after Saturday’s victory, second only to Steffi Graf’s 22 in the Open era.
Quote of the Day: ”Growing up I wasn’t the richest, but I had a rich family in spirit and support. Standing here with 19 championships is something I never thought would happen” – Williams.
Matches Sunday: Men’s Singles Final: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 6 Andy Murray; Mixed Doubles Final: No. 3 Kristina Mladenovic, France, and Daniel Nestor, Canada, vs. No. 7 Martina Hingis, Switzerland, and Leander Paes , India.
Sunday Forecast: chance of showers, high of 20C (68F).