Sunday, January 26, 2014
Stanislas Wawrinka has beaten Rafael Nadal in a thrilling match to become the latest Australian Open champion. While Nadal was the favorite, Wawrinka proved to be the better player on the day. The game finished in four sets. Nadal was plagued by injury not to his knee, but to his back. He had work done to it during the match but the extent of the injury was not clear. He was visibly upset at the loss and was fighting back the tears during his post match speech.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Rafael Nadal has dispatched Roger Federer in straight sets to book himself a place in the Australian Open final to be played on Sunday night. The first set was a tough one going to a tie breaker however, the second and third were taken by Nadal without too much trouble. Nadal has had a tough run being out of the game for 7 months with a knee injury but came back with a bang. Rafael Nadal will now play Stan Wawrinka in the final.
American Arrested with $5 million in Sydney - An American citizen has been caught with over $5 million dollars stored in several suit cases. The suit cases were found when after the police started cracking down on international money laundering and drug trafficking. The man had only been in the country for 2 days and denied any of the money belonged to him. The man is now in custody awaiting trial.