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Sania Mirza/ Martina Hingis win Australian Open

Updated: 29 January 2016 13:00 IST - Published: 29 January 2016 11:07 IST
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Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis are the new Australian Open champions!
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And they're now at deuce.. advantage Hingis! One winner away from the Australian Open title.
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MATCH POINT! They're about to break back without conceding a single point..and even bigger, win the Australian Open!
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Not just yet... Hradecka and Hlavackova break! They're now down 3-5 to Hingis and Mirza, and are serving to stay in the championship.
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Back, forth, back and forth.. tense here as Hingis and Mirza, serving for the championship, are at break point!
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Athleticism and a blitzing forehand winner from Martina Hingis across court puts a shot firmly out of the Czech pair's reach - 5-2 now with Mirza and Hingis successfully breaking! They'll now serve for the Australian Open title.
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It won't be as fast as Hingis and Mirza would have liked, although they look on course for victory; they lead Hlavackova and Hradecka 4-2 after the Czech pair break them in the second set.
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And they've held! After faltering in the first set, the top seeds have come back for a 3-1 lead.
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Hlavackova's becoming a bit of target practice here.. after her teammate got her in the shoulder, it's now Mirza who nearly gets her in the head!
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Some strong play from the Indo-Swiss pair, but their rivals have yet to commit an unforced errors, while the top seeds have already committed 4.
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And they now capitalize on that break to lead 2-0 in the second!
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The second set begins straightaway with a break of serve!
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Could this be trouble for the Indo Swiss pair? Martina Hingis has taken a medical time out.
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And after an hour-long first set, which saw eight breaks of serve, Mirza and Hingis FINALLY win the first set 7-6(7-1).
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SET POINT for Mirza and Hingis!
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Absolute dominance in the tiebreak from Mirza/Hingis! They're leading 4-0 and Hingis is displaying just why she's such a legend. Some very tight points from the Swiss, one of which was in by a fraction of an inch.
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We'll go to a first set tie-break! Teams at 6-6 to decide who will take the first set.
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And a HOLD of serve gives Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza a 6-5 lead! Hlavackova and Hradecka will now serve to stay in the set.
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Beautiful cross-court shot from Hingis! Can they pull this back to hold?
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This is a tight game - and Hingis' forehand is in sizzling form! She breaks to go 5-5.
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Break of service again...this is becoming routine, now! Hlavackova and Hradecka now lead 5-4 and will serve for the set.
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That's GOT to have hurt! Hradecka takes Hlavackova's serve to the shoulder.
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Service breaks galore! 4-4 now and it's been a while since a hold of serve..