Henin-Hardenne retired from the Australian Open women’s singles final because of injury. Mauresmo, the 1999 Melbourne runner-up, easily won the first set 6-1 after dominating the early exchanges and led 2-0 in the second when Henin-Hardenne pulled out. The Belgian was clearly struggling and retired after complaining of stomach pain. “I’m feeling very disappointed to lose the tournament this way,” Henin-Hardenne said.
France's Amelie Mauresmo has won her first grand slam title after Justine