[Reuters] Mauresmo scratches her seven year itch with Open win

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01-28-2006, 09:31 AM
MELBOURNE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Amelie Mauresmo finally lived up to the promise she displayed seven years ago when she claimed a first grand slam title at the Australian Open on Saturday after her opponent, Justin Henin-Hardenne, retired in the second set.