Originally written on Tennis Panorama  |  Last updated 10/22/14

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 20: Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia plays a forehand in her first round match against Virginie Razzano of France during day two of the 2009 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 20, 2009 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
  By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 27, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia – Aussies Jarmila Gajdosova and Matt Ebden have been crowned Australian Open Mixed Doubles champions after defeating the Czech pairing of Lucie Hradecka and Frantisek Cermak 6-3 7-5 on Sunday.   The Australians were playing together for the first time and entered the event on a wildcard.   “You know, it feels amazing. I guess extremely exciting to be given the chance to play a Grand Slam final, first of all, and then to win it,” Ebden said. “You never know how many chances you’ll get to play a Grand Slam final. So to come out with a win in our first final and get a title straightaway and to become Grand Slam champions is an amazing feeling and something we’ll always have.”   Gajdosova described what it felt like to become a Grand Slam champion.   “I think it’s something that every person, every girl or guy are dreaming when they are little. I know it’s mixed, but it’s still a Grand Slam title. To get that far, you ha
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