World Number 1 Roger Federer eased to the 16th Grand Slam title of his career with a straight sets victory over the British Number 1 Andy Murray.
Federer went into the Australian Open final having won the title 3 times before, in 2004, 2006 and 2007 however the Swiss maestro lost in the title match to Rafael Nadal in 5 sets in the final last year.
The World Number 1 eased through the 1st set against Murray breaking the Scot twice to seal it 6-3. Once break was enough for Federer to win the 2nd set 6-4 and take a 2 sets to love lead.
Murray dug in however and managed to break Federer against the run of play to take a 4-2 lead in the 3rd set.
Federer however broke back and forced the set to a tiebreaker, and after saving 5 set points Federer managed to seal the breakers and a 6-3 6-4 7-6 victory to give him his 16th Grand Slam title.