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Plucky Watson is out in third

Heather Watson

SHE put up an early fight, but Heather Watson’s journey in the Australian Open came to an end at the hands of the impressive Agnieszka Radwanska in Melbourne today.

The comeback to end all comebacks

An elated Heather Watson celebrates her astonishing come-from-behind victory today in the second round of the Australian Open in Melbourne. (Picture by Greg Wood/AFP/Getty Images)

JUST when an island and a nation, well those up very early, had given up on Heather Watson, the Guernsey star produced an astonishing comeback to reach the third round of the Australian Open.

Watson through

HEATHER WATSON staged a remarkable comeback this morning to progress in the opening Grand Slam of the year.

The dream is over

HEATHER WATSON’S Australian Open campaign evaporated in the blistering Melbourne heat overnight.

Heat is turned up on Watson

HEATHER WATSON endured scorching on-court temperatures approaching a staggering 122 Fahrenheit (50C) to reach tomorrow’s quarter-finals of the 2009 Australian Open junior girls singles at Melbourne Park.