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Li Na still smarting from Clijsters heartbreak

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Fiery Chinese star Li Na bristled at the mention of the retired Kim Clijsters on Sunday and said she was disappointed not to have the chance to avenge her Australian Open losses to the Belgian ace. 

Li Na of China returns a shot during a practice session for the upcoming Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, on January 12, 2013. Li bristled at the mention of the retired Kim Clijsters on Sunday and said she was disappointed not to have the chance to avenge her Australian Open losses to the Belgian ace.

Former French Open winner Li, among the leading contenders at Melbourne Park, was foiled by Clijsters in the 2011 final and let slip four match points against her in last year's fourth round, a defeat that left her in tears.

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