Clijsters ready to defend Australian Open Title

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Updated December 29, 2011
Kim Clijsters

Kim Clijsters has made her intentions of retaining the Australian Open title known while she was hanging out in Brisbane.

The Lawn Tennis Superstar who is a 28 years old mother of 1 is presently at Australia in preparation for the tournament, we hear she’s been at Australia before Christmas with her daughter Jada.

She is hoping to perform well again, despite the challenge of overcoming a stomach injury which forced her out of the U.S. Open, she told reporters.

Clijsters will begin her 2012 campaign with the Brisbane International tournament which begins on January 1.

She said she is really happy to be back again despite the challenges and remembering the emotions attached the tournament which she played last in Australia will spur her to make her perform better in her title defence.