As it happened: Sabalenka defeats Rybakina for first Slam title

Aryna Sabalenka wins the Australian Open (1:17)

Aryna Sabalenka wins her first Grand Slam singles title after beating Elena Rybakina in the Australian Open final. (1:17)

The 2023 Australian Open tennis tournament concludes for the women tonight, with reigning Wimbledon champion and 22nd seed Elena Rybakina taking on first-time Slam finalist and 5th seed Aryna Sabalenka. Join our reporters on the ground in our live blog, bringing you the best action from Melbourne Park.