The final match was played between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. Rafael Nadal won the match. This was Rafael Nadal's first Australian Open Singles title.
Rafael Nadal has won the Australian Open on one occasion - this coming in 2009, where he defeated Roger Federer in the final.
No I think he won it in 2009.
The Men's Singles C'ship at the Australian Open this year(2009).
Men: Rafael Nadal Women: Serena Williams
Roger lost in a five-setter to Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open in 2009.
The longest-ever match in the Australian Open lasted 5 hours and 14 minutes. It was played in the semi-finals of 2009 between Rafael Nadal and Fernando Verdasco. (Nadal won and went on to win the men's title over Roger Federer.)
Rafael nadal brought federer to tears after winning in 5 sets.