Osaka cruises to second Australian Open title
February 20, 2021
MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Naomi Osaka gave Jennifer Brady a lesson in Grand Slam tennis as she cruised to a 6-4, 6-3 win to claim her second Australian Open title on Saturday and cement her standing as the new queen of the women’s game.
February 19, 2021
Osaka to meet Brady in final as Williams exits in tears
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Naomi Osaka ended Serena Williams’ bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title with an imperious 6-3 6-4 win on Thursday, a victory that booked her spot in her second Australian Open final and left the American great in tears.
February 16, 2021
Osaka thrashes Hsieh to reach Australian Open semi-finals
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The brute force of Naomi Osaka crushed the artistry of Hsieh Su-wei as the Japanese former champion charged into the Australian Open semi-finals with a 6-2 6-2 win on Tuesday.
February 14, 2021
Osaka back from the brink to reach quarter-finals
MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Naomi Osaka saved two match points as she battled back from the brink to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a 4-6 6-4 7-5 victory over in-form Garbine Muguruza on Sunday.
November 30, 2020
Japan's Osaka inspires own manga character
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s three-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka has inspired a new manga character to appear in an issue of Nakayoshi magazine next month, the publishers announced on Sunday.
September 14, 2020
Osaka climbs to No.3, Azarenka returns to top 15 in rankings
NEW YORK (Reuters) - US Open champion Naomi Osaka has climbed six spots to third in the latest WTA rankings released on Monday while Victoria Azarenka’s career revival gathered traction
September 9, 2020
Osaka beats Rogers to reach US Open semis
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Naomi Osaka’s sharp serving and superior return game helped her past American Shelby Rogers 6-3 6-4 and into the semi-finals of the US Open as the