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Australian Open: Serena Williams relentlessly marches on as Naomi Osaka, Elina Svitolina survive scares

Serena Williams, seeded 16, has dropped just nine games in her three matches so far and with face either sister Venus or world number one Simona Halep for a berth in the quarter-finals.

published on : 19th January 2019

Australia Open: Japan's Naomi Osaka outlasts Hsieh Su-wei to make last 16

Osaka's win equals her best performance at the Australian Open, where she reached the last 16 in 2018 but lost to world number one Simona Halep.

published on : 19th January 2019

Reigning US Open champ Naomi Osaka says poor attitude cost her Brisbane semis

Osaka went into the match as firm favourite but looked flat from the outset as Tsurenko raced through the match in just 65 minutes.

published on : 6th January 2019

Lesia Tsurenko upsets second-seeded Naomi Osaka to reach Brisbane final

Osaka kicked the air at one point and dropped her racket to the court after missing another, before visibly questioning how she could be getting it so wrong...

published on : 5th January 2019

Serena Williams still stuck on 23 as women’s tennis welcomes 3 new Slam winners in 2018

Here's a quick recap of the major events in Women's Tennis this past year.

published on : 22nd December 2018

Naomi Osaka headed for big money with Japan, global appeal

Tokyo-based Citizen Watch Co.'s 80,000 yen (USD 700) Naomi Osaka watch is selling out at stores in Japan, thanks to the exposure it got on her wrist at the US Open.

published on : 9th November 2018

WTA Finals 2018: Kiki Bertens books place in semis as Naomi Osaka pulls out due to injury

Kiki Bertens is set to next take on either Elina Svitolina of Ukraine or Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic on Saturday.

published on : 26th October 2018

Japan's Naomi Osaka rises to fourth place in women's rankings

Romania's Simona Halep tops the table ahead of second-placed Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark with Germany's Angelique Kerber holding onto third place.

published on : 8th October 2018

Naomi Osaka pulls out of Hong Kong Open with back injury

The Japanese star required treatment to her lower back during her semi-final defeat to unseeded Anastasija Sevastova at the China Open.

published on : 7th October 2018

Naomi Osaka into China Open semi-final, says "the battle will only get harder"

With the victory, Osaka has become the first Japanese tennis player to reach the semi-final of the China Open since its inception in 2004.

published on : 6th October 2018

Tearful Osaka survives huge scare to reach Beijing semifinals

Even as the match threatened to slip away in the second set, Osaka gathered herself and found the resolve to pull through over three nail-biting sets.

published on : 5th October 2018

'Finally clicked': Osaka says better focus behind stellar run

The Japanese will face home hope Zhang Shuai in the last eight in the Chinese capital after Zhang pulled off a shock in defeating three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber.

published on : 4th October 2018

Naomi Osaka into China Open quarters, Zhang upsets Kerber

This is Osaka's second tournament since she defeated Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final on Sept. 8. In the first last week, she got to the Pan Pacific Open final in Tokyo.

published on : 4th October 2018

Don't call me cool says 'very emotional' Naomi Osaka

Told that she had been branded "Queen of Cool" by an Australian tennis magazine, the 20-year-old looked startled.

published on : 3rd October 2018

US Open title 'not the happiest memory', says Naomi Osaka

Serena Williams's high-profile meltdown made headlines over Naomi Osaka's feat in becoming the first Japanese to win a Grand Slam.

published on : 2nd October 2018
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