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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

Serena Williams keen to 'move on' from US Open row

Serena Williams lost the decider in straight sets to Japan's Naomi Osaka after a fiery confrontation with chair umpire Carlos Ramos that she later blamed on sexism.

published on : 24th September 2018

Japan's Naomi Osaka beats Barbora Strycova to reach Tokyo semi-finals

The third seed, who stunned Serena Williams to capture the US Open title earlier this month, failed to hit the same heights she did on that historic night in New York.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Pan Pacific Open: Dominika Cibulkova to get first shot at US Open champ Naomi Osaka

Cibulkova will get her first crack at newly crowned US Open champ Osaka after squeaking into the last 16 of the Pan Pacific Open.

published on : 17th September 2018

Naomi Osaka blames US Open tears on 'notorious' nerves, stands by Serena Williams

Osaka has refused to blame her childhood idol, who called chair umpire Carlos Ramos a "thief" in an astonishing rant triggered by a code violation for coaching that culminated in a docked game.

published on : 17th September 2018

Tennis star Naomi Osaka named Nissan ambassador, gives hope to biracial Japanese

Nissan said the passionate videogame player and Beyonce fan would appear in global promotions and advertising in its three-year contract.

published on : 13th September 2018
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