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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

Czech Republic tennis​ star Barbora Strycova rebuffs Serena Williams'​ 'sexism' charge

Barbora Strycova struck down Serena Williams' 'sexism' charge against Umpire Carlos Ramos during her US Open final match.

published on : 15th September 2018

After Serena Williams episode, US Open umpire Carlos Ramos says he is focusing on 'working again'

Ramos gave Williams three code violations in her straight-set loss to Naomi Osaka last weekend, and the American great argued that she wasn't being treated the same as some male players.

published on : 14th 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

Naomi Osaka's US Open win re-opens identity discussion in Japan

Osaka's victory also challenges Japanese attitudes about identity in a homogeneous culture that is being pushed to change.

published on : 13th September 2018

Naomi Osaka has no regrets over chaotic US Open final against Serena Williams

The 20-year-old melted hearts when she broke down sobbing after thrashing her idol 6-2, 6-4 to become Japan's first Grand Slam singles champion in New York last weekend.

published on : 13th September 2018

Australian cartoonist under fire for Serena sketch

Serena Williams was deducted a point and received a USD17,000 fine, stirring the tennis world and sparking a broader debate about double standards toward men and women in the sport.

published on : 12th September 2018

Serena's US Open outburst: Even if guys do it, it's wrong, says Martina Navratilova

Navratilova said Serena Williams was wrong in her outburst at the US Open women's finals even though she agreed there is a double standard.

published on : 11th September 2018

Serena Williams' US Open sexism row latest to put tennis umpires in spotlight

Williams, whose bid to match all-time record of 24 Grand Slam titles was at least temporarily thwarted by Naomi Osaka, made no bones about her belief that sexism played a role in the code violations.

published on : 11th September 2018

After Serena controversy, Australian Open head wants clarity on in-match coaching

Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley said coaching, which is allowed a Women's Tennis Association events but not at men's or Grand Slam tournaments, remained a grey area.

published on : 10th September 2018

Naomi Osaka charms Japan with her manners and broken Japanese

National pride - at least for now - is overriding questions of cultural identity and what it means to be Japanese.

published on : 10th September 2018

Juan Martin del Potro backs Novak Djokovic to break Roger Federer's 20-Slam record

Djokovic clinched his third US Open title on Sunday with a 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 triumph over del Potro, taking him level with Pete Sampras's mark of 14 Grand Slams.

published on : 10th September 2018

US Open champion Novak Djokovic: From sicknote Serb to Grand Slam warrior

Djokovic, playing in his eighth US Open final, delivered a businesslike 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 victory over third-seeded Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina.

published on : 10th September 2018

US Open champion Naomi Osaka tipped as Japan's first world number one

Though Osaka's moment of glory was overshadowed by Serena Williams' meltdown during her stunning 6-2, 6-4 upset of her idol at the weekend, the 20-year-old demonstrated she has the game.

published on : 10th September 2018
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