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Do you like Naomi Osaka?Father is from Haiti, mother is from Japan; older sister is Mari (also plays tennis) ... Aggressive baseliner; favorite shot is forehand ... Tennis idol growing ... Read Full Bio
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- Konta Keeps Winning, Beats Bertens To Reach Rome Final, Pliskova Awaits
- Venus Williams and yesterday Marketa Vondrousova, now had Bertens in her crosshairs but the Dutchwoman came in off a day of rest (Naomi Osaka withdrew) and on an 8-match win streak after her Madrid win. Bertens took a tight opener in which Konta couldn't serve it out. Then she ...
- Pliskova Powers Pasts Azarenka In Rome, Leads Unlikely Group Of Semifinalists
- the early semifinal, Kiki Bertens will meet the resurgent Johanna Konta. Bertens advanced without hitting a ball as world No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdrew with a right hand injury. After wins yesterday over Sloane Stephens and Venus Williams, Konta kept it going edging young Czech ...
- Right Hand Injury Forces No. 1 Naomi Osaka Out Of Rome
- continued today in Rome. After injuries/retirements to Grand Slam champions Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova and Garbine Muguruza, today Naomi Osaka pulled out because of a right hand issue. The Japanese, who won two matches yesterday, was scheduled to face Madrid champion Kiki Berten...
- Osaka Wins 2 In Rome, Secures French Top Seed; Konta Upsets Stephens, Venus; Halep, Kvitova Ailing
- a very busy double-up day in Rome, world No. 1 Naomi Osaka locked up the top seed at the French and moved in to the quarterfinals after identical 6-3, 6-3 wins over Dominika Cibulkova and Mihaela Buzarnescu. It's her first clay quarterfinal and puts the 21-year-old up against Ma...
- Federer Saves 2 MPs v Coric In Rome, Gets Tsitsipas Fri.; Nadal, Djokovic Roll In 2 Wins
- Matteo Berrettini. Six of the Top 8 seeds made the quarterfinals. FRIDAY ROME SCHEDULE Centrale 12:00 Noon QF 1 Naomi Osaka v 6 Kiki Bertens Not Before 2:30 Pm QF Fernando Verdasco v 2 Rafael Nadal Not Before 4:00 Pm QF 8 Stefanos Tsitsipas v 3 Rog...
- Rain Washes Out Wed. Schedule In Rome Forcing Big 3 To Double-up Thurs.
- the first time in tournament history, a fully day of play was washed out in Rome today. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Noami Osaka and my other were scheduled to play their first matches at the Italian Open, now they will be forced to not only play tomorrow, but also pl...
- Samantha Stosur Interview - French Open, June 5
- something that gives you confidence, that you can do it even when you will be 30 or 32?SAMANTHA STOSUR: Absolutely. We played the final of Osaka last year, and I think she was 1 for 9 in finals. Then the next week she won a title. Now she's won this. I had only won two titles before ...
- Samantha Stosur Interview - French Open. June 3
- that much about that match. I know it was cold and wet and whatever. I got through it.We also played the final of the tournament in Osaka at the end of the year last year, as well. That was the last time we played. We've had a lot of matches against each other. I think we both...
- Serena Was Wrong, Ramos Was Wrong, Osaka Is The Undeniable Champion
- Serena Williams v Osaka, Who Idolizes Her, in US Open Final
- Another Serena US Open Blow-up Mars Osaka Win in Final
- Osaka Ousts Sharapova At Indian Wells; Moms Serena, Azarenka Return Today
- Serena Rolls, Trips, Rolls at US Open; Keys, Osaka, Sharapova in Action Monday
- Naomi Osaka Splits From Coach Sascha Bajin