The latest Osaka tournament news:
- WTA Events During Olympics in Brazil, China Defy Description...But Here They Are
- Jankovic, Irina-Camelia Begu, Monica Puig, Jelena Ostapenko, Yulia Putintseva, Timea Babos, Nao Hibino, Naomi Osaka, Teliana Pereira
Notes: No Top 25 players, but one former No. 1 in Jankovic...No. 94 Per...
- Gael Monfils Saves MP To Beat Ivo Karlovic For Washington Title; Yanina Wickmayer Wins Two
- attempting to become the oldest player to win an ATP singles titles in successive weeks since Ken Rosewall in Osaka and Tokyo in October 1973 after winning Newport last week.
"My serve stopped [when serving for the match],...
- Kvitova, Stephens Make Ugly Exits at French Open; Williams Sisters Saturday
- id Stosur, who will next face No. 6 Simona Halep, who on Friday was a 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 winner over Japan's Naomi Osaka. Stosur only won two games off Halep weeks ago in Madrid. "I'm not going to think too much about that, why I ...
- Djokovic, Nadal Win Easy; Marathon Man Murray Up Friday at French Open, Krygios-Gasquet
- (FRA) vs. Stan Wawrinka (SUI)
Suzanne-Lenglen Court 11:00 AM Start
Simona Halep (ROU) vs. Naomi Osaka (JPN)
Ivo Karlovic (CRO) vs. Andy Murray (GBR)
Barbora Strycova (CZE) vs. Agnieszka Radwanska (P...
- Serena, Venus Up Thursday at French Open; Muguruza Mows French Wildcard
- ll the balls and very flat, so the ball didn't bounce too much," said Halep, who will next meet Japan's Naomi Osaka. "I stayed a little bit too far from court. But in the end I found the rhythm. I found the way to play aggres...
- Muguruza, Seeds Stretched on Cold, Windy Day at French Open; Serena, Venus Tuesday
- shenanigans were American Shelby Rogers who shocked No. 17 Karolina Pliskova 3-6, 6-4, 6-3; and Japan's Naomi Osaka who ground down No. 32 Jelena Ostapenko 6-4, 7-5.
"Moving is really fun on [clay]," Rogers said. "The poin...
- Svitolina Beats Bouchard for WTA KL Title; Watson Wins Monterrey
- you work for it."
Watson improved to a perfect 3-0 in career finals following wins at 2015 Hobart and 2012 Osaka. Flipkens fell to 1-2 in career finals, and was looking for her first title since 2012 Quebec City.
- Muguruza Muggled; Serena, Maria Featured Sunday at Australian Open
- Czech will next face the streaking No. 14 seed Victoria Azarenka, who put down a challenge from Japan's Naomi Osaka 6-1, 6-1.
"I will enjoy myself first, because I just beat the No. 3 in the world," Strycova said of facing...