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September 4th, 2021

Osaka Ousted In Stunning Collapse To Fernandez At US Open; Barty A Week From Title

Both finalists from 2020 are out of the women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 1:31 am in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 2nd, 2021

Andreescu Stays Perfect At US Open, Pliskova Survives Anisimova Upset Bid; Stephens-Kerber Fri.

Naomi Osaka is back on court for first time since Monday,

Posted by Staff @ 11:53 pm in US Open | 6 Comments »

September 2nd, 2021

Stephens Cruises Past Gauff At US Open, Osaka Gets Walkover; Barty, Pliskova Return

The veteran topped the youngster tonight at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 1:11 am in US Open | No Comments »

September 1st, 2021

Barty Battles Past Zvonareva At US Open, Andreescu Survives; Coco v Stephens Wed. Night

Coco Gauff gets primetime billing Wednesday night at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 12:50 am in US Open | No Comments »

August 31st, 2021

Osaka Opens With A Win; Stephens, Gauff Set 2R Meeting; Barty Tues. At US Open

No big surprises on day 1 of the US Open women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 1:12 am in US Open | No Comments »

August 29th, 2021

Naomi Osaka, Murray v Tsitsipas Get Things Going At US Open Monday

The US Open begins Monday with Naomi Osaka under the lights.

Posted by Staff @ 12:14 am in US Open | 12 Comments »

August 20th, 2021

Osaka Stunned By Teichmann; Barty Crushes Azarenka At Cincinnati Masters

Is Naomi Osaka really the US Open favorite?

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 am in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 18th, 2021

Osaka Serves Notice To Gauff, Sabalenka Sent Off, Halep Injured; Barty v Azarenka At Cincinnati Masters

Naomi Osaka served Coco Gauff off the court in the deciding set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:47 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 15th, 2021

Naomi Osaka, Ash Barty Headline Cincinnati Masters Field

Naomi Osaka returns to tour play this week in Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 11:31 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

July 27th, 2021

Osaka Ousted From Olympics By Vondrousova; Tokyo Women’s Field Wide Open

The upsets continued at the Tokyo Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 5:26 pm in Olympics | Comments Off on Osaka Ousted From Olympics By Vondrousova; Tokyo Women’s Field Wide Open

July 26th, 2021

Osaka Storms Into Tokyo Olympics Third Round; Sabalenka, Swiatek, Kvitova Upset

Naomi Osaka continues to impress at the Tokyo Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 6:21 pm in Olympics | 1 Comment »

July 25th, 2021

Barty Bounced Out Of Olympic Singles; Osaka Impresses In Return

World No. 1 Ash Barty is out of the Olympic singles.

Posted by Staff @ 1:31 pm in Olympics | Comments Off on Barty Bounced Out Of Olympic Singles; Osaka Impresses In Return

July 24th, 2021

French Champions Swiatek, Krejcikova Cruise at Tokyo Olympics; Osaka, Barty Set For Debuts

The best in the women’s game will be on court Sunday in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 6:59 pm in Olympics | Comments Off on French Champions Swiatek, Krejcikova Cruise at Tokyo Olympics; Osaka, Barty Set For Debuts

July 23rd, 2021

Naomi Osaka Stars During Tokyo Olympic Opening Ceremony, Lights Cauldron [Video]

Naomi Osaka made history Friday night in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 3:55 pm in Olympics, Videos | Comments Off on Naomi Osaka Stars During Tokyo Olympic Opening Ceremony, Lights Cauldron [Video]

June 17th, 2021

Naomi Osaka Says No To Wimbledon

Naomi Osaka won’t play Wimbledon either.

Posted by Staff @ 6:28 pm in Wimbledon | 11 Comments »