• Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019
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Osaka giving up US citizenship to play...

Osaka giving up US citizenship for...

Tennis

Thu, Oct 10 2019

The 21-year-old, born in Japan to a Haitian father and Japanese mother but raised in the United States,...

Osaka beats Barty to win China

Osaka beats Barty to win China

Tennis

Sun, Oct 6 2019

The Japanese two-time Grand Slam champion emerged victorious after 110 minutes in chilly Beijing, 3-6,...

Amazing Osaka thrashes tearful Gauff...

Osaka thrashes Gauff, Nadal coasts

Tennis

Sun, Sep 1 2019

World number one Osaka overpowered 15-year-old Gauff 6-3, 6-0 in 65 minutes to keep her title defense...

Federer, Serena breeze in USA

Federer, Serena breeze in USA

Sports

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Roger Federer routed Britain's 58th-ranked Dan Evans 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 in only 80 minutes, blasting 48...

Gauff books date with US Open champ...

Gauff books date with Osaka

Tennis

Fri, Aug 30 2019

Three-time US Open champion Nadal advanced without striking a ball when injury-plagued Australian Thanasi...

Salah stars on cover of TIME 100

Salah stars on cover of TIME 100

Football

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Salah's global popularity surged last year when he enjoyed a breakthrough season with Liverpool,...

Osaka edges Kvitova to claim Australian...

Osaka claims Australian Open crown

Tennis

Sat, Jan 26 2019

It was a second successive Grand Slam title for the Japanese, after her U.S. Open triumph in September,...

Stephens and Bertens march on to Singapore...

Stephens and Bertens march on to Singapore...

Tennis

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Saturday's semi-finals will see Bertens take on White Group winner Elina Svitolina of Ukraine, before...

Bertens advances in Singapore after...

Bertens advances in Singapore

Tennis

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Elina Svitolina advanced to the semi-finals as White Group winner Thursday, the Ukrainian joined by big-hitting...

Resilient Kerber overcomes Osaka as...

Resilient Kerber overcomes Osaka as...

Tennis

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Kerber's victory evened up her record at 1-1 in round robin play as Osaka slumped to her second straight...

Calm Stephens edges Osaka, Kerber stunned...

Calm Stephens edges Osaka, Kerber stunned...

Tennis

Tue, Oct 23 2018

Stephens and Osaka are making their debuts at the season-ending event but it was the American who opened...

Osaka pulls out of Hong Kong Open with...

Osaka pulls out of Hong Kong Open

Tennis

Sun, Oct 7 2018

The Japanese star required treatment to her lower back during her semi-final defeat to unseeded Anastasija...

Tearful Osaka survives huge scare to...

Tearful Osaka survives huge scare to...

Tennis

Fri, Oct 5 2018

The 20-year-old Japanese was broken on her first two service games and had tears in her eyes as the match...

Holder Wozniacki, Kvitova book WTA Finals...

Holder Wozniacki, Kvitova book WTA Finals...

Tennis

Thu, Oct 4 2018

The pair join world number one Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber and Naomi Osaka who have already qualified...

US Open title not the happiest memory,...

US Open title not the happiest memory,...

Tennis

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Naomi Osaka stunned Serena Williams last month in a tempestuous final in which the American called chair...

Serena keen to move on from US Open...

Serena keen to move on from US Open...

Tennis

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Serena Williams lost the decider in straight sets to Japan's Naomi Osaka after a fiery confrontation...

Japan's Osaka has no regrets over chaotic...

Osaka: No regrets over final

Tennis

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Osaka, who competes at next week's Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo, also revealed her plans to break into...

Australian cartoonist under fire for...

Australian cartoonist under fire for...

Tennis

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Mark Knight's caricature, published in Melbourne's Herald Sun newspaper on Monday, showed a butch...

Navratilova to Serena: Even if guys...

Navratilova to Serena: Even if guys...

Tennis

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Writing in an opinion article for the New York Times, Martina Navratilova said, a higher standard is...

Serena's US Open implosions

Serena's US Open implosions

Tennis

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Six-time US Open champion Serena Williams has been embroiled in her share of controversies at Flushing...

Serena's US Open final meltdown: Who's...

Who's saying what on Twitter

Tennis

Sun, Sep 9 2018

The New York Post has already dubbed it the 'Mother of all Meltdowns'