• Osaka beats Strycova to reach semifinals at Pan Pacific Open

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    TOKYO - Naomi Osaka raised her game when she needed to, and it landed her a spot in the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open.
    The U.S. Open champion, who upset Serena Williams in the final in New York at the beginning of the month, won her ninth straight match Friday, beating Barbora Strycova 6-3, 6-4.
    “This was my third time playing her, and each time it was very close, so I knew she was very good,” said the third-seeded Osaka, the first Japanese player to win a Grand Slam singles title.
    Osaka will next face Camila Giorgi, who advanced after Victoria Azarenka retired from their match in the...
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  • Osaka beats Strycova to reach semifinals at Pan Pacific Open

    Osaka beats Strycova to reach semifinals at Pan Pacific Open

    2 monthes ago - By Saint Louis Today

    TOKYO - U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka advanced to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open by beating Barbora Strycova 6-3, 6-4 on Friday.
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