Naomi Osaka

Japan Seals 2024 Billie Jean King Cup Finals Place

ITF Press Release, April 13, 2024 Australia and Japan booked their places in November’s Billie Jean King Cup by Gainbridge Finals in Seville, after sealing respective victories over Mexico and Kazakhstan on day two of their home Qualifier ties. Nao […]

Osaka To Play Berlin Ladies Open

BERLIN, March 23, 2024 Four-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka of Japan will make her debut at this year’s Berlin Ladies Open presented by ecotrans Group. The WTA 500 grass-court tournament offers a a total prize money of $922,573 and […]

Osaka Returns To Indian Wells At Peace With Herself, Win Or Lose

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 11, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Former World No. 1, four-time Grand Slam champion and 2018 BNP Paribas Open titlist Naomi Osaka returned to the Southern California palm desert for the first time since 2019 and took center […]

Defending Champion Osaka Having Fun, Winning At Australian Open

MELBOURNE/WASHINGTON, January 19, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Women’s defending champion Naomi Osaka of Japan advanced to the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-0, 6-4 win over 54th-ranked American Madison Brengle in a featured Wednesday evening match on […]

Djokovic Gets Medical Exemption, Will Play In Australian Open

MELBOURNE/WASHINGTON, January 5, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) World No. 1 and nine-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic ended weeks of speculation about whether he would play in this year’s first major, announcing on his social media platforms Tuesday that he […]