Tag Archives: Naomi Osaka

Australian Open: Naomi defeats Serena, ‘retirement’ becoming a real possibility

Naomi Osaka has Serena’s number.  Blog King, Mass Appeal MELBOURNE — Close, but no cigar. Just moments after getting her ass kicked by Naomi Osaka in the Australian Open semifinals, Serena Williams choked back tears then abruptly concluded her press conference — raising speculation her métier has finally reached cessation. Serena, who was seeking a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles ...

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Battle of Stars: Coco Gauff demonstrates humility after loss to No. 1 Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka won young star battle. Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — Cinderella’s glass slipper is cracked beyond repair. Coco Gauff, ranked 141st, suffered a beatdown of epic proportions Saturday night in the third round of the 2019 U.S. Open. But let’s give her credit. Unlike the entitled deportment of Serena Williams in last year’s competition, the emotional 15-year-old ...

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