US Open title 'not the happiest memory', says Osaka

2018-10-01 17:08

Naomi Osaka made the startling admission that winning the US Open was "bittersweet" and "not the happiest memory".

Osaka blames US Open tears on 'notorious' nerves

2018-09-17 09:40

Naomi Osaka has put her US Open tears down to shredded nerves, rather than the tantrum thrown by Serena Williams that overshadowed a historic Japanese win.

Rival rubbishes Serena's 'sexism' claim

2018-09-14 06:54

Barbora Strycova has rubbished Serena Williams’ claim that her treatment by the umpire in the recent US Open final was sexist.

Osaka's US Open win re-opens cultural discussion in Japan

2018-09-13 10:25

Naomi Osaka's victory in the US Open has added her to a growing list of athletes who have raised the issue of what it means to be Japanese.

Osaka signs deal with top Japanese car maker

2018-09-13 06:23

US Open winner Naomi Osaka has been announced as the "brand ambassador" for a major Japanese car maker.

Umpire says he is 'fine' after Serena US Open row

2018-09-12 11:31

The chair umpire who penalised Serena Williams in the US Open final has spoken publicly for the first time since the match, saying he is "fine".

WATCH: ‘I’m not racist’ - Aussie cartoonist on Serena Williams

2018-09-12 07:04

The Australian cartoonist who has come under fire for his depiction of Serena Williams insists he is not a racist.

Serena's treatment resonates among black women

2018-09-11 08:27

Black women say tennis superstar Serena Williams' experience at the US Open final resonates with them.

Australian cartoonist under fire for Serena sketch

2018-09-11 06:35

An Australian cartoonist has come under fire for portraying Serena Williams using - what Harry Potter author JK Rowling described as - "racist and sexist tropes".

4 Grand Slams, 4 events in 'sexism' rows

2018-09-10 20:15

Serena Williams' claims of sexism during her spectacular US Open final meltdown follows similar controversies at the season's other Grand Slams.

 

Top rugby ref Owens weighs into Serena 'sexism' debate

2018-09-20 11:32

Top international rugby referee Nigel Owens has shared his views on Serena Williams' outburst in the US Open final earlier this month.

Umpire focused on 'working again' after Serena row

2018-09-14 12:33

The chair umpire who penalised Serena Williams in the US Open final says he is pleased to be getting back to work.

WATCH: Naomi Osaka steals the show on Ellen

2018-09-13 11:10

US Open women’s champion Naomi Osaka made headlines when she appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres show.

Osaka has 'no regrets' over chaotic US Open final

2018-09-13 09:58

Naomi Osaka has refused to criticise Serena Williams after her historic US Open victory was overshadowed by her furious row with the chair umpire.

Defiant Oz paper reprints 'racist' Serena cartoon

2018-09-13 06:00

An Australian newspaper has defiantly republished a controversial cartoon of tennis star Serena Williams on its front-page.

OPINION: ITF right to back umpire over Serena

2018-09-12 11:11

Sy Lerman lauds the International Tennis Federation for the manner in which it responded to Serena Williams' behaviour at the US Open.

Navratilova to Serena: Even if men do it, it's wrong

2018-09-11 09:47

Martina Navratilova, an 18-time Grand Slam singles champion, says Serena Williams was wrong in her outburst at the US Open women's final.

Blame game won't solve Serena strife

2018-09-11 06:57

When I first watched the footage of Serena Williams at the US Open, I didn't think her claim of sexism was justified. Unfair refereeing, yes... writes Elma Smit.

ITF backs umpire Ramos over Serena rant

2018-09-11 06:27

Carlos Ramos has been praised for acting with "professionalism and integrity" by the International Tennis Federation after the umpire was labelled a liar.

Serena's US Open row puts umpires in spotlight

2018-09-10 20:09

Spawned by sexism or not, Serena Williams' run-in with chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the US Open final had tennis officiating in an unwanted spotlight.

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