Osaka powers into Australian Open Round 2

2019-01-15 14:26

Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka overcame a nervous start and distraction from flying bugs to ease into the Australian Open second round.

Naomi Osaka appears on cover of TIME magazine

2019-01-11 13:50

Naomi Osaka finally got the credit she deserves when she appeared on the cover of the January issue of TIME magazine.

Osaka thriving in Grand Slam spotlight

2019-01-08 06:51

If US Open winner Naomi Osaka is feeling the pressure of being the tennis world's newest Grand Slam champion, she's hiding it well in the lead-up to the Australian Open.

Southee to skipper New Zealand T20 side

2019-01-04 07:04

Tim Southee has been named to captain New Zealand in next week's one-off Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka.

Nishikori back to best in win over Dimitrov

2019-01-03 15:17

Kei Nishikori showed he was back to his best form as he downed Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov to reach the semi-finals of the Brisbane International.

Halep, Osaka, Kerber to play Sydney International

2018-12-03 08:35

World number one Simona Halep and US Open champion Naomi Osaka will headline a strong field in the women's draw of the Sydney International.

Osaka to focus on form after tearful end to WTA

2018-10-26 16:01

Naomi Osaka has set her sights on becoming better on different surfaces, as the US Open champion's season ended in tears at the WTA Finals.

Stephens victory hands winless Osaka Singapore lifeline

2018-10-24 20:29

Sloane Stephens overcame Kiki Bertens in a marathon match at the WTA Finals, a result which breathes life into Naomi Osaka's Singapore campaign.

Osaka vows to come back stronger after WTA defeat

2018-10-22 23:01

Rising Japanese superstar Naomi Osaka has vowed to push through fatigue and atone for her error-strewn loss to Sloane Stephens at the WTA Finals.

US Open champion Osaka says fame won't affect her game

2018-10-20 10:27

US Open champion Naomi Osaka has admitted she is still grappling with her newfound stardom but believes the overwhelming attention won't affect her game.


Shy Osaka working to be more mature

2019-01-12 12:25

US Open winner Naomi Osaka has admitted that she was naturally shy and said one of her key goals in the off-season had been to work on her confidence and maturity.

5 women to watch at the Australian Open

2019-01-08 12:08

Will Serena Williams make a triumphant return, can Caroline Wozniacki defend her crown or is Naomi Osaka capable of back-to-back majors?

Osaka says poor attitude cost her Brisbane semi-final

2019-01-05 08:36

Reigning US Open champion Naomi Osaka said her poor attitude cost her during her loss to Lesia Tsurenko in the Brisbane International semi-finals.

Osaka says US Open win has given her belief

2019-01-03 15:25

Japanese star Naomi Osaka says her US Open victory in September had given her the self-belief to be able to come from behind and win tight matches.

Osaka cruises as Konta sends Stephens packing

2019-01-01 15:00

Reigning US Open champion Naomi Osaka cruised past Australian qualifier Destanee Aiava to reach the quarter-finals of the Brisbane International.

WATCH: Tennis Grand Slam champ Naomi Osaka receives a special Nissan GT-R Nismo

2018-11-15 12:41

Tennis Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka ups her garage game in the form of a competition-honed, Super Silver 2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo.

Osaka retires with injury, out of WTA Finals

2018-10-26 13:35

US Open champion Naomi Osaka finished her debut appearance at the WTA Finals on Friday with an injury and an 0-3 record.

Osaka's hopes hang by a thread after Kerber defeat

2018-10-24 17:49

A tenacious Angelique Kerber overcame a second set stutter to outlast Naomi Osaka, leaving her WTA Finals campaign hanging by a thread.

Confident Sloane Stephens downs Osaka in Singapore

2018-10-22 17:37

A confident Sloane Stephens stormed to victory with a commanding third set performance against Naomi Osaka at the WTA Finals in Singapore.

Osaka, Stephens to play at Brisbane International

2018-10-17 14:20

US Open champion Naomi Osaka and world No 8 Sloane Stephens have confirmed their participation at the season-opening Brisbane International event.

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