Naomi Osaka

‘Naomi Osaka goes in for the kill like Novak Djokovic,’ says Boris Becker

Naomi Osaka can 'smell the big moment and go in for the kill,' says Boris Becker, who has likened her to Novak Djokovic. The Japanese...

‘Playing Serena is always an honour,’ says Naomi Osaka as she reaches Australian Open final

Naomi Osaka is the first confirmed finalist at the 2021 Australian Open after a straight sets demolition of Serena Williams. The highly anticipated semi-final match...

‘Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka are both amazing fighters,’ says former Champion ahead of semi-final clash

Former Grand Slam Champion Justine Henin says the semi-final clash between Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams will be a different level to all other...

‘Naomi Osaka knows she is better than Serena Williams,’ says analyst ahead of semi-final clash

Former world number one Mats Wilander believes Naomi Osaka has the advantage over Serena Williams ahead of their semi-final clash at the Australian Open. Williams...

Naomi Osaka says Australian Open semi-final will be ‘a heap of fun’ as she reaches final four

Naomi Osaka cruised through to the Australian Open semi-final and says she is looking forward to it no matter who her opponent is. Osaka beat...

‘Nobody acknowledged me as number one’ – Naomi Osaka on pressure of top spot

World number three Naomi Osaka says that her main goal is playing consistently well rather than chasing a return to the number one spot.  The...

Naomi Osaka describes her career as ‘really weird’ as she hopes to solve consistency conundrum

Naomi Osaka says she has had a 'really weird career' so far, but she is keen to find much greater consistency moving forward. Osaka is...

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‘Novak Djokovic has spent years working on himself as a person,’ says former coach

A calm borne of focusing on personal emotional development is the secret behind the supreme mental strength of Novak Djokovic, says his former coach. Pepe...

‘Iga Swiatek is a future number one,’ says top analyst as she clinches second career title

Iga Swiatek has claimed her second career title at Adelaide International after bursting onto the scene winning last year's French Open. Swiatek was a newcomer...