Naomi Osaka

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Defending champion Novak Djokovic during the draw for the 2022 French Open. Photograph: Michel Euler/AP

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal could meet in the quarter-finals of the French Open. The pair have won 15 of the last 17 titles at Roland Garros betw(...)

Emma Raducanu serves in her first-round match against Tereza Martincova. Photograph:  Clive Brunskill/Getty

Emma Raducanu won 11 of the last 12 games to defeat Tereza Martincova for the second time in a fortnight in the opening round of the Madrid Open. Cze(...)

 Nick Kyrgios of Australia crashed out of the fourth round at the Miami Open on Tuesday. Photograph: EPA

Nick Kyrgios lost his cool and picked up a game penalty as he crashed out of the fourth round at the Miami Open to Jannik Sinner on Tuesday. The comb(...)

Usain Bolt crosses the finish line in the 100m final at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Sports star Usain Bolt has taken a stake in Irish-based organisation Wylde, marking the sprinter’s entry into the world of esports. Wylde was founded(...)

World number one  and three-time Grand Slam winner Ashleigh Barty has announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 25. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Initially it was a surprise. Then it wasn’t so much that as a realisation. Another young player stepping away prematurely rolled back a tennis clock t(...)

 WTA supervisor Claire Wood talks with Naomi Osaka of Japan  after play was disrupted by a heckler in her match against Veronika Kudermetova of Russia at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, California. Photograph: John G Mabanglo/EPA

Naomi Osaka’s emotional, tear-filled comments after she was heckled during her second-round loss in Indian Wells on Saturday immediately drew comparis(...)

 Japan’s Naomi Osaka reacts during her Australian Open match against  Amanda Anisimova of the US in   Melbourne. Photograph:  William West/AFP via Getty Images

In months and years gone by, a third-round Grand Slam loss to an unheralded opponent might have given Naomi Osaka cause for heavy rumination. She may (...)

Naomi Osaka safely saw off Madison Brengle in straight sets. Photograph:   Darrian Traynor/Getty Images

Ashleigh Barty and Naomi Osaka continued their progress towards a probable meeting in the last 16 at the Australian Open with second-round victories. (...)

Naomi Osaka began her Australian Open defence with a win. Photograph: Dave Hunt/EPA

As the attention in Melbourne Park swiftly shifted from Australia’s legal courts to its tennis courts, the two most successful women’s players over th(...)

Ash Barty: the tournament favourite is pleased with her preparation after winning last week’s Adelaide International – the 14th WTA title of her career. Photograph: Matt Turner/EPA

Ash Barty is in prime position to end Australia’s lengthy wait for a home winner at this year’s Australian Open but defending champion Naomi Osaka and(...)

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