BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Naomi Osaka defeated American Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 to win the Australian Open. It is the second Australian Open title and fourth major win for the 23 year-old Osaka. "You don't go into a final wanting to... Read More.
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News (MELBOURNE, Australia) -- Serena Williams’ quest to get her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold Thursday after she was defeated by Naomi Osaka in the semifinals of the Australian Open.The No. 3-seeded... Read More.
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News (MELBOURNE, Australia) -- Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka are set to meet again on the court after both women advanced to the semifinals of the Australian Open on Tuesday.Williams, 39, defeated No. 2 seed Simona Halep... Read More.
BY: JOSHUA HOYOS AND SABINA GHEBREMEDHIN, ABC NEWS This report is part of "Turning Point," a groundbreaking month-long series by ABC News examining the racial reckoning sweeping the United States and exploring whether it can lead to lasting reconciliation.(NEW YORK) --... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tennis star Naomi Osaka received an unexpected and emotional thank you Tuesday night from the families of some of the victims of police brutality and racial injustice whose legacies she is highlighting at... Read More.
BY: KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tennis star Naomi Osaka donned a face mask with the name of Breonna Taylor, the 26-year-old Black woman who was shot and killed by Louisville police officers in March, at her debut match... Read More.
By HAYLEY FITZPATRICK, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Naomi Osaka is one of the many athletes stepping away from their respective sports in an act of protest after the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Aug. 23, 2020.