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    Sports US Open champ Osaka ‘stressed out’ by great expectations – Vanguard Newspaper

    Naomi Osaka admitted that she gets “stressed out” trying to live up to “the hype” after the US Open champion was beaten in the China Open semi-finals on Saturday.... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Osaka in Tears as She Reaches China Open Semis –

    US Open champion Naomi Osaka overcame her emotions to bounce back and defeat unseeded Zhang Shuai 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 in a roller-coaster China Open quarter-final on Friday..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Roger Federer defends umpire Carlos Ramos after Serena Williams sexism row – Metro

    Roger Federer has had his say on the sexism row that continues to surround Serena Williams’ US Open defeat to Naomi Osaka and has offered a defence of umpire Carlos Ramos..... Read more via Metro – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Serena Williams Breaks Silence on U.S. Open Controversy – TIME

    Serena Williams has maintained that she did not receive coaching in the U.S. Open women’s singles final in her first public comments since the post-match press conference.... Read more via TIME – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Entertainment Serena Williams’ Husband Spoke Out On That “Racist & Misogynistic” Cartoon Of Her – Bustle

    In a tweet Thursday, Serena Williams' husband Alexis Ohanian addressed the widely criticized cartoon about Williams that ran in the Herald Sun Monday, slamming it as "blatantly racist & misogynistic." In the same tweet, Ohanian also.... Read more via Bustle – Get more...
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    Sports Defiant Australian Paper Reprints ‘Racist’ Serena Cartoon – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Remember the caricature of Serena throwing a tantrum at the US Open that infuriated people online on Monday, 10 September 2018? Well, it’s happened again. An Australian newspaper defiantly republished a controversial cartoon of tennis star Serena Williams on its front-page … Read more via The...
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    Sports US Open 2018: Umpire Carlos Ramos defended by ITF after Serena Williams row – BBC

    The US Open final umpire whom Serena Williams called “a thief” has been defended by tennis’ governing body. Williams, beaten in straight sets by Naomi Osaka, was docked a... read more via BBC – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Serena Williams’ And The Pressure To Win A 24th Grand Slam – NET Ng

    Serena Williams has always been in the news most times for all the right reasons and going into the final of the 2018 US Open Tennis final to face 20-year-old Japanese star Naomi Osaka everyone thought the stars had aligned and one of the greatest Tennis stars … read more via Nigerian...
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    Sports Meryl Streep Reacting to This Intense U. S. Open Game Is the Stuff of Great Drama – TIME

    At the 2018 U. S. Open, Meryl Streep defended her meme champion title.As Wimbledon winner Novak Djokovic took down Juan Martin del Potro in the U.S. Open men’s final on Sunday in New York City, the internet went wild for another... Read more via TIME – Get More...
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    Sports ‘Serena was wary’ – Osaka tipped as Japan’s first world number one – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    After going from goofball to Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka can follow her historic US Open triumph by becoming Japan’s first world number one, predicts Japanese tennis great Kimiko Date.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Tennis world reacts to Serena Williams’ U.S. Open treatment – PM NEWS Nigeria

    Serena Williams’ behavior in Saturday’s U.S. Open final divided the tennis world after she called the chair umpire a “liar” and a “thief”. She also said he treated her differently than... Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Novak Djokovic vs. Juan Martin del Potro in US Open final – USA Today

    Novak Djokovic will be seeking his 14th Grand Slam title and Juan Martin del Potro his second when they meet in the U.S. Open final... read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Pride of Japan: Naomi Osaka Hailed after US Open Triumph –

    Japan on Sunday hailed Naomi Osaka’s stunning upset against Serena Williams to win the US Open, giving the nation some rare good news after a summer of deadly natural disasters. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe led the praise, taking to... Read more via – Get More...
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    Sports Serena Williams on cusp of American history year after giving birth – USA Today

    Serena Williams has reached remarkable heights in her historic career, over and over again, but if she wins the US Open on Saturday, she will have officially outdone herself. A year ago right now, she was in the... Read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports U.S. Open Tennis 2018 Schedule Semifinals: Nadal vs. Del Potro, Djokovic vs. Nishikori – Newsweek

    We’ve reached the men’s singles semifinals today in U.S. Tennis Open 2018 action. It’s Nadal vs. del Potro and Djokovic vs. Nishikori today from New York. ... read more via Newsweek – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Serena Williams vs. Naomi Osaka: U.S. Open Final a Dream for Young Star Facing Her ‘Idol’ – Newsweek

    It’ll be a dream realized after a (short) lifetime of work when 20-year-old Naomi Osaka takes on Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final scheduled for Saturday. Williams—perhaps the greatest tennis player to ever live.... read more via Newsweek – Get More Nigeria...
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    Sports US Open 2018: Serena Williams final ‘a dream’ – Naomi Osaka – BBC

    Naomi Osaka says she "always dreamed" she would play her idol Serena Williams in a Grand Slam final after both reached this year's US Open decider. The 20-year-old became Japan's first female.... read more via BBC – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Weary Nadal set for Del Potro barrage as Djokovic eyes Nishikori revenge – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    World number one and defending champion Rafael Nadal will put his weary body on the line against a merciless Juan Martin del Potro on Friday with a place in the US Open final at stake. Nadal, the three-time champion, faces 2009 winner Del Potro and... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
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    Sports Djokovic To Face Nishikori In US Open Semis – Channels Television

    Two-time champion Novak Djokovic ended, John Millman’s fairytale US Open run on Wednesday, beating the 55th-ranked Australian in straight sets to book a semi-final clash with Kei Nishikori. The Serbian star, who ended a 54-week title drought with his... Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Sports Serena Williams reaches US Open semi-finals with win over Karolina Pliskova – BBC Sport

    Serena Williams passed her toughest test so far at the US Open to beat Karolina Pliskova and reach the semi-finals for a ninth consecutive time. Williams, seeded 17th, trailed 4-2 in the first set... Read more via BBC Sport – Get More Nigeria Sports News