Naomi Osaka, the 2018 US Open Women’s Singles champion, returned home to her native Japan, where she attended a press conference in Yokohama, Kanagawa on Thursday, September 13. Here she receives a flower bouquet from Koki Ando, president and chief executive officer of Nissin Foods Holdings Co.
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Naomi Osaka’s dominance over Serena Williams in the women’s finals at the 2018 U.S. Open is reaping huge financial rewards for the star from Japan. Adidas ripped up Naomi’s old contract and rewarded her with a $10 million per year deal!
The Australian newspaper that initially published a cartoon that portrayed tennis superstar Serena Williams as an entitled spoiled brat has doubled down on its defense of the cartoonist, Mark Knight.
Kelly Rowland, center, weighed in on the public feud between female rappers Nicki Minaj, left, and Cardi B, right. The 37-year-old pop singer begged the two rappers to stop feuding and focus on women’s fight for equality in the aftermath of Serena Williams‘s loss at the 2018 U.S. Open women’s championship.
Serena Williams was fined $17,000 for three code of conduct violations after she lashed out at the chair umpire during the 2018 U.S. Open women’s championship on Saturday.
Naomi Osaka, left, made history by beating Serena Williams in the Women’s Single finals at the 2018 U.S. Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows, NY on Saturday.
Serena Williams advanced to her ninth U.S. Open final after dispatching Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-0 in the women’s semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows, NY on Thursday.
Serena Williams coasted to a straight sets win over Germany’s Carina Witthoeft on Wednesday to set up a 3rd round rematch with her sister Venus Williams at the 2018 U.S. Open in the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows, NY on Friday, Aug. 31.
A new French Open policy bans curve-fitting catsuits like the one tennis champion Serena Williams has made infamous during the championship at Roland Garros Stadium.
The French Tennis Federation president, Bernard Giudicelli announced the new policy banning the skintight tennis outfit worn by the world’s most dominating female tennis player.
Sloane Stephens — who was ranked no. 83 in the world — defeated no. 15 seed Madison Keys to win the 2017 U.S. Open — her first major title.
Stephens defeated Keys by a score of 6-3, 6-0 to win the Women’s Singles finals at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York.