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Naomi Osaka: 'Kei Nishikori is a big kid'

Naomi Osaka: 'Kei Nishikori is a big kid'

Williams advanced to the final before Osaka's match by cruising past Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-0 and will be seeking a Grand Slam title with both personal and historic meaning on Saturday. She fell in the next round, and then lost in the third round at both the French Open and Wimbledon. Osaka is probably the most prominent mixed-race Japanese female athlete to enter the limelight and playing Williams, who is 16 years her senior, in the U.S.


Texans at Patriots stream, odds, pick and prediction

Texans at Patriots stream, odds, pick and prediction

Obviously the last two years we've said the same thing. "I think that's ultimately what we have to do". However, there isn't a guarantee that he will play out those years due to him being in the back end of his career as injuries could play a factor as well as him experiencing a notable decline in his play on the field.


Fan frenzy as Tiger and Rory share PGA Tour lead

Fan frenzy as Tiger and Rory share PGA Tour lead

Woods made his third birdie of the day on the par-5 16th after hitting a fairway wood from a divot in the fairway onto the green with his second, but finished with back-to-back bogeys-including a three-putt on 18-to increase his deficit to Schauffele.


Millman's shocking bullying claim after dream US Open

Millman's shocking bullying claim after dream US Open

In the match before Nishikori's, Naomi Osaka moved into her first Grand Slam semifinal by routing Lesia Tsurenko 6-1, 6-1. In the other quarterfinal clash on Ashe, American Madison Keys , the runner-up at last year's U.S Open, reached her third semifinal in the last five Grand Slams, defeating Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4, 6-3.


Seattle Storm success prompts cry for higher WNBA salaries

Seattle Storm success prompts cry for higher WNBA salaries

She scored 11 points in fewer than three minutes near the end of the game and netted 14 points total in the fourth quarter. Sue Bird electrified the crowd at KeyArena on Tuesday night with a masterful fourth quarter performance that she admitted was "up there" as one of the best fourth quarter big game stretches she's had in her career.


Eagles Use Patriots' Verision Of 'Philly Special' Against Falcons

Eagles Use Patriots' Verision Of 'Philly Special' Against Falcons

The Eagles walked out with an 18-12 win. The Eagles, meanwhile, ran their own trick play - " The Philly Special " - which was a pass from tight end Trey Burton to Foles. But we're going to continue to work at it and practice it. "On the fourth-down play I thought we got beat at the point of attack, on the first try in our goal-line play on fourth-down-and-1", Quinn said.