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Defending champion Naomi Osaka overcame an unexpectedly stiff challenge from Colombian Camila Osorio to reach the second round of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-3 victory at Rod Laver Arena on Monday.

The Japanese former world No. 1 was all business as she raced out to a 5-0 lead in the opening set.

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