Naomi Osaka returns to hunter role at Wimbledon

Tennis Jun 30, 2019

Naomi Osaka returns to hunter role at Wimbledon

by Joel Tansey

A shocking coaching change, off-court distractions, the pressure of added expectations as world No. 1: There's no one-size-fits-all explanation for Naomi Osaka's struggles since winning the Australian Open. All three were among the reasons American tennis legends and commentators Chris Evert and John McEnroe cited ...

Time puts Osaka on prestigious list

Tennis Apr 18, 2019

Time puts Osaka on prestigious list

Tennis phenom and world No. 1 Naomi Osaka has been selected among the world's 100 Most Influential People of 2019 in a list released Wednesday by Time magazine. "Rookie Grand Slam tournament champs often fall short at their next major. All Naomi Osaka did was ...

King, Evert react to Djokovic's comments

More Sports / Tennis Mar 24, 2016

King, Evert react to Djokovic's comments

Novak Djokovic met with former women's tennis greats Billie Jean King and Chris Evert on Wednesday to hear their thoughts about equal prize money, and backpedaled on his controversial comments from Sunday after his tournament victory at Indian Wells. Djokovic made the initial comments after ...