Osaka earns support after announcing break from sport
Retired athletes voiced their support for four-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka on Saturday after she said she would take a break from tennis having
By Reuters | 22 days ago
Tennis: Tearful Osaka briefly leaves press conference
Naomi Osaka briefly left a press conference in Cincinnati on Monday after she appeared to get upset with a line of questioning about her relationship
Reuters | 1 month ago
May 24, 2020
Osaka edges Serena Williams to become the world’s highest-paid female athlete
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has become the world’s highest-paid female athlete, making $37.4 million (Sh4 billion) in the past ...
May 15, 2020
Osaka says shyness keeps holding her back
Former world number one Naomi Osaka has admitted having “a lot of regrets” and said she’s soul-searching during...
Mar 30, 2020
Osaka upset but supports Olympic delay to 2021
Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, the poster girl of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, took to social media on ...
Aug 11, 2015
IAAF suspends 28 athletes from 2005, 2007 champs
The IAAF has provisionally suspended 28 athletes for suspected doping offences at the 2005 and 2007 world championships in Helsinki and Osaka, world athletics' governing body announced on Tuesday.
Dec 16, 2012
Japan's LDP back in power with two-thirds majority with ally
Japan's conservative Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) surged back to power in an election on Sunday just three years after a devastating defeat, giving ex-Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a chance to push his hawkish security agenda and radical economic recipe.
Jun 21, 2012
Explosive show expected in Olympics mini trials
Time will be of no value as teammates, friends and foes throw out of the window their attachment at the penultimate showdown in battle to pick Kenya’s team to the London Olympics Games next month in middle and long distance races.
Boxing: Usyk defeats Joshua to claim world heavyweight title