Pliskova upsets Osaka to win Tokyo final
Karolina Pliskova has denied a “tired” Naomi Osaka a home country triumph in the Pan Pacific Open final in Tokyo, beating the US Open champion 6-4 6-4.
Team World have won the final two matches on day two of the Laver Cup to reduce the lead of Team Europe to just two points.
US Open champion Naomi Osaka has booked a Pan Pacific Open final showdown with Karolina Pliskova after easily accounting for Italy’s Camila Giorgi in Tokyo.
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have lost their doubles match to the World team, but Europe lead 3-1 in the Laver Cup in Chicago.
Australian tennis player Oliver Anderson can return to the sport after serving a provisional 19-month ban for match-fixing at a tournament in Victoria in 2016.
Naomi Osaka’s good run of form has continued, the US Open champion moving through to the last four in Tokyo.
With a strong finish to the year Novak Djokovic could overtake Rafael Nadal as world No.1 with the Spaniard skipping the Asian events because of a knee injury.
Ajla Tomljanovic has won through to the last eight at the Korea Open as she eyes off a career-high ranking to finish the tennis season.
Ashleigh Barty has been left to fly the flag for Australia at the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo after Daria Gavrilova suffered a second round loss.
The chair umpire who climbed down from his seat to talk with Nick Kyrgios during a US Open match has been suspended for two tournaments by the ATP.
Ashleigh Barty had to come back from a set down to beat her US Open doubles-winning partner Coco Vandeweghe at the WTA event in Tokyo.
Great Britain will be seeded after Cameron Norrie gave them a 3-1 victory in their Davis Cup tie against Uzbekistan by winning his singles match in Glasgow.
Croatia will play France in the Davis Cup final after Borna Coric beat Frances Tiafoe in the deciding match to secure a 3-2 victory over the United States.
Austrian Davis Cup hero Dominic Thiem has praised Alex de Minaur after battling past the young Australian to seal victory for his nation in Graz.
POLICE are investigating the death of a man killed in a motorbike accident at a Bunnaloo property on Sunday.
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