Weight off Osaka’s shoulders after French Open exit

Jun 1, 2019; Paris, France: Naomi Osaka (JPN) in action during her match against Katerina Siniakova (CZE) on day seven of the 2019 French Open at Stade Roland Garros. Mandatory Credit: Susan Mullane-USA TODAY Sports

PARIS (Reuters) – The weight of expectation has finally been lifted off Naomi Osaka’s shoulders. The 21-year-old Japanese player entered Roland Garros as world No. 1 for the first time and had been trying to achieve something no-one else has ever done: having won her first two majors, winning a third in succession. Playing the […]

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