Australian Open: Naomi Osaka to take on Jennifer Brady in women’s singles final. Australian Open 2021,Naomi Osaka beats Brady to lift title. Osaka wins, straight sets 6-4, 6-3.
Naomi Osaka of Japan will take on Jennifer Brady of US in the final of Women’s Singles at the Australian Open Tennis in Melbourne today.Naomi Osaka is bidding to maintain her 100 per cent record in Grand Slam finals as she chases a second Australian Open crown. Jennifer Brady is appearing in her maiden Slam final, just months after losing to Osaka in the US Open semis.
Three-time Grand Slam champion Osaka sealed her place for the final with a straight-sets victory over seven-time Australian Open winner Serena Williams. In the Mixed Doubles final, Samantha Stosur and Matthew Ebden of Australia will clash with Barbora Krejcikova of Czech Republic and Rajeev Ram of US today. The Mens’ Singles final will be played tomorrow, between World No.1 and defending champion Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev.
Osaka turning on the screws with some sharp angels off the backfoot as she continues her domination.
Osaka then fires an ace down the middle before following it up with a double fault and another ace helps her seal the game.
Osaka on a roll, winning the last five games, to take a 3-0 lead in the second set.
This is Osaka at her dominating best as she she looks to run away with the match.
The winners are flowing off both the backhand and forehand with her opponent struggling to keep up pace as the unforced errors keeping pouring up.
Brady looks completely out of sorts as Osaka breaks her again to close in on her second Australian Open title