Serena, Osaka advance in Toronto to set up rematch

Aug 8, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Serena Williams (USA) hits a ball to Ekaterina Alexandrova (not pictured) during the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Aviva Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

TORONTO (Reuters) – Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka advanced to the Rogers Cup quarter-finals on Thursday to set up their first meeting since the American’s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year’s U.S. Open final. Osaka won her first career Grand Slam at Flushing Meadows but the title match will be remembered for Williams’ […]

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