Serena rolls past Osaka in Toronto, Halep retires

Aug 9, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Naomi Osaka (left) congratulates Serena Williams (right) on her win during the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Aviva Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

TORONTO (Reuters) – Serena Williams moved into the Rogers Cup semi-finals on Friday with a maiden career victory over Naomi Osaka in their first meeting since the American’s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year’s U.S. Open final. The 6-3 6-4 loss continued a run of poor form for Osaka but there was some […]

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