Melbourne: Japan’s Naomi Osaka has moved up to second place in the Australian Open after winning the title. Osaka won the title by defeating Jennifer Brady. Osaka holds the record for most defeats in a Grand Slam final.
Australia’s Ashley Barty retains top spot in the rankings. Simona Halep, Sofia Kenin, Elena Svitolina, Carolina Pliskova and Serena Williams are in the next position.
Osaka defeated Jennifer Brady of the United States in straight sets to win the title. The score was 4-6, 3-6. This is Osaka’s fourth career title and second at the Australian Open. The last time he won the Australian Open was in 2019. He also won the US Open twice. He won the US Open in 2018 and 2020.
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Last Updated Feb 23, 2021 11:21 AM IST