Pan Pacific Open Results

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Kasatkina advances to 2nd round of Wuhan Open

WUHAN, China (AP) — Daria Kasatkina recorded her first victory over Lesia Tsurenko in three attempts in the first round of the Wuhan Open on Sunday as US Open champion Naomi Osaka was forced to pull o...

Pliskova beats Osaka on home soil to win Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO (AP) — Fourth-seeded Karolina Pliskova beat Naomi Osaka 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday to win the Pan Pacific Open and deny the U.S. Open Champion a win in her home country. Osaka, who ups...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP LONDON — The sixth round of the Premier League includes Liverpool looking to maintain its 100 percent start in a home match agains...

US Open champion Osaka reaches Pan Pacific Open final

TOKYO (AP) — Naomi Osaka eased into the final of the Pan Pacific Open on Saturday with a comfortable 6-2, 6-3 semifinal win over Camila Giorgi. The U.S. Open champion, who upset Sere...

Pan Pacific Open Results

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Osaka beats Strycova to reach semifinals at Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka advanced to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open by beating Barbora Strycova 6-3, 6-4 on Friday. The third-seeded Osaka converted all th...

WTA Toray Pan Pacific Open Results

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US Open champion Osaka dominant on return to action in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka made a winning return to action in her homeland on Wednesday, overpowering Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 6-1 to reach the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open. ...

Sloane Stephens loses early at Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO (AP) — Fifth-seeded Sloane Stephens was eliminated from the first round of the Pan Pacific Open by Donna Vekic 6-4, 6-4 Tuesday. The 2017 U.S. Open champion also lost to the un...

Naomi Osaka shows deep Japanese roots by watching sumo

TOKYO (AP) — Naomi Osaka showed how deep her Japanese roots run: She went to watch Japan's national sport of sumo and said she liked it. Osaka is in Tokyo this week to play in the Pa...

No. 6 Muguruza advances to 2nd round at Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO (AP) — Garbine Muguruza advanced to the second round of the Pan Pacific Open on Monday, beating Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-4. Muguruza is seeded No. 6 in the Tokyo tournament. ...

Querrey rallies to keep US alive vs. Croatia in Davis Cup

ZADAR, Croatia (AP) — Substitute Sam Querrey rallied from a deep hole to keep the United States alive in the Davis Cup semifinals. The American, who was playing in place of Steve Joh...

Chair umpire Ramos hands Cilic warning for slamming racket

ZADAR, Croatia (AP) — Chair umpire Carlos Ramos has issued a code violation to Croatia after Marin Cilic slammed his racket to the clay and mangled the frame during a tense Davis Cup match against Sam...

Friday's Sports in Brief

TENNIS LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tennis star Serena Williams talked about her fashion business, not tennis fouls during an appearance before a business convention in Las Vegas. ...