Fourth racket of the world, Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, in the semifinals of the Australian Open, defeated the Czech Karolina Pliskova, who is in eighth place in the world ranking, 6/2, 4/6, 6/2.
For 1 hour and 53 minutes of the match, Naomi made 15 aces and four breaks, mistaken three times when serving. Whereas Karolina thrilled three times and realized two break points, making four double faults.
Through personal meetings, opponents became equal – 2: 2. In the final of the tournament, Osaka will play with Czech Petra Kvitova.