MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Newest on the Australian Open tennis match (all occasions native):
Naomi Osaka and Jennifer Brady are getting ready to play the Australian Open remaining.
The 23-year-old Osaka is searching for her fourth Grand Slam title.
The 25-year-old Brady is making her debut in a title match at a serious match.
They’re due on courtroom at Rod Laver Area at 7:30 p.m. native time (3:30 a.m. EST). The stadium is allowed to be at half capability — about 7,500 followers — on Saturday after spectators had been barred earlier in the match throughout a five-day COVID-19 lockdown.
Osaka is seeded No. 3 and is on a 20-match successful streak.
She is 3-0 in earlier Grand Slam finals, successful the Australian Open in 2019 and the U.S. Open in 2018 and 2020.
The 2020 AP Feminine Athlete of the Yr was born in Japan and moved to the US when she was 3.
The Twenty fifth-seeded Brady misplaced to Osaka in the U.S. Open semifinals final yr. She is from Pennsylvania and performed school tennis at UCLA.
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