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  1. Serena Williams lost to Argentina's Nadia Podoroska in the 2nd round of the Italian Open

    Tennis: 'History maker' Williams crashes out of Italian Open in 1000th career match

    Serena Williams, playing the 1000th WTA match of her career, crashed out of the Italian Open on Wednesday with a second round defeat to ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: French Open

    Sport-Nadal and Osaka scoop top Laureus awards

    Spain's Rafa Nadal was named the 2021 Laureus Sportsman of the year on Thursday, while fellow tennis player Naomi Osaka won the top women's honour.
  3. Naomi Osaka wearing a mask with the name of Trayvon Martin printed on it at the 2020 US Open

    Nadal, Osaka win top Laureus sports awards

    Tennis players Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka picked up the Laureus Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year awards on Thursday with football star Mo ...
  4. Passersby wearing protective face mask walk past a concourse amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19

    Tokyo Motor Show cancelled as Japan faces another state of emergency

    Japan's government is expected to issue a third state of emergency on Tokyo and three western prefectures that could last for about two weeks, ...
  5. Medical workers receive doses of the vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the Toky

    Japan's foreign residents ponder travelling for COVID-19 vaccines amid slow inoculation push

    Japan's glacial COVID-19 inoculation push is prompting some foreign residents to consider flying to other countries to get vaccinated, as the ...
  6. Japan's Osaka has seen virus cases climb steadily in recent weeks, overwhelming its health care

    Osaka seeks new COVID-19 emergency as Olympics near

    Japan's third most populated region will on Tuesday ask the central government to impose a state of emergency over the coronavirus as infections ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are seen in front of the Tsutenkaku Tower in Osaka

    Japan's hard-hit regions may slide back to COVID-19 state of emergency

    TOKYO :A recent surge in COVID-19 cases could see major parts of Japan slide back into states of emergency with authorities in Tokyo and Osaka ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are seen in front of the Tsutenkaku Tower in Osaka

    Japan's Osaka to report more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday: Media

    Japan's western region of Osaka is set to report more than 1,000 new coronavirus infection on Tuesday, setting a daily record, the Yomiuri ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: A woman, wearing protective mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVI

    Osaka moves Olympic torch run off public roads, declares COVID-19 emergency

    The Japanese metropolis of Osaka is to declare a medical emergency as new COVID-19 infections climb to all-time highs, the Kyodo news agency ...