Leylah Fernandez Defeats Naomi Osaka

A stunning defeat took place yesterday at the US Open. The 18-year old Leylah Fernandez defeated the defending champion Naomi Osaka in the third round of the US Open in New York.

The Canadian teenager pulled off the upset win after a tight battle at Arthur Ashe Stadium after a big second set tiebreaker, which led her to the 7-5, 6-7 (7-2), 6-4. This win is the biggest of her career, and now she will go to highest of the highest – Grand Slam.

This is Naomi Osaka’s third-straight loss in the third round since she fell at the Olympics in Tokyo.

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