Australian Open 2021 Finals Live: Naomi Osaka wins first set 6-4 in the finals of Aus Open against Jeniffer Brady. Follow the LIVE Updates as Osaka is now just 1 set away from her 4th Grand Slam Title.
The highly anticipated final of the Australian Open 2021 Women’s singles between World No. 3 Naomi Osaka and 22nd seeded Jennifer Brady is underway at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne. While Naomi Osaka is aiming for her fourth Grand Slam title, Jennifer Brady is eyeing her first victory in the majors. The duo is expected to give a fitting conclusion to an event with the highest level of tennis and mental strength.
All eyes will be on Osaka who is gunning for her 4th Major. Can Brady stop her, watch it LIVE on SonyLIV & Sony Sports Network.
Head-to-Head stats: Naomi Osaka vs Jennifer Brady
Naomi Osaka leads 2-1 against Brady in head-to-head records.
50k New Braunfels, TX, Wk, 44 (R32) - Jennifer Brady defeated Naomi Osaka 6-4, 6-4
Charleston (R64) - Naomi Osaka won 6-4, 6-4
US Open (SF)- Naomi Osaka won 7-6(1), 3-6, 6-3
Order of play on the main showcourt on the 13th day of the Australian Open on Saturday
Osaka vs Brady: Key Facts
Naomi Osaka has defeated top tennis players, including Serena Williams, in the key Grand Slam events. The 23-year-old has lifted three Grand Slam titles– including the Australian Open in 2018
Jennifer Brady did not face a top-seeded player in the singles event before her match against Naomi Osaka. The 25-year-old had earlier qualified for semifinals of US Open 2020 where she lost to Osaka in straight sets.
VENUE: ROD LAVER ARENA
Women’s singles final
22-Jennifer Brady (U.S.) v 3-Naomi Osaka (Japan)
Mixed doubles final
Samantha Stosur (Australia)/Matthew Ebden (Australia) v 6-Barbora Krejcikova (Czech Republic)/Rajeev Ram (U.S.)
NOTE: The men’s singles finals of Australian Open 2021 will be played between Novak Djokovic and winner of Daniil Medvedev vs Stefanos Tsitsipas on Sunday (Feb 21).
When and where to watch the Australian Open 2021 final?
Sony Sports Network— SONY SIX, SONY TEN2, SONY TEN3 and OTT-platform SONY LIV will broadcast the Australian Open final clash in English and Hindi. The match will begin at 2 pm IST (Saturday).
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