Australian Open: Naomi Osaka wins back-to-back Grand Slams

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Australian Open: Naomi Osaka wins back-to-back Grand Slams

Naomi Osaka has claimed back-to-back Grand Slam titles, after she added the Australian Open to her US Open crown.

Osaka on Saturday recorded a dramatic three-set victory against Petra Kvitova.

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The 21-year-old from Japan recovered from a dramatic second-set collapse to defeat Kvitova 7-6 (7-2) 5-7 6-4 victory on Rod Laver Arena.

Osaka’s win stopped the run of eight different consecutive Grand Slam title winners,

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She also became the youngest woman since Caroline Wozniacki in 2010 to be ranked No 1 in the world.

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