Osaka, Williams survive scares to reach last eight
Manila Bulletin|February 15, 2021
AUSTRALIAN OPEN

MELBOURNE (AFP) – Naomi Osaka saved two match points and Serena Williams recovered from losing her first set of the tournament as they fought their way into the Australian Open quarterfinals on Monday.

Japan's Osaka edged a thriller with fellow major-winner Garbine Muguruza and Williams came through a physical test against Aryna Sabalenka to maintain her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title.

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