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Google.org’s call for a better future for women and girls

When women and girls have the resources and opportunities to turn their potential into power, it changes the trajectory of their lives and strengthens entire communities. I’ve seen this play out first hand while living in India, where public health programs that put resources and decision-making in the hands of women drove much stronger outcomes for their families and villages. I’ve seen this in my own life, when bosses — both male and female — gave me stretch opportunities and bet on my leaders...
Tags: Google, India, Ireland, United Nations, Portugal, Cern, Brazil, Un, Shakira, Susan Wojcicki, North America, Nonprofits, Sundar Pichai, Google.org, Jacquelline Fuller, Naomi Osaka


UCLA’s Pac-12 stretch run gets steeper with Oregon trip

UCLA, which sits atop the Pac-12 standings tied with USC at 12-3, now has four games left on the regular-season schedule as of Monday, including its upcoming road games against Utah on Thursday night and Colorado on Saturday. Tipoff against the Utes (9-10, 6-9 Pac-12) on Thursday night is scheduled for 5 p.m. on the Pac-12 Networks. The added game, against Oregon on March 3 in Eugene, will be broadcast on ESPN2. The game time has yet to be determined. The first two times the teams tried to play ...
Tags: Utah, Colorado, Oregon, Stanford, Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ncaa, Pac-12, Pacific Northwest, Usc, Ucla, Ncaa Tournament, Santa Cruz, Eugene


UCLA athlete dismissed from team after racist comments, outcry among students

UCLA athlete Chris Weiland was dismissed Monday from the cross country and track & field team after video of him making racist, sexist and homophobic comments surfaced across social media platforms Sunday. Weiland, a Rancho Cucamonga High graduate, was heard talking to his mother on the phone during the video while making the remarks. “When first learning of this a few months ago, I was disgusted and immediately suspended him indefinitely from the team,” said Avery Anderson, UCLA’s Director of T...
Tags: Instagram, Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Cross Country, College sports, Anderson, Ucla, Bruins, Tucson, Naomi Osaka, Weiland, Jennifer Brady, Dorian Thompson Robinson, Michaela Onyenwere


Osaka Back to No. 2; Medvedev No. 3; Karatsev Jumps 72 Spots

Naomi Osaka’s Australian Open championship has allowed her to move up to No. 2 in the WTA rankings.
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Morning mail: vaccine rollout begins, Melbourne doctors under fire, what next for Facebook?

Monday: Frontline healthcare workers, hotel quarantine staff and aged care and disability staff and residents in line for jab from today. Plus: inside the battle to restore Christchurch’s cathedralGood morning – Covid-19 vaccines have started in Australia, Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka won the Australian Open, and a group of Melbourne doctors are being investigated for promoting unproven Covid treatments. It’s Imogen Dewey with the news headlines on Monday 22 February.Australia’s long-awaited v...
Tags: Facebook, Australia, Queensland, Sydney, Novak Djokovic, Melbourne, South Australia, Christchurch, Naomi Osaka, Imogen Dewey


'Class': Naomi Osaka's incredible act after Australian Open final

Naomi Osaka showed her absolute class with a gesture for fans after the Australian Open final.
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Naomi Osaka's brutal response to question about Serena Williams

Naomi Osaka gave a four-word response to a question about Serena Williams after her Australian Open triumph.
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Australian Open Winner Naomi Osaka Trolls Her Runner-up In Twitter Moment

Australian Open winner Naomi Osaka got the name game wrong. After Osaka’s match with runner-up Jennifer Brady, Osaka had a gaffe during...
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Whicker: How UCLA SS Matt McLain struggled and still thrived

A year ago, he was sure he was headed to Omaha. In August, he found himself in Wichita. Matt McLain shrugged and grabbed a bat. What’s 300 miles, if you’re looking for baseball? The UCLA shortstop played 30 games for the Santa Barbara Foresters last summer in the California Collegiate League. That led to the National Baseball Congress, a Wichita institution, and McLain homered in the final game. The Foresters outscored their foes 33-4 in the tournament, and they won it for the eighth time in 14 ...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, PAC, College sports, Ncaa, Omaha, Little League, Baylor, NICK, Ucla, Savage


Australian Open 2021 - Naomi Osaka solidifies her claim as the best player in tennis

With a deadly serve and a cold-as-ice demeanor under pressure -- much like Serena Williams in her prime -- Naomi Osaka is now the one...
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Naomi Osaka's awkward Australian Open interview moment goes viral

Twitter users believe Australian Open winner Naomi Osaka trolled runner-up Jennifer Brady during her acceptance speech. Many have taken...
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Djokovic chasing 18th Slam, Medvedev his 1st in Australian Open final

MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic lost his first career Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open. Then he won his second, which came at the Australian Open. And look where he is now, more than a dozen years later: One victory from a ninth championship at Melbourne Park and his 18th major title overall, which would put him two behind rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal for the most by a man in tennis history. Daniil Medvedev also lost his first career Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open. And now he ...
Tags: Russia, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Tennis, Serbia, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Espn, Rafael Nadal, Djokovic, Melbourne Park, Melbourne Australia, Nadal, Naomi Osaka, Novak


Osaka beats Brady in Australian Open to claim fourth major - highlights & report

Naomi Osaka cements her place as the outstanding star of the women's game by beating Jennifer Brady in the Australian Open final for a fourth Grand Slam title.
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Australian Open 2021: In Defeat, Jennifer Brady Proves She Belongs

Appearing in her first Grand Slam final, the 25-year-old American started slow against Naomi Osaka, but rallied to go down fighting.
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Opinion: Now is Naomi Osaka's time after dominant Australian Open victory, fourth Slam

Naomi Osaka's second career Australian Open title gives her four Grand Slams at age 23, putting her within sight of Maria Sharapova and Martin Hingis.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Maria Sharapova, Naomi Osaka, Martin Hingis


Naomi Osaka routs American Jennifer Brady to win Australian Open, fourth Grand Slam title

Naomi Osaka captures the Australian Open by beating American Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 for her fourth career Grand Slam title and second in Melbourne.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Osaka Claims 4th Slam Trophy by Beating Brady in Australia

Naomi Osaka has won her fourth Grand Slam trophy by pulling away to beat Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 in the Australian Open final.
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Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady in straight sets to win 2021 Australian Open women's title

Naomi Osaka won her fourth Grand Slam title Sunday by pulling away to beat American Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 in the Australian Open final.
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Australian Open: Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady in women's final

Naomi Osaka cements her place as the outstanding star of the women's game by beating Jennifer Brady in the Australian Open final for a fourth Grand Slam title.
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Factbox: Australian Open Champion Naomi Osaka

(Reuters) - Factbox on Japan's Naomi Osaka, who beat American Jennifer Brady 6-4 6-3 in the Australian Open final to win her fourth Grand Slam...
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Naomi Osaka overcomes Jennifer Brady to win second Australian Open title

Naomi Osaka powered her way to a second Australian Open title with a comprehensive straight sets victory over grand slam final debutant Jennifer Brady.
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Naomi Osaka Wins Australian Open

Osaka claimed her fourth Grand Slam title with the victory.
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Naomi Osaka Beats Jennifer Brady To Win Australian Open

Osaka claimed her fourth Grand Slam title with the victory.
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The Latest: Osaka Tops Brady at Australian Open for 4th Slam

Naomi Osaka has won her fourth Grand Slam title by pulling away to beat Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 in the Australian Open final.
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Naomi Osaka overpowers Brady to win second Australian Open title

Straight-sets success secures fourth major tennis crownJapanese player prevails 6-4, 6-3 at Melbourne ParkIn the midst of this unending pandemic and a scattered, disjointed year of tennis, there has been one consistent sight throughout: Naomi Osaka exhibiting her greatness under suffocating pressure. She is already a star whose profile is in the process of transcending her sport but, most importantly, has the resumé to back it up. In a tight, gripping two-set match that saw her struggle and then...
Tags: Sport, Tennis, Australia sport, US sports, Melbourne, Australian Open, Osaka, Brady, Garbine Muguruza, Naomi Osaka, Monica Seles, Kim Clijsters, Jennifer Brady, Australian Open 2021, Aranxta Sánchez Vicario


Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady to win second Australian Open title

Straight-sets success secures fourth major tennis crownJapanese player prevails 6-4, 6-3 at Melbourne ParkIn the midst of this unending pandemic and a scattered, disjointed year of tennis, there has been one consistent sight throughout: Naomi Osaka exhibiting her greatness under suffocating pressure. She is already a star whose profile is in the process of transcending her sport but, most importantly, has the resumé to back it up. In a tight, gripping two-set match that saw her struggle and then...
Tags: Sport, Tennis, Australia sport, US sports, Melbourne, Australian Open, Osaka, Garbine Muguruza, Naomi Osaka, Monica Seles, Kim Clijsters, Jennifer Brady, Australian Open 2021, Aranxta Sánchez Vicario


Australian Open 2021: Naomi Osaka Beats Jennifer Brady for Her 4th Grand Slam Title

Osaka, 23, has won every Grand Slam final she has reached.
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The Latest: Osaka, Brady Start Australian Open Women’s Final

Naomi Osaka of Japan and Jennifer Brady of the United States have started the Australian Open women's final.
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Australian Open 2021 women's singles final: Jennifer Brady v Naomi Osaka – live!

Updates from the women’s singles decider at Melbourne ParkDaniil Medvedev, the ultimate disrupter, is on brink of historyAny thoughts? You can email Emma or tweet @emmavkemp 8.22am GMT Our eyes on the ground (belonging to Jonathan Howcroft) tell me the roof is closed on Rod Laver Arena despite there being no rain forecast.“Now it’s pitch black with eerie dance music and lasers, like being at a nightclub in 1999 listening to Faithless,” he reports. 8.08am GMT While we wait, there are a co...
Tags: Sport, Tennis, Australia sport, Melbourne, Australian Open, Osaka, Rod Laver Arena, Brady, Emma, Naomi Osaka, Jonathan Howcroft, Jennifer Brady, Australian Open 2021