Surprise in women’s singles of Tokyo 2021, where Australian world number one Ashleigh Barty, Wimbledon winner, was eliminated in the first round by Spanish Sorribes Tormo 6-3, 6-4. Instead, Naomi Osaka wins, who defeats Saisai Zheng in Chinese straight sets.
In the next round of her Olympic event, the young Japanese star will meet Victorija Golubic. We have to recall that Naomi Osaka was chosen by the organization of the Olympic Games as the last torch to light the Brazier with the Olympic Torch.
In the men’s singles defending champion Andy Murray retires, while Alexanser Zverev qualifies for the second round. Murray said: “I am really disappointed that I have to give up the singles tournament, but our medical staff advised me not to play in both specialties, because it could make my situation worse. So I took a lot of difficulty. decision to give up the singular and concentrate on the double. All this after several consultations with the doctors.”