Naomi Osaka wins her first Grand Slam title and denies Serena Williams a chance at glory.
Naomi Osaka is the winner of the 2018 US Open Women's Single event after she beat veteran Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 in the final played on Saturday, September 8.
Serena vs Osaka
The world number 19 was to strong for Serena and took control of the encounter despite a resistance in the second set.
Serena beat Anastasija Sevastova to advance to the final while Osaka recorded a straight set victory over Madison Keys in other semifinal.
Chasing her 24th Grand Slam to equal Margaret Court's record the 36-year-old Serena was out of the blocks but her intensity was matched by the younger Osaka.