Naomi Osaka knocked out of French Open to end winning grand slam run

• Osaka beaten 6-4, 6-2 by Katerina Siniakova
• Defending champion Simona Halep races into last 16

Naomi Osaka’s winning grand slam run came to a disappointing end in a straight-sets defeat to Katerina Siniakova in the third round of the French Open.

The world No 1 had won 16 consecutive slam matches, taking in titles at the 2018 US Open and 2019 Australian Open. Osaka had also won her opening two matches here but had looked short of her best form, losing opening sets against both Anna Karolina Schmiedlova and Victoria Azarenka.

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