Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka will be confronted in the evening (23:00 Greek time) with the aim of winning the American Open’s trophy.
The age gap between them is 17 years!!!
On the one hand, Queen Serena at 37 shows she has returned for good and will have a second chance after the lost final at Wimblendon to match the record of the 24 Grand Slam titles held by Margaret Court from the distant 1973.
And on the other hand, the absolute outsider, Naomi Osaka at her 20’s, who has already written history for her home country, Japan, giving her the first ever Grand Slam final appearance.
At the one and only time they have played each other in the past, Osaka had won Serena with 6-3, 6-2 for the 1st round of the Miamia Open.