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Naomi Osaka upset at French Open

(CNN)Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka -- the grand slam leader in the professional tennis era and newcomer who had surged to the last two majors -- both exited the French Open on Saturday in a double shock. Osaka was the first to depart in the afternoon 6-4 and 6-2 to Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic before Williams fell to fellow American Sofia Kenin 6-2 and 7-5 in a dramatic evening contest. Williams was short of matches entering the French Open, completing a mere three after her eventful Australian Open that ended with an ankle injury in a quarterfinal defeat. Illness, but more prominently of late, a knee injury have kept the winner of 23 majors on the sidelines. Yet any tournament the 37-year-old plays in is one she can win. An ...