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US Open 2020: Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady to reach final

Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka reached another US Open final after producing a high-quality performance to edge past American Jennifer Brady.

Osaka, who won the 2018 title, edged an enthralling first set with a dominant tie-break before Brady impressively rallied to force a deciding set.

Both maintained a high level at the start of the third before Osaka took control to win 7-6 (7-1) 3-6 6-3.

Osaka, 22, will play Serena Williams or Victoria Azarenka in Saturday's final.

Old rivals Williams and Azarenka play their semi-final later on Thursday at Flushing Meadows in New York.