Japan’s Naomi Osaka celebrates winning her final match against Jennifer Brady of the US at Australian Open, Melbourne, Australia, Feb 20, 2021. [Photo/Agencies]

MELBOURNE – Japan’s Naomi Osaka beat Jennifer Brady in straight sets in the Australian Open final to win her fourth major title on Saturday.

Osaka edged a tight first set and broke twice in the second to win 6-4, 6-3 in 77 minutes in front of thousands of fans at Rod Laver Arena.