Osaka eases past Azarenka in Rome as Vinci calls time on career

(Reuters) – Rising Japanese sensation Naomi Osaka eased into the second round of the Italian Open on Monday with a 6-0 6-3 victory over former world number one Victoria Azarenka, on a day in which local favorite Roberta Vinci called time on her career.
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