The Rush: Osaka bests Williams in Australian Open semifinal

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WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE to see today’s piping-hot, fresh-outta-the-oven episode of THE RUSH with Jared Quay! We’ll let you know everything you didn’t know you needed to know about sports. Other stuff too. But mostly sports.

It’s Thursday, February 18, 2021! Here’s what Jared’s cookin’ up:

  • Naomi Osaka beat her idol Serena Williams in straight sets at the Australian Open semifinal, winning the battle between Gen Z and Millennials.

  • Fernando Tatís Jr. is reportedly signing an enormous contract extension with the San Diego Padres.

  • Jared explores a theory behind one unique sports bet in the “Gold Rush.”

  • PLUS: Does Serena even need a 24th Grand Slam single’s title to cement GOAT status, and how much would you wager on the Wizards winning the NBA Championship this year? Check out and sign up for the Yahoo Sportsbook today. We’ll even give you $25 to get started!

THE RUSH will be back tomorrow! Until then, stay safe and don’t forget to check out our previous episodes here.