Facts of Naomi Osaka
|Full Name:||Naomi Osaka|
|Age:||22 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||October 16, 1997|
|Birth Place:||Chūō-ku, Osaka, Japan|
|Net Worth:||$8 million US|
|Salary:||$24.3 million US|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Father's Name:||Leonard Francois|
|Mother's Name:||Tamaki Osaka|
|Education:||Broward Virtual High School, Davie, Florida|
|Hair Color:||Dark brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Waist Size:||30 inch|
|Bra Size:||32 inch|
|Hip Size:||34 inch|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Gemini|
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I think, for me, I just really want to have fun with every match that I play because tennis is a game.
It's not necessarily the best situation for me to try to hug someone unless I really know them. And I don't really know anybody, so.
With some of the journalists, I've known them for years now, and I kind of consider them like my friends, so I always tend to joke around, and some people don't get it.
Relationship Statistics of Naomi Osaka
|What is Naomi Osaka marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Single|
|How many children does Naomi Osaka have ? (name):||None|
|Is Naomi Osaka having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Naomi Osaka lesbian ?:||No|
Naomi Osaka's Facts
- As she has dual, Japanese and American, citizenship, she was courted by both Japan Tennis Association and the American Tennis Association.
- However, her father decided to register her with the former as he felt that they were offering her better support and assistance.
- At the start of 2018, Naomi changed her coach and hired Aleksander Bajin. By the summer, she also started training at Evert Tennis Academy in Boca Raton, Florida.
- Naomi Osaka’s current relationship is single.
Who is Naomi Osaka?
Naomi Osaka is an American-Japanese professional tennis player. Naomi holds the record to name the first-ever Asian to achieve the top spot in Women’s Tennis Association in singles.
She played against her idol, Serena Williams and managed to win.
She has won five titles on the WTA Tour, including two titles at both the Grand Slam and Premier Mandatory levels.
Naomi Osaka- Family, Early Life
Naomi Osaka was born on October 16, 1997, in Chūō-ku, Osaka, Japan. She is a Libra.
Her father is Leonard Francois, who taught her tennis at a very young age and her mother’s name is Tamaki Osaka.
She has a sister, Mari Osaka who is also a professional tennis player.
She started her school at Elmont Alden Terrace Primary, New York and high school at Broward Virtual High School in Davie, Florida.
Naomi Osaka- Professional Life, Career, Achievements
She started her tennis career when she was When Osaka was 15 years old and began working with Patrick Tauma at the ISP Academy.
Her achievement went all up-hill from there. She reaches third round of Australian Open in her Slam debut, French Open during the clay season and 2016 US Open.
Furthermore, she achieved her breakthrough at the 2016 Troy Pan Pacific Open. She succeed in reaching WTA final but was defeated by Caroline Wozniacki.
Osaka had a bad start in 2017. She lost the Australian Open and Dubai Tennis Championship in the second round. Her opponents later defeated her in Indian Wells, the Miami Open, and the Volvo Car Open. She failed to get successful results from her clay season.
Osaka defeated Sara Sorribes Tormo but got defeated by Venus Williams in the third round at 2017 Wimbledon. She defeated the defending champion Angelique Kerber in the first round, making her biggest achievement at the U.S. Open.
Venus Williams later lost against Osaka in the second round of the Hong Kong Open in October 2017. Osaka again defeated the former world No.1, Maria Sharapova, in the first round of 2018 BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
She must have felt proud after she defeated Serena in the first round of the Miami Open in March 2018. However, Osaka wanted to play Serena in Final.
Osaka was the first Japanese tennis player to win a major tennis tournament after she won the 2018 US Open trophy. In addition, Osaka defeated Lesia Tsurenko in the quarterfinal and Madison Key in the semifinal to reach Grand Slam final. Consequently, she reached a career-high world ranking of number 4.
Naomi Osaka- Awards
|2019||Laureus World Sports Award|
Naomi Osaka- Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $8m US and earns up to $2m US annually.
The player received $3,104,114 US for her win over Petra Kvitova taking her through the $10m mark in career prize money. Her salary is around $24.3m US.
She received a whopping $3.8m paycheck. In addition, Japanese companies had endorsed her. FORBES estimated, she made $15m from endorsements in a year.
Osaka has been represented by the IMG management company since 2016. She plays with the Yonex Ezone 98 racket, equipped with Polytour Pro 125 and Rexis 130 strings. Nike has been her apparel sponsor since 2019. She had previously been sponsored by Adidas for four years.
Osaka doesn’t only earn from the court. Rumor says she earns more off-court. As a superstar in Japan, 22 million television viewers tuned in to watch the Australian Open finals.
She has dark brown hair with dark brown eyes. Her height is 5 feet 11 inches and weight is 69Kg. Her body measurement is 32-30-34 inches.
She has around 178.8K followers on Facebook, about 499K on Twitter, and around 1.1M on Instagram.