WHO IS NAOMI OSAKA?
Over the years we have seen woman do explore when it comes to tennis game, Naomi Osaka is one to comprehend. She is one of the many successful Female tennis players who has receive a huge success along with stardom.
Naomi Osaka is a well deserve award wining Japanese American tennis player who is presently ranked 19th in the Women singles and 34th in worlds woman doubles.
Osaka who is known to have competed with great tennis player like Serana Williams, Simona Halep and Angelique Kerber has participated in several tournaments which also includes the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open.
EARLY LIFE/EXPERIENCE/WHO IS NAOMI OSAKA FAMLIY?
Naomi Osaka was born on October 16, 1997 in Osaka Japan. She was born into the family of a Haitian father and Japanese mother. She has an elder sister who is named Mari Osaka a famous professional Tennis Player. When she was a little bit younger her family had to vacate Osaka Japen and move to the United State where she had her basic learning.
After her basic education she enroll at the Elmont Alden Terrace Primary School and the move to higher education where she studies at Florida Tennis SBT Academy and she also attend Pro World Tennis academy to gather more education about Tennis.
Naomi Osaka career started when her father encourages her to register with the Japanese Tennis Association. In 2012 she started her professional career when she participated in the ITF Circuit competition. In 2013 she started becoming an expert when she further made her first appearance at the WTA’s Bank of the west classic tour in 2014 where she had her first win against US Open Champion Samantha Stosur.
In 2016 Naomi got her breakthrough at the Toray Pan Pacific Open where she wins over Elina Svitolina, Misaki Doi, Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Dominika Cibulkova but she lost to Caroline Wozniacki. Her excellent in the competion made her got 50 WTA ranking and in 2016 she won the new comer of the year award during the WTA Award.
Naomi also participated in the 2017 Australian Open where she won her first round game and lose to Johanna Konta in the second round of the tournament. Osaka also lost to Dubia Tennis Championship to Christiana McHale in the second round but won over Venus Williams in the 2017 Hong Kong Open but was beaten in the quarter final by Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
In the same 2017 Naomi took part in the international Eastbourne tournament, Nottingham Open, Miami Open and Volvo car open and many more. In 2018 she clinched her first premier mandatory title after she had an impressive performance at the BNP Paribas Open. She defeated Simona Halep the famous impressive player to advance to final thus wining over Russian’s Daria Kasatkina. Naomi receive her first slam quarter final after beating Aryna Sabalenka. She is to face Lesia Tsurenko in the next round of the tournament.
Naomi Osaka net worth is estimated to be $8 million.
- Osaka is an award winner who is known to have received several acknowledgements.
- Naomi sister Mari Osaka who is also a professional tennis player made her first appearance at the WTA 2014 Bank of the west classic tour, although she lost in the doubles, she is then paired with Marina Shamayko. Mari is a three-time runner up in three singles final. In 2012 she made her first in the Amelia Island tour, second in the Goyang, South Korea tour and Denain, then in 2017 in the France tour.
- Naomi Osaka reached the third round of the Australian Open Wimbledon and French Open.
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