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Naomi Osaka was born on October 16, 1997, in Chūō-ku, Osaka in Japan to Tamaki Osaka (大坂 環, Ōsaka Tamaki) and Leonard François. Her mother is from Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan, and her father is from Jacmel, Haiti. She has an older sister named Mari who is a former professional tennis player. The two girls were given their mother's family name for practical reasons when the family lived in Japan.
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Naomi and her sister began practicing tennis with their father by day and homeschooling by night. It wasn’t long before Naomi’s grasp of the game, powerful serve and strong forehand became impossible to ignore. At three years old, Naomi and her family moved from Osaka to New York, before settling in Florida.
Naomi Osaka started playing tennis at the age of 3. She grew up in the United States but holds Japanese citizenship and represents Japan on the court (her mother is from Japan, her father from...
Osaka, the No. 2-ranked women’s tennis player in the world and four-time Grand Slam champion, breezed through her first-round match and then withdrew from the tournament before her second round ...
According to the Washington Post, Naomi Osaka's parents were determined to ensure that she would someday represent Japan as a competitive tennis player. Tamaki Osaka said that this decision was made when Naomi was a child. She added, "She was born in Osaka and was brought up in a household of Japanese and Haitian culture.
This is a list of the main career statistics of professional Japanese-American tennis player Naomi Osaka. She was the champion of the 2018 US Open, 2019 Australian Open, 2020 US Open, and 2021 Australian Open . Osaka at the 2016 US Open.
Naomi Osaka, who is a name to reckon with in the world of tennis turned 24 on October 16th.The global tennis icon is an absolute favorite among fans and brands. Although she hasn’t been very active on the court lately, it hasn’t affected her fan following at all.