Naomi Osaka Family: Naomi Osaka is a Professional Tennis Player and currently. The highest-paid female athlete in the World. She is an aggressive, offensive baseliner and ranked No. 1 by the Women’s Tennis Association. She came into the limelight when she defeated her childhood idol.
Serena Williams and to win her first-ever Grand Slam singles, i.e. US Open 2018. She was the first to contest and win a Grand Slam final. She defeated former world No.1’s like Maria Sharapova. Venus Williams, and Serena Williams on different occasions.
Naomi Osaka Biography/Personal Life Information
Naomi Osaka was born on 16 October 1997 in Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan. Osaka was three years old when her family moved to Valley Stream. However, New York on Long Island to live with her father’s parents. Her Ethnicity is ‘Black’, and she calls herself ‘black Asian.’
Naomi Osaka Height, Weight, Body Measurements / Physical Stats
Height (approximate): in Feet-Inches – 5’10”—in meters – 1.8 m—–in centimeters – 178 cm
Weight (approximate): in Kilograms – 69 Kg—-in Pounds – 152 lbs
Body Measurements: 32 – 30 – 34
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Brown
Naomi Osaka Family Members Information
Osaka’s mother is from Hokkaido, Japan, and her father is from Jacmel, Haiti. She has an older sister Mari who is also a professional tennis player. Her parents met in Japan, and after getting married after family disputes. They moved to New York and later, settled in Florida. The two girls gave her mother’s maiden name. However, Due to the Japanese Family Registration Law. Because it was easy for them to take admission in Japanese schools and get rented houses.
Osaka’s father inspires to teach his daughters them. How to play tennis by watching the Williams sisters compete at the 1999 French Open. However, Osaka’s father inspires by how Richard Williams trained his daughters. To become the best players in the World.
Naomi Osaka Marital Status, Affairs & Boyfriends
Osaka is in a relationship with American rapper YBN Comrade. Once a fangirl she accepted Creed 2 premiere ‘date’ with Michael B Jordan.
Naomi Osaka Net Worth & Salary Information
Osaka became the highest-paid athlete ever having earned $37 million. During the period between June 2019 to May 2020.
Naomi Osaka Family: Some Interesting Facts & Information of Naomi Osaka
She is an avid dog lover and has a dog named Panda. Osaka knows for her multi-ethnic background and her shy, candid personality. Osaka is also very frank and regards as having a dry sense of humor.
Osaka has an aggressive playing style with a powerful service that can reach 125 miles per hour ( 200 km/h ). However, She loves playing on hardcourts, and she doesn’t enjoy playing on the grass courts of Wimbledon. Her total prize money aggregates to $14,617,235 in the year 2020. She has reached the highest ranking in her career by securing the World Number one position.
Her career made a turning point, her performance at the 2014 Bank of the West Classic. She has won 5 titles on the WTA Tour, including two titles at both the Grand Slam and Premiere Mandatory levels. However, She won Grand Slam titles back to back ( 2018 and 2019). Became the first player to achieve this feat since Jennifer Capriati.
Naomi Osaka Family: Fed Cup
Osaka made her Fed Cup debut for Japan in 2017. While the team was competing in the Asia/Oceania Zone Group. I. Japan won all nine of its rubbers to advance out of its round-robin pool. Although Osaka won her singles match in the play-off against Kazakhstan. However, The team lost their other two matches and was not able to advance. The following year with Osaka absent, Japan was able to defeat Kazakhstan.
In the same group to advance to the 2018 World Group II Play-offs. However, At this stage, they hosted Great Britain in a usual five rubber tie. At this point, Osaka returned to the team and won her opening match against Heather Watson. After she lost her next rubber to Johanna Konta, Kurumi Nara was also able to defeat her. Watson to set up a decisive doubles match. Japan won that final rubber to earn a promotion to World Group II in 2019.
Osaka made her Hopman Cup debut in 2018 with Yūichi Sugita. However, Japan was making its first appearance at the exhibition tournament since 2001. The group with Switzerland, the United States, and Russia, and lost all three of their ties. However, Osaka’s only match win came in singles against Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. She also had a big highlight in the mixed doubles match against Switzerland. when she served an ace past Roger Federer.
Osaka lit the Olympic cauldron during the opening ceremony. Coming into Tokyo Olympics, Osaka rank 2nd in the world. She lost in the 3rd round of the games to the eventual finalist. Silver medalist Markéta Vondroušová after two straight-set victories.