Naomi Osaka is a Japanese professional tennis player who was born on 16 October 1997 in Chūō-Ku, Osaka, Japan.
Osaka has the enviable record of being the first Asian to be ranked as world number one by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA).
She has won WTA Tour titles and has won successive Grand Slams; a feat achieved by Serena Williams in 2015.
Osaka who turned professional in 2013 was introduced to the sport of tennis by her father, who sought to model himself on Richard Williams, the father of the legendary Williams sister.
At age 16, and on her maiden WTA Tour at the 2014 Stanford Classic, she defeated US Open Champion Samantha Stosur. She is currently being coached by Wim Fissette.
In 2020, Naomi was ranked as the eighth most endorsed athlete in the world making her one of the most marketable sports personalities.
Osaka’s clothing is sponsored by Nike. She lives in Beverly Hills, California.
Naomi Osaka Family: Husband, Children, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Naomi Osaka Husband
Osaka does not have a husband at the moment but is in a relationship with American rapper Cordae.
Naomi Osaka Children
Osaka does not have any children at the moment.
Naomi Osaka Parents
Osaka was born to Leonard Francois and Tamaki Osaka.
Naomi Osaka Siblings
Osaka has an older sister called Mari Osaka who is also a professional tennis player.
Naomi Osaka Nationality
Osaka is Japanese.
Naomi Osaka Ethnicity
Osaka is biracial.