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 Net Worth
Osaka is worth an estimated $60 million.
Naomi Osaka House
Naomi Osaka Ranking
Osaka is currently ranked number 39 in the world.
Naomi Osaka Age
Osaka is 24 years old.
Naomi Osaka Height
Osaka is 5 feet 11 inches tall.
Naomi Osaka Weight
Osaka weighs 69 kilograms.
Naomi Osaka Sister
Osaka has an older sister called Mari Osaka who is a tennis player too.
Naomi Osaka Father
Osaka’s father is Haitian-American Leonard Francois.
Naomi Osaka Mother
Osaka’s mother is Tamaki Osaka, who is originally from Japan.