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.
Who Is Naomi Osaka’s Sister Mari Osaka?
Mari Osaka is the older sister and only sibling of Naomi Osaka.
She is a retired Japanese tennis player who now earns a living as a fashion designer.
Mari was born on 3 April 1996 in Osaka, Japan.
Mari Osaka Net Worth
Mari is estimated to be worth $1 million.
Mari Osaka Height
Mari’s exact height is undisclosed at the moment.
Mari Osaka Parents
Mari was born to Leonard Francois, a Haitian-American, and Tamaki Osaka, a Japanese.
Mari Osaka Age
Mari is 26 years old.
Mari Osaka Instagram
Mari currently has an Instagram following of 59.2k.