Who is Naomi Osaka?

By: Abrar Khan

Naomi Osaka is a Japanese professional tennis player.

She has been ranked No. 1 by the Women's Tennis Association and is the first Asian player to hold the top ranking in singles.

She is a four-time Grand Slam singles champion. Her seven titles on the WTA Tour also include two at the Premier Mandatory level.

Born: 16 October 1997 (age 24 years), Chuo Ward, Osaka, Japan Grand slams won (singles): 4 Height: 1.8 m Nationality: Japanese Parents: Leonard Francois, Tamaki Osaka Siblings: Mari Osaka Coach: Sascha Bajin (2018–2019), Wim Fissette (2020-), Jermaine Jenkins (2019-)

Is Naomi Osaka rich?

In 2020, the young star was declared “highest-paid female athlete ever” by the magazine. Quite a feat for a 23-year-old. In fact, according to Celebrity Net Worth, her estimated net worth hovers around US$25 million

Why does Naomi Osaka represent Japan? 

Osaka's represented Japan her whole life and is elated to do it at the Olympic Games. The short answer for why Osaka represents Japan is because she's Japanese, and has always felt Japanese

Is Naomi Osaka in a relationship? 

Naomi Osaka is currently dating American rapper Cordae Amari Dunston, who is mononymously known as Cordae. The 24-year-old from North Carolina first gained popularity for his remixes of popular rap tracks by Eminem and J. Cole. 

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Is Osaka a US citizen? 

Here's the Real Reason Naomi Osaka Gave Up Her US Citizenship—& It Wasn't Just For the Olympics. As someone who was born in Japan, grew up in America and plays tennis for Japan, Naomi Osaka's nationality can seem complicated to some.