Naomi Osaka is the name that every sports enthusiast heard. She is professional tennis player and also ranked no. 1 as per Women’s Tennis Association . Her achievements are so great that it inspires everyone.
She was born on October 16 1997 in Japan. Osaka has lived and trained in United States since age 3. Her father inspired from Richard Williams trained his daughters , though he himself was never a tennis player. In 2006 they moved to Florida so that Naomi and her sister could get better trainings. Though Naomi spent most of her life in US , she represents Japan. Her parents said, “We made the decision that Naomi would represent Japan at an early age. She was born in Osaka and was brought up in the house of Japanese and Histian culture.Quite simply Naomi and her sister Mari have always felt Japanese so that was only our rationale. It was never a financially motivated decision nor we were swayed either way by any national federation”. Later United States Tennis Association offered Naomi training center in Boca Raton when she was 16 years old, but she declined.
Naomi is four times Gram Slam singles Champion and is the reigning Champion at US open and Australian Open. She also became the first woman to win successive Grand Slam singles titles since Serena Williams in 2015.