Naomi Osaka is a Japanese professional tennis player who became the first Japanese tennis player to win a Grand Slam singles tournament, defeating Serena Williams in the final of the 2018 US Open. Turning professional in 2013, Naomi achieved a career-high singles ranking of World No. 17 on July 23, 2018. Born on October 16, 1997 in Osaka, Japan, to a Haitian father, Leonard “San” François, and a Japanese mother, Tamaki Osaka, she has an older sister, Mari, who is a professional tennis player as well. Her family moved to the United States when she was just three years old. She graduated from Elmont Alden Terrace Primary and Broward Virtual High School. Naomi stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 152 pounds.
Naomi Osaka Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 16 October 1997
Birth Place: Chūō-ku, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
Residence: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
Birth Name: Naomi Osaka
Japanese: 大坂 なおみ
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Occupation: Tennis player
Nationality: Japanese, American, Haitian
Race/Ethnicity: Multiracial (Afro-Haitian, Japanese)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Naomi Osaka Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 152 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 69 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 11″
Height in Meters: 1.80 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
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Naomi Osaka Family Details:
Father: Leonard “San” François (Haitian)
Mother: Tamaki Osaka (Japanese)
Siblings: Mari Osaka (Older Sister)
Naomi Osaka Education:
Elmont Alden Terrace Primary School
Broward Virtual High School
Turned Pro: September 2013
Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
High Rank for Singles: No. 17 (23 July 2018)
High Rank for Doubles: No. 324 (3 April 2017)
Singles Career record: 154–107 (59%)
Singles Career titles: 2 WTA
Doubles Career record: 2–14
Doubles Career titles: 0
Coach(es): JPatrick Tauma (2013), Harold Solomon (2014), David Taylor (2016–2017), Sascha Bajin (2018)
Naomi Osaka Facts:
*She was born on October 16, 1997 in Osaka, Japan.
*Her father is Haitian and her mother is Japanese.
*She turned professional in September 2013.
*For practical reasons, both Naomi and her older sister Mari took their mother’s name .
*She has dual citizenship of Japanese and American.
*Visit her official website: www.naomiosaka.com
*Follow her on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.