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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Naomi Osaka

1. She was born in Osaka, Japan, but moved to the US when she was three years old. (

2. Her dad was her first tennis coach, starting at the age of 3. (

3. She began playing in the ITF Circuit when she was only 15 years old. Only a year older than Serena Williams. (

4. She has won four grand slams, more than any woman has in 30 years. (

5. Osaka is the highest paid female athlete in history. Her total prize and sponsorship money totaled over $37.4 million. (,female%20sports%20stars%20this%20week.)

6. She is 5 foot 11. Four inches taller than the average female tennis player. (,of%206%20ft%20or%20more.)
7. Osaka will play for the USA team in the Tokyo Olympics. (

8. She is the first Asian tennis player to be ranked number one in the world. (

9. She loves to play video games! Her game of choice off the court is Overwatch. (

10. Growing up she loved to play with barbies. Now, she one designed after her! (

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