Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka: Net Worth, Salary and Endorsements

Her father was inspired by watching the Williams sisters play at the 1999 French Open. Having little exposure towards the sport of tennis François began the tennis training of his two daughters. Training his children in the US, François and his wife decided their daughters would play always for Japan.

Later, his younger daughter turned out to be the only Japanese Grand Slam singles champion. She is Naomi Osaka, born to a Haitian father and a Japanese mother on October 16, 1997, in Osaka, Japan.

On-court achievements

Osaka gained significant fame at the age of 16. In 2016, she was through to the finals at WTA Finals at the age of 18. She fell to Caroline Wozniacki in the finals. Nevertheless, Osaka broke into the top 50 of the WTA rankings for the first time. The same year she made her maiden appearance in a Grand Slam in Melbourne. Also, she was titled the WTA Newcomer of the Year.

The year 2018 showered its prosperity over Osaka. She won her premiere Slam by defeating her childhood idol Serena Williams. Also was the first Japanese to contest and win a Grand Slam final.

She continued her major winning streak at the Australian Open 2019, and she defeated Petra Kvitova in the finals. Also, she reached the highest ranking in her career by securing the World Number one position.

After her Australian Open victory, her career took a turn. She parted ways with her coach Sascha Bajin and she was title-less for a few months. Osaka trained under Jermaine Jenkins but she called off her league with him within six months. At present she trains under Wim Fisette.

In her hometown tournament of Pan Pacific Open 2019 in Osaka, Japan the Japanese ace snapped her title-less run. Also the following week she went on to clinch the title in Bejing, China by knocking down Ashleigh Barty in the finals.

Her total prize money aggregates to $13,492,479 in the year 2019.

Naomi Osaka’s Endorsements

Naomi Osaka is endorsing the American firm IMG since the year 2016. Over the past ten years, Yonex has been sponsoring her tennis rackets to Osaka. Nike supports her apparel. She is the ambassador for Japanese automobile manufacturer Nissan Motor and Japanese electronics manufacturer Citizen Watch.

She also endorses several other Japanese companies, including noodle maker Nissin Foods, cosmetics producer Shiseido, the broadcasting station Wowow, and airline All Nippon Airways (ANA).

Naomi Osaka is the brand ambassador for Mastercard. In 2019 Osaka was declared one of the most marketable female athletes in the world. She earned an estimated amount of $16 million in endorsements. She was placed second in the world behind Serena Williams who earned $25 million in endorsements.

Age

22

Boyfriend

YBN Cordae

Residence

Boca Raton, Florida, United States

Nationality

Japanese

Endorsements

Yonex, Nike, Nissan Motors, Mastercard, ANA

Net Worth

US $29 million

Height

1.8m

Coach

Wim Fisette

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