“Breaking Boundaries”: Naomi Osaka Makes Her Way on the Cover Page of Olympics Special Issue of Vogue

Published 07/16/2021, 10:30 AM EDT
Naomi Osaka of Japan in action against Coco Gauff of the United States of America in the Women’s Singles Round three match on Arthur Ashe Stadium during the 2019 US Open Tennis Tournament at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on in Flushing, Queens, New York City. (Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images)


After taking a gap of almost two months from professional tennis, World No.2 Naomi Osaka will return to the court at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. The Olympic Games couldn’t take place last year due to the coronavirus pandemic but are now taking place this year in the homeland of Osaka.

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There is some more positive news coming for Naomi Osaka and her fans. The Japanese star is on the cover page of the Olympic special July issue of Vogue Magazine Hong Kong. The Vogue Magazine Hong Kong updated the fans with the news and also put the picture of the cover page on their Instagram handle.

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“Tennis sensation Naomi Osaka is breaking boundaries! One of three Vogue Hong Kong digital exclusive stars, Osaka is not only renowned for her sporting prowess but has also made waves in the world of fashion and beauty,” wrote the magazine in the caption.

In the cover picture, Osaka is looking extremely beautiful wearing a white dress. She is also wearing an intriguing pair of earrings that look exactly like a set of tennis racquets.

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“Does it all in style”- Vogue Magazine Hong Kong on Naomi Osaka

In the caption, the magazine’s page also highlighted the other products and brands that Osaka endorse. It mentioned that she is the brand ambassador of Louis Vuitton and is even about to launch her own skincare brand, Kinlo, soon. As a result, it emphasized that whatever the 23-year-old does, she does it in style.

Naomi Osaka of Japan attends a training session ahead of the 2019 WTA Finals at Shenzhen Bay Sports Center. October 26, 2019, in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province of China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)

“Her swimwear collection with Frankies Bikinis is inclusively designed for all women, while her upcoming skincare brand KINLO will create sun protection products for darker skin tones. And Osaka does it all in style – the star was named a Louis Vuitton brand ambassador this past January!” added the magazine in its Instagram caption.

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After withdrawing from the French Open and the Wimbledon Championships 2021, Naomi Osaka will be back on the court at the Tokyo Olympics 2021. Fans have really high expectations from her as she also has a great record on the hard courts. Will she be able to win an Olympic Gold for her country this year?

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Anshul Singh is a tennis author at EssentiallySports, currently pursuing Journalism Honors from Delhi University. Having significant experience with content, Anshul has authored over 500 tennis articles. He has previously worked as a writer and an editor for DU Express, penning riveting articles on sports, politics, and culture.

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