Haiti - Tennis : 3rd visit to the country of the Japanese Naomi Osaka of Haitian origin
During her stay which could last 5 to 7 days, Naomi will visit among other things the school and the tennis club that she sponsors in Jacmel, but the reasons for her stay are not yet known, according to a source at the Ministry of Youth. and Sports...
Born in Japan on October 16, 1997 in Chūō-ku (Osaka), of a Haitian father and a Japanese mother, her family emigrated to the United States when she was 3 years old. His father from Jacmel introduced her to tennis and registered her with the Japanese Tennis Association. She became a professional player in September 2013. She gave up her American nationality to keep that of Japan https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-29001-icihaiti-tennis-naomi-osaka-abandons-her-american-nationality.html 3rd major Grand Slam title:
2020: US Open on the Arthur-Ashe court of the "Flushing Meadows" in New York, winning in three sets (1-6, 6-3, 6-3) against the Belarusian Victoria Azarenka https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31785-haiti-tennis-the-japanese-of-haitian-origin-naomi-osaka-wins-the-us-open.html
2019: Australian Open in Melbourne 7-6 (7/2), 5-7, 6-4 against Czech Petra Kvitová https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-26767-haiti-flash-naomi-osaka-wins-the-australian-open.html
2018: US Open on the center court of the "Flushing Meadows-Corona Park" municipal park against Serena William in 6-2 and 6-4 https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-25476-haiti-flash-the-haitiano-japanese-naomi-osaka-wins-the-us-open-against-serena-william.html
Naomi is the highest paid tennis player in the world according to Forbes magazine with 37.3 million revenues over the past 12 months (scholarships, Bonuses and Sponsors...) https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30848-haiti-news-zapping.html )
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