Naomi Osaka’s greatest cheerleaders are arms down her dad and mom, Leonard Francois and Tamaki Osaka. Whether or not they’re chanting her identify within the stands or supporting her off the court docket, they at all times have her again. Actually, one of many principal causes Naomi is who she is as we speak is because of her dad and mom. “Rising up, I noticed my mom work extremely laborious to help me and my ardour for play. She at all times put others first and inspired me to embrace my variety,” Naomi beforehand mentioned in a press release to Due to Them We Can.
As for her father, he is been teaching her since she was a little bit lady. “I really like my dad a lot and I am grateful for every part I be taught from him on and off the court docket,” she tweeted in 2019. “I really feel extraordinarily fortunate to be his child trigger he simply drops information.” Naomi has an older sister named Mari Osaka who additionally performed tennis, nevertheless, she introduced her retirement in 2021. “I’m retired from taking part in tennis. It was a journey which I did not get pleasure from finally however I am grateful for all of the recollections and help I’ve gained and obtained through the years from the game,” Mari wrote on Instagram.
Maintain studying to see a few of the Osaka household’s cutest moments collectively.