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Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

Naomi Osaka announced the painful decision to withdraw from the French Open after receiving backlash for not completing media after her tournament. Visit for more information The 23-year-old announced her plans to skip press conferences ahead of the tournament and cited the preservation of her mental health. However, she was still fined $15,000 and […]

Naomi Osaka Making Moves and a Statement with Continued Activism

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

Words by: Michelle Dartez Visit for more information Other than Naomi Osaka’s recent win against her idol Serena Williams at the Australian Open, some of you may remember hearing about Naomi Osaka’s activism during her run in the U.S. Open last year. She went to New York with 7 face-masks, each mask with the […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Naomi Osaka Invests in North Carolina Courage Soccer Club


Naomi Osaka continues to make major moves, this time investing in the North Carolina Courage, a professional women’s soccer team in the National Women’s Soccer League. Visit for more information Osaka, Forbes’ Highest Paid Female Athelte in 2020, is the first investor in the team since Steve malik acquired and relocated the team to […]

Naomi Osaka Named House Ambassador for Louis Vuitton

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

Naomi Osaka’s deals continue to line up, the young tennis superstar is the latest House ambassador for Louis Vuitton. Visit for more information Osaka will first be seen in the Spring/Summer 2021 campaign, which will be photographed by Louis Vuitton’s Director of Women’s Collections Nicolas Ghesquière. “Aside from tennis, my most treasured passion is […]

LeBron James, Naomi Osaka, Patrick Mahomes, and More Named SI’s Sportsperson of the Year

LeBron James, Naomi Osaka Named SI's Sportsperson of the Year

The Sports Illustrated Awards went down over the weekend and announced five athletes as the Sportsperson of the Year. That list was LeBron James, Naomi Osaka, Patrick Mahomes, Breanna Stewart, and Laurent Duvernay-Tardif. Visit for more information The winners were recognized for being activists off the field by pushing social and human issues like […]

Naomi Osaka Debuts COMMES des GARÇONS Blazer Mid Collab

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In tandem with her recent honor as one of COMME des GARCONs and SWITCH Publishing’s “People of The Year,” Naomi Osaka now debuts a new iteration of the Nike Blazer Mid ’77 Vintage. Visit for more information Marking a special collab with the Japanese streetwear brand, the shoe is a nod to Osaka’s roots […]

Lil Baby & Naomi Osaka Star in Beats By Dre ‘You Love Me’ Campaign


The hypocrisy and contradictory relationship between America and Black culture is a long-standing facet of our society and in its latest ad, Beats By Dr. Dre tackles the topic, doubling down with some star power in tow as Lil Baby and Naomi Osaka star in a Tobi Nwigwe-narrated short film title “You Love Me.” Visit […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Naomi Osaka Sports Breonna Taylor Mask During U.S. Open Match

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

Following the NBA’s lead, Naomi Osaka protest was short-lived but she made sure to send a subtle but powerful message when she returned to the U.S. Open. Visit for more information The tennis player was rocking a black face mask with Breonna Taylor’s name printed in bold, white letters. After her victory, she donned […]

Naomi Osaka and BODYARMOR to Refurbish Tennis Courts in Queens as Part of New Partnership with United States Tennis Association

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

BODYARMOR Sports Drink and the United States Tennis Association have announced a new partnership that will make BODYARMOR LYTE the official sports drink of the US Open. Visit for more information BODYARMOR will now be placed throughout matches and practices and inserts into digital and social experiences. “BODYARMOR premium sports drinks are a natural […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Naomi Osaka is the Highest-Paid Female Athlete Ever

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open Following Backlash of Media Blackout

After holding the top spot in tennis, Naomi Osaka is now the highest-paid female athlete ever. Visit for more information The 22-year-old tennis star made $37 million in earnings in the past year. The sum is made up of prize money and endorsements, Forbes reports. The total is $1.4 million more than Serena Williams, […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Naomi Osaka, Skylar Diggins-Smith & More Show #OnlyYouCan with BODYARMOR

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BODYARMOR is heading into their largest run yet bringing in seven sports superstars for their new campaign, “Only You Can Make You Better.” Visit for more information The partners for the spit are USWNT star Megan Rapinoe, NBA All-Star and MVP James Harden, MLB All-Star and MVP Mike Trout, women’s tennis sensation Naomi Osaka, WNBA All-Star and USA Basketball […]

Naomi Osaka Signs with BODYARMOR Before US Open Begins


Naomi Osaka has taken the tennis world by storm and as she continues her takeover she will drink BODYARMOR to remain at peak performance. Visit for more information BODYARMOR announced today (Aug. 23) the signing of Osaka as the brand’s newest athlete partner and shareholder. The news comes just ahead of Osaka taking the […]

Yara Shahidi, Naomi Osaka, & More ‘Sheroes’ Are Getting Their Own Barbies to Celebrate 60th Anniversary


Barbie looks good for her age. March 2019 marks the 60th anniversary of the iconic fashion doll produced by toy brand Mattel. In celebrating the anniversary, Mattel is honoring several women it views as role models and “sheros.” Visit for more information Honorees include grown-ish star Yara Shahidi, tennis champ Naomi Osaka, gymnast Dipa […]

Naomi Osaka to Become Adidas Highest Paid Female Tennis Player Ever

Tennis Star Naomi Osaka Says she Listened to Eminem & Nicki Minaj Before Beating Serena Williams

Last week Naomi Osaka became a tennis superstar when she won her first Grand Slam championship by besting icon Serena Williams in straight sets at the U.S. Open. Osaka pulled in over $3 million with her win but that was just the start of her paydays, Yahoo reports Osaka has signed a deal with Adidas […]