Naomi Osaka Archives

The summer of Naomi Osaka

July 22, 2021

Barbie doll sells out, is on cover of “Sports Illustrated” magazine and a new Netflix documentary debuts A new Barbie doll modeled on tennis star Naomi Osaka has sold out just hours after it was released on Monday July 12, 2021. The new doll is part of the Barbie Role Model series and holds a… [Read More]

Tennis star Naomi Osaka joins athlete boycott in protest of Jacob Blake shooting

September 3, 2020

“As a black woman I feel as though there are much more important matters at hand that need immediate attention rather than watching me play tennis,” she said. Tennis champion Naomi Osaka posted a powerful message in the wake of the Jacob Blake shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Osaka wrote she does not plan to play… [Read More]