Earlier this year, Naomi Osaka took the media by storm, and not because of her skills in tennis. Her media breaking decision to step back from sports shocked not only every media outlet, but resonated with many sports figures, celebrities, bloggers and other media figures.
Her announcement more than likely made a huge wave because it was also on the heels of a much anticipated but postponed worldwide Olympic Games.
Of course, Osaka’s announcement was received with praise and with criticism. Osaka is ranked No. 1 by the Women’s Tennis Association and is the first Asian tennis player to hold the top ranking in singles.Read more on themighty.com