A ruling on rankings is "affecting my mentality," the former No. 1 tennis star said after losing to Amanda Anisimova, 7-5, 6-4.
The four-time Grand Slam singles tennis champ already got an inquiry from an NBA star.
Naomi Osaka is finding support from fellow athletes after withdrawing from the French Open in order to protect her mental health.
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The famed tennis star and the former NBA basketball player both opened up about their mental health struggles and the damaging effect that criticism had on their psyche.
The Japanese tennis star addressed spectators directly about the heckling while recalling abuse inflicted on Venus and Serena Williams at the same event.
The former world No. 1 appeared to be in a better place than she was last year.
Where is Peng Shuai? Concern is mounting over the Chinese tennis star’s disappearance after accusing a former top government official in China of sexual assault.
Osaka says she's concerned about a fellow tennis player who has gone quiet since making a sexual assault allegation against a former top government official in China.
"I honestly don’t know when I’m going to play my next tennis match," the tennis star said after the end of her U.S. Open title defense.
"Really hurts to see all the devastation that's going on in Haiti, and I feel like we really can't catch a break," the tennis star said.