Naomi Osaka tweets she’s withdrawing from French Open
Naomi Osaka of Japan on the Indian Wells Tennis Backyard in California.
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Naomi Osaka says on Twitter that “the perfect factor for the event” is that if she withdraws from the French Open.
Osaka is a four-time Grand Slam champion and former No. 1-ranked participant.
She had declared she wouldn’t communicate to the media throughout Roland Garros and was fined $15,000 after she skipped the post-match information convention following her first-round victory Sunday.
On Monday she tweeted: “I feel now the perfect factor for the event, the opposite gamers and my well-being is that I withdraw so that everybody can get again to specializing in the tennis happening in Paris.”
She additionally wrote that she has “suffered lengthy bouts of melancholy” because the 2018 U.S. Open, which she received by beating Serena Williams in a remaining crammed with controversy.
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