Naomi Osaka withdraws from Wimbledon; confirms Tokyo Olympic plans

Naomi Osaka withdraws from Wimbledon; confirms Tokyo Olympic plans

Women’s world No. 2 Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from the Wimbledon, which is set to begin later this month, but confirmed her plans to take part in the Tokyo Olympics at the end of July her agent said Thursday (17).

“Naomi won’t be playing Wimbledon this year,” Osaka’s agent told Reuters via email. “She is taking some personal time with friends and family. She will be ready for the Olympics and is excited to play in front of her home fans.”