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Naomi Osaka wore her shoe, the NikeCourt Air Zoom GP Turbo Naomi Osaka, in the bright orange colourway during the Melbourne Summer Set in Australia this week. This down tournament marks the return of tennis star Nike to the sport after a four-month hiatus, which she announced in September 2021.
Osaka triumphed in both matches, winning on Tuesday (January 4) as well as today. The four-time Grand Slam champion beat Frenchwoman Alize Cornet on Tuesday. Today she won her match against Belgian Marnya Zanevska.
The 24-year-old Japanese athlete donned similar looks for both games, dressing in a brown print Nike tank and black Nike skorts the other day and a backless dress version of the top today. hui. On her feet, she wore her own shoe, which is also available in a neon pink colourway as well as a special iteration of the US Open with New York graphics.
Osaka has announced that she will take an indefinite hiatus from tennis after losing to Leylah Fernandez at the US Open in September. The former world number 1 also pulled out of Roland Garros last year due to mental health issues and pulled out of Wimbledon. She will face Germany’s Andrea Petkovic in the quarter-finals tomorrow.
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