Two-time Grand Slam champion Osaka turns that age on 16 October.
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Osaka, who was born in Japan to a Japanese mother and Haitian father but raised in the USA, told NHK World in an interview that she began the process of becoming a Japanese citizen.
Tennis star Naomi Osaka has decided to choose Japanese over American nationality with an eye on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, public broadcaster NHK reported on Thursday. At 22 years old, Japanese law obliges dual-nationality citizens to choose one. "I think that playing with the pride of the country will make me feel more emotional".
In August, Osaka was eliminated in US Open in the Round of 16, a disappointing result that knocked her from the No. 1 ranking down to No. 4.
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Osaka has competed under the Japanese flag on the WTA Tour and has represented that country in the Fed Cup dating back to 2017.
Osaka rose to prominence past year after she managed to beat US tennis legend Serena Williams in the final of the 2018 US Open.
Osaka notched a historic U.S. Open win against Serena Williams at Flushing Meadows in 2018, which made her the first Japanese player to ever win a Grand Slam title.
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