Piers Morgan once called Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka a ‘fraud’ for ‘throwing tantrums on the court’

Tennis star Naomi Osaka is one of the few female players to achieve significant success at a very young age. She has won four Grand Slam titles, is ranked No. 1 in the world in her career and is only 24 years old. Despite his huge success on the tour, his mental health has had many ups and downs over the years. After such an incident, the famous journalist Piers Morgan criticized the tennis star.

Osaka has experienced several events that seriously hurt her spirit. One such incident happened when she pulled out of the French Open last year.

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Piers Morgan’s comments on Naomi Osaka

Bill de Blasio, the mayor of New York, was called a ‘fraud’ in a Daily Mail column by Morgan for attending the ‘Fashion Oscars’. Not only the mayor, but Morgan too mentioned Osaka in his column. Around this time, Osaka spoke about her mental health issues and how she was trying to cope with them.

March 12, 2022; Indian Wells, California, USA; Naomi Osaka (JPN) is emotional as she speaks to the referee after a fan was disturbed before the start of her 2nd round match against Veronika Kudermetova (RUS) at the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

The British journalist said: “And speaking of cheating, tennis star Naomi Osaka has spent most of the year whining, crying, throwing tantrums on the court and blaming the media for her poor form and health issues. Mental Health.” Morgan pointed to Osaka’s anger issues and poor form and blamed her for blaming the media.

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Osaka snubbed press conferences at the French Open last year, for which tournament organizers fined him $15,000. Osaka then officially retired from competition to focus on her mental well-being.

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Osaka’s disappointing 2022 season

Naomi Osaka has been eliminated from the 2022 US Open after falling to American Danielle Collins in the first round. Osaka started the first round with an imposing head-to-head registration (3-0) against Collins, after winning all sets played. However, she exited her favorite Grand Slam in the very first round after a straight-set loss.

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Four-time Grand Slam champion Osaka’s season declined after reaching the Miami final in April. She had early outings at the French Open and the Madrid Open, which made for an unforgettable clay-court season. Osaka suffered another defeat when she was beaten by China’s Zhang Shuai in the first round of the Cincinnati Open.

Will Osaka be able to regain her form before the end of the season?


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