22-year-old Japanese professional tennis player, Naomi Osaka have taken to Twitter to share a photo of herself with her idol and Tennis legend Serena Williams, as she called “mom”.
Osaka who beat Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 at the US Open to win a Grand Slam title in 2018, showed that despite becoming rivals in the sports of tennis, she still respects Williams and she doesn’t fail to show it as she gets the opportunity.
“Me and my mom,” She captioned the photo.
Osaka and her sister, Mari, were inspired to start playing tennis after seeing the Williams sisters on television.
me and my mom lol. pic.twitter.com/HvCoPpgShm
— NaomiOsaka大坂なおみ (@naomiosaka) January 15, 2020