. Naomi Osaka Withdraws From the French Open With a Powerful Statement « JO LEE MAGAZINE

Vogue – On Wednesday, following her victory over the Romanian player Patricia Maria Tig, Naomi Osaka completed her courtside post-match interview, but chose not to attend the post-match press conference, a measure to protect her mental health. This lead to a $15,000 fine, and a forceful rebuke from the league of Grand Slam tournaments.

While many questioned the reasoning behind this decision, today Osaka announced her withdrawal from this year’s French Open altogether.

Read more on the significance of her statement at Vogue.

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