Naomi Osaka is again on courtroom practising for her Australian Open title protection.
4-time Grand Slam champion Osaka, who has not performed since dropping to Leylah Fernandez within the US Open third spherical, shared pictures of her coaching on Instagram.
Among the many photos on Osaka’s Instagram submit is an Australian Open tennis ball.
Osaka made an impressed run via the 2021 Australian Open area defeating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Caroline Garcia, Ons Jabeur, Garbine Muguruza, Hsieh Su-Wei, Serena Williams and Jennifer Brady to win the Melbourne main.
“Form of rusty, nevertheless it feels good to be again,” Osaka captioned these pictures on Instagram. “I actually need to say thanks everybody for all the type messages. I actually admire it.”
The 2022 Australian Open begins on January seventeenth.
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