Tokyo, July 30
Naomi Osaka will play in subsequent month’s US Open in New York, the 2018 champion’s administration crew has instructed Reuters.
Several media stories had stated she had not registered for the event and had determined to skip the occasion, which kicks off on August 31 and will likely be performed underneath strict bio-security protocols because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
However, the 22-year-old’s administration crew instructed Reuters through e mail that the stories have been huge of the mark and that she can be taking part at Flushing Meadows.
Osaka would even be taking part in within the Western and Southern Open, which is held yearly in Cincinnati however has been moved to New York this yr and is about to begin in mid-August.
Earlier on Thursday, world primary Ash Barty stated she was skipping the New York tournaments because of considerations over the coronavirus pandemic.
Japan’s Osaka, who is predicated within the United States, final performed aggressive tennis in early February throughout Fed Cup qualifiers in opposition to Spain. Reuters