New Delhi, July 27
Rising tennis star Naomi Osaka has mentioned that she is “creeped out” by followers who urge her to keep up her “innocent image” in obvious response to social media feedback on her being pictured in swimwear.
“I just wanna say it’s creeping me out how many people are commenting at me to maintain my “harmless picture” and “do not attempt to be somebody your not”,” Osaka mentioned in a tweet.
I simply wanna say it’s creeping me out how many individuals are commenting @ me to keep up my “innocent image” and “don’t try to be someone your not”. You don’t know me, I’m 22, I put on swimsuits to the pool. Why do you’re feeling like you may touch upon what I can put on?
— NaomiOsaka大坂なおみ (@naomiosaka) July 26, 2020
“You don’t know me, I’m 22, I wear swimsuits to the pool. Why do you feel like you can comment on what I can wear?” she added.
This submit from the Japanese got here in response to feedback from followers who critised her after she posted a sequence pictures of herself in swimwear and different modeling poses in current weeks.
In May this yr, Osaka had develop into the best paid feminine athlete on the earth, topping American nice Serena Williams.
According to the Forbes journal, Osaka had earned $37.four million within the final 12 months from prize cash and endorsements, $1.four million greater than Williams, setting an all-time earnings file for a feminine athlete in a single yr. Maria Sharapova beforehand held the file with $29.7 million in 2015.
Osaka, a two-time Grand Slam champion, ranks No. 29 on the 2020 Forbes listing of the world’s 100 top-paid athletes whereas Williams is No. 33.