Last week, four-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka, walked away from the French Open after retribution from the sport’s top officials over her refusal to attend media events to prioritize her mental wellbeing. Backlash included fines, possible expulsion from the tournament if she continued to refuse to attend media events and of course trolls.

Many argued the clash was over Naomis disrespect to the sport and her lack of commitment. One of the greatest female tennis players of her generation and the highest paid in terms of endorsements, lacks respect for the sport and commitment?

The people mad at Naomi…

Erika Lucas

Co-Founder of StitchCrew and VEST, Partner OKC Thunder LaunchPad, Investor, Podcast Host.

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