Naomi Osaka will skip news conferences at the French Open, highlighting the importance of mental health
Naomi Osaka He will not attend any news conference during the upcoming French Open. She made the announcement and explained why on social media.
In short, the four-time major champion and the world’s No. 2 ranked female tennis player said her decision was motivated by her mental health.
“I often find that people have no interest in the mental health of athletes, and this is especially true when I show or participate in a press conference. We often sit there and ask questions that have been asked to us many times or questions that bring doubt into our minds and I do not subject myself to people who are subject. ”
Players can be hit with a 20,000 fine for leaving a news conference at a major. Osaka hopes she will be fined in a mental health service.
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