Patrick Mouratoglou who is the current coach of Naomi Osaka is excited to see her back on tour after a long gap. Patrick Mouratoglou is also looking forward to Naomi Osaka and Coco Gauff’s rivalry on the WTA Tour.
Four-time major winner Naomi Osaka is all set to return next year at the Brisbane International after being out of action since September 2022. She and her boyfriend Cordae welcomed their daughter Shai in July 2023 and she has been training since then.
On her comeback, she will join top players like Iga Swiatek, Aryna Sabalenka, Coco Gauff, and Jessica Pegula on the tour.
Mouratoglou has earlier praised Coco Gauff for her remarkable win at the 2023 US Open and also feels that she is the best player and has the ability to win more majors. 19-year-old Gauff has been doing great in the WTA tour and also finished the year as the No.3 player.
🇯🇵🇺🇸 Patrick Mouratoglou says Osaka’s comeback is exciting, as she is a main ‘superstar’, alongside Coco Gauff:— Olly 🎾🇬🇧 (@Olly_Tennis_) December 16, 2023
“Now you have Coco Gauff and Naomi Osaka, not there are no others because of course there are many others, but I think those two are super exciting. They are… pic.twitter.com/sUWw8bAIcQ
Naomi Osaka shares her parenting journey with her boyfriend Cordae
Naomi Osaka and American rapper Cordae started dating in 2019. She announced her withdrawal from the 2023 Australian Open followed by her pregnancy news. Naomi Osaka and Cordae became parents to their daughter ‘Shai’ in July this year.
In a recent interview, she revealed her parenting of Shai with Cordae and how they have huge respect for each other.
Parenting with Cordae has been easy so far. We built a really good foundation. I don’t know if it’s because he’s an easy going guy, but I think we just respect each other’s opinions. And if we disagree on something, we talk it out. At the end of the day, we both want what’s best for Shai.-Naomi Osaka in an interview