Following her gorgeous choice to back out of the French Open to give attention to her psychological well being, Naomi Osaka returned home, the place she will now relaxation straightforward in her $7 million Beverly Hills pad.
The 23-year-old tennis star first bought the home in 2019 after defeating fellow great Serena Williams in a stunning upset within the 2018 US Open and was topped the champion of the match. She later went on to win the Australian Open, marking her the primary girl to win consecutive Grand Slam singles titles since Williams in 2015.
In the previous 12 months alone, the Japanese star racked up almost $38 million from prize cash and endorsements, making her the highest paid female athlete in historical past, in accordance with Forbes.
The three bed room, 4 rest room architectural haven was bought in an off-market deal from Nick Jonas, who bought the property shortly previous to his engagement to Priyanka Chopra in 2018.
Located excessive within the mountains above Beverly Hills, within the nook of the L.A. neighborhood referred to as Beverly Hills Post Office, the property spans over 4,100 sq. ft and is located on half an acre lot.
Elevated ceilings and clerestory home windows permit for an abundance of sunshine all through the home, in accordance with the itemizing.
A Miele cooks kitchen incorporates a wine fridge and built-in espresso machine, whereas the grasp tub is highlighted with a freestanding Agape Spoon tub.
Other facilities embody a floating guesthouse and a terrace which surrounds and infinity pool to create a personal courtyard expertise.
The preliminary construction was inbuilt 1965, however was fully overhauled in 2015 by L.A. nightlife entrepreneur Jason Lev, who — with the assistance of structure agency SPACE International and the design group at Ground Up LA — remodeled the construction right into a cunningly minimalist home impressed by midcentury trendy design.
Following the controversy over Osaka’s refusal to speak to the media on the match, the star returned to the home by which she lives in along with her longtime boyfriend of two years, rapper Cordae Amari Dunston.
Osaka, who was born in Japan however raised in New York and holds twin citizenship, took to Instagram on Monday to elucidate her choice to withdraw from the match in a statement.
“The truth is that I have suffered long bouts of depression since the US Open in 2018 and I have had a really hard time coping with that,” she states, “Though the tennis press has always been kind to me … I am not a natural public speaker and get huge waves of anxiety before I speak to the world’s media.”
“So here in Paris I was already feeling vulnerable and anxious, so I thought it was better to exercise self-care and skip the press conferences. I announced it preemptively because I do feel like the rules are quite outdated in parts and I wanted to highlight that.”
Osaka then defined that she would take “some time away from the court” till the “time is right.”