Japan's Naomi Osaka, the world's highest-grossing female athlete, has been opposing apartheid on all fronts. They have decided to do the same in the US Open tournament. Osaka started it with his opening match. In the match against Misaki Doi she played her mask wearing her name with the intention of honoring black woman Breoni Taylor.
Breona who is nursing was shot dead in March this year by the police at her home in Louisville, USA leading to her death. Police arrived at Breona's home to investigate a drug trafficking case.