Naomi Osaka will make a notable appearance in the television series “Sesame Street”

Japanese tennis sensation Naomi Osaka is currently on uncertain leave from tennis. Osaka last competed at the 2021 US Open, where she was eliminated in the third round. Since then, she has not appeared on a tennis court. However, she has been busy as she got a guest appearance on the popular TV series “Sesame Street”.

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The fifty-second season of the show will be launch November 11 on HBO MAX. In her episode, which will air on January 6, 2022, Osaka will talk about the importance of sunscreen and related products. In addition to this, Osaka will also be to speak on how melanin protects the skin from the sun.

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The topic will be very interesting as Osaka has been playing in multiple environmental conditions for many years.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – FEBRUARY 14: Naomi Osaka of Japan celebrates after winning match point in her women’s singles fourth round match against Garbine Muguruza of Spain on day seven of the Australian Open 2021 in Melbourne Park on February 14, 2021 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

The tennis sensation won’t be the only celebrity to appear on the show. Other celebrity guests include pop star Billie Eilish, poet Amanda Gorman and astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison. With all these famous personalities, the 52nd season of ‘Sesame Street’ will be full of interesting conversations.

Naomi Osaka is still on a break from tennis

After retiring from Roland-Garros and Wimbledon this year, Naomi Osaka has finally returned to Flushing Meadows. Notably, she passed the third round easily. Still, Canadian prodigy Leylah Fernandez crumbled Osaka’s dreams in the third round.

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September 3, 2021; Flushing, NY, USA; Canada’s Leylah Fernandez, right, shakes hands with Japan’s Naomi Osaka Osaka after a third round match on day five of the 2021 US Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai – USA TODAY Sports

Since then, Osaka has not announced his return to the tennis court. Just recently, she celebrated her 24th birthday with close friends and family in Greece.

While she has walked away from tennis, Osaka fans around the world are eagerly awaiting the Japanese star’s return to professional tennis.

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