The Japanese tennis player, Naomi Osaka has after more than a year of cooperation will be broken with her coach Sascha Bajin. That has the number 1 in the world announced Monday.
“I don’t work more together with Sascha. I want to thank him for all his work and wish him the best in the future”, the 21-year-old Osaka know via social media.
The 34-year-old German, coached Osaka last season to a victory in Indian Wells and then at the US Open. At the beginning of this year, won the Japanese with the Australian Open a second grandslam. Then it was Osaka for the first time number 1 in the world.
Bajin previously worked eight years together with Serena Williams. The two broke in 2015. Then accompanied the White-Russian Victoria Azarenka, the American Sloane Stephens and the Danish Caroline Wozniacki. He was taken by the WTA voted coach of the year 2018.
Osaka told by a back injury for the tournament of Doha, which this week is played.