US Open champ Osaka hangs with Ellen

On her way back to a heroine’s welcome in Japan (and the announcement of a new sponsroship deal with Nissan and a huge raise with adidas), US Open champ Naomi Osaka stopped in at the Ellen Show.

And Ellen, who presented Osaka with a big flat-screen TV, also knew just how to embarrass a shy 20-year-old by trying to connect her with her current crush, the actor Michael B. Jordan.

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Ellen knows everybody. She got an answer in short order.

Osaka met LeBron James and Channing Tatum, too.  Good day, right?

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