Naomi Osaka appeared on a cover of Sports Illustrated.
Naomi Osaka tells Megyn Kelly to "do better" after Kelly criticized the tennis star for appearing on magazine covers after refusing to speak to media at the French Open. https://t.co/NT0OTliPKj— NBC News (@NBCNews) July 20, 2021
This lead to few conservative commentators attacking her in light of Osaka's previous comments about not talking to the media. One of them was Megyn Kelly.
First Haitian and Japanese woman on the cover 🇭🇹🇯🇵❤️ pic.twitter.com/SLcKNSrSkH— NaomiOsaka大坂なおみ (@naomiosaka) July 19, 2021
Naomi responded with “Seeing as you’re a journalist, I would’ve assumed you would take the time to research what the lead times are for magazines. If you did that, you would’ve found out I shot all of my covers last year. Instead, your first reaction is to hop on here and spew negativity. Do better, Megyn.”