Naomi Osaka is the latest celebrity to join the cryptocurrency craze. Osaka said that she has been looking into cryptocurrencies and that dogecoin has sparked her interest. It’s not clear if Osaka owns any dogecoins.
In an interview with Bloomberg, Osaka said:
I know that online, everything is getting bigger. I remember reading about Dogecoin … there’s going to be something new and interesting that’s going to pop up.
In April, Naomi Osaka and her sister Mari introduced a collection of six NFTs. The NFT collection sold for almost $600K.
Osaka is the highest-paid female athlete in the world. She endorses more than a dozen brands. She also has invested in salad chain Sweetgreen and the professional soccer team North Carolina Courage.