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Calm App Offers To Pay Fines Tor Tennis Players

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After being fined $15,000 for not assembly media interview necessities, tennis champion Naomi Osaka withdrew from the French Open on Might 31 for her psychological well being. The 23-year-old has acquired tons of help and now the Calm App is providing to pay the fines for some other tennis participant who must step away from media interviews. 

The mediation app launched an announcement on Twitter that learn, “Psychological well being is well being. To help Naomi Osaka’s resolution to prioritize her psychological well being, Calm is donating $15,000 to @LaureusSport in France, a corporation doing unbelievable work within the psychological well being area to rework the lives of younger individuals by the ability of sport.”  The assertion continued, “However that is larger than any particular person participant. 

Calm may also pay the high quality for gamers opting out of 2021 Grand Slam media appearances for psychological well being causes, and we’ll match the high quality with a $15,000 donation to @LaureusSport.” 

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Previous to the extremely anticipated French Open, Osaka posted a message on Instagram which defined to her 2.3 million followers her resolution to withdraw from the French Open.  

“The very best factor for the event, the opposite gamers and my well-being is that I withdraw so that everybody can get again to specializing in the tennis occurring in Paris,” she wrote within the IG post.

 “I by no means wished to be a distraction and I settle for that my timing was not splendid and my message might have been clearer. Extra importantly, I’d by no means trivialize psychological well being or use the time period flippantly.” 

Osaka is at present the world’s No. 2 ranked girls’s singles tennis participant. She received within the first spherical of the French Open, defeating Patricia Maria Tig.

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