Naomi Osaka gets invite from actor Michael B. Jordan after hilarious Ellen DeGeneres tweet

Kachi Wachuku in Tennis News 18 Oct 2018
  • Ellen DeGeneres continues to play match maker after Naomi Osaka reveals Hollywood crush 
  • The TV host lands Osaka date with movie star Michael B. Jordan thanks to hilarious birthday tweet
Naomi Osaka, Michael B. Jordan and Ellen DeGeneres

It was a pretty happy 21st birthday for Naomi Osaka thanks to match maker Ellen DeGeneres

There has understandably been a lot of media attention on Naomi Osaka since her historic US Open win in September, during her press tour the Japanese No.1 was invited to the Ellen DeGeneres show where she revealed her crush on Black Panther actor Michael B. Jordan.

Watch interview below...

Well, the determined TV show host and comedienne didn't stop there as a hilarious birthday tweet from her just landed Osaka a date with the stunning actor. "Happy birthday Naomi Osaka. I got you a present," DeGeneres' wrote in her first tweet. Followed by a shirtless picture of Jordan.

See Twitter thread below.

An embarrassed Osaka pleaded with the comic until Jordan himself responded with a surprise of his own. 
The actor then proceeded to personally invited the birthday girl to the premiere of his new movie.
The delighted US Open champion happily accepted his invitation.

Osaka's year just keeps getting better and better. From titles in Indian Wells and the US Open, to a 21st birthday present to remember and making her debut at next week's WTA finals in Singapore; life is looking plenty good for the Japanese tennis star.

The WTA Finals is live from Singapore from 21-28 Octpber. 

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