6. Naomi Osaka
Osaka is the heir-apparent to Serena Williams as the face of female tennis. Born in the USA, she represents her mother’s native Japan. Meanwhile, the Grand Slam winner’s father hails from Haiti. Osaka possesses striking looks as a result of her mixed heritage.
She also enjoys fashion and frequently collaborates with different brands. Osaka also set up a media company with LeBron James as she emerges as one of the world’s most powerful sports stars. The Japanese athlete is also outspoken about mental health and the need for privacy (via India Times).