It is a small Revolution: If Naomi Osaka runs at the end of may at the French Open, is to do with the Logos of their sponsors on the chest.

A novelty: in the past, Osaka’s supplier Nike ban on its athletes because, in addition to the company Logo for extra advertising to print. The Japanese, who moved recently from Adidas to Nike, seems to have negotiated well: in addition to the Nike Swoosh also the lettering of the credit card provider Mastercard, the Japanese noodle manufacturer Nissin, and the airline ANA are to be found on the Shirt.

Not that the others had not tried. Superstar Roger Federer, for example, to earlier have also expressed the desire to be on his Nike Shirt to advertise, but was shot down by the US sporting goods giant. Golf Maestro Tiger Woods fared no differently, and also Tennis Dominatorin Serena Williams has yet to have a “clean Shirt”.

Only the Chinese tennis player Li Na has received an exemption permit. “Normally, the money that pays Nike his athletes, as a “Buyout” for the advertising space, which allow the Tennis Tour,” says a sports Marketing professional for the US magazine “Sports Illustrated”.