Naomi Osaka is out of the Italian Open to relaxation a sore left Achilles.
Osaka was injured on the Madrid Open throughout a first-round victory and mentioned Monday morning she hasn’t healed.
Osaka misplaced her second-round match in Madrid to Spaniard Sara Sorribes Tormo, who was slated to be Osaka’s first-round opponent in Rome.
Nuria Parrizas Diaz of Spain replaces Osaka within the Italian Open.
Osaka mentioned she is targeted on being prepared for the French Open, which begins May 15.