Naomi Osaka: More Grand Slams Ahead

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Having just captured her fourth career Grand Slam, Naomi Osaka finds herself in elite company. Of active players on the WTA Tour, the 23-year-old trails only Serena Williams, who has 23 Majors, and her older sister, Venus Williams, who has seven Grand Slams to her name. As the winner of the WTA’s last two Grand Slams, […] READ MORE


Denis Shapovalov: Breaking Into the Top 10

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It was back in the summer of 2017 when Denis Shapovalov made his big breakthrough on the ATP Tour with a surprising run to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup, which he then followed up with a run to the fourth round of the US Open. Fast forward three years to 2020, and the now […] READ MORE


Carol Zhao: In Search of Better Days Ahead

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Back in the summer of 2018, Bianca Andreescu was not yet a household name in Canada; and Carol Zhao was the country’s No. 1 ranked female player. But a lot can change in less than two years. Since then, we’ve seen the rise of a new and bona fide superstar in Andreescu, who shocked the […] READ MORE


Leylah Annie Fernandez: On the Rise

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Prior to the WTA suspending all tournaments in March due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, 17-year-old Leylah Annie Fernandez was playing some of the best tennis on the Tour. In late February, the Canadian teen surprised many when she reached the final in Acapulco. Though she fell just short up against Heather Watson, losing a competitive […] READ MORE


Sofia Kenin: Best of the Best in Melbourne

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With her comeback victory over two time Grand Slam champion and former world No. 1, Garbiñe Muguruza this weekend, Sofia Kenin was crowned the best of the best at the 2020 Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. ‘This is just an honour,” said the 21-year-old American in her post match presser after winning her maiden Grand […] READ MORE


Bianca Andreescu: The Future is Now

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When she was 16 years old, Bianca Andreescu wrote a check to her future self for the prize money associated with one day winning the US Open. “I’ve been dreaming of this moment for the longest time,” said an emotional Andreescu after realizing that ambitious dream last weekend at Flushing Meadows. “After I won the […] READ MORE


Serena Williams: Chasing History

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It was more than two decades ago when Serena Williams played her first professional match as a 15-year-old in Canada. In that match against fellow American teenager, Annie Miller, she only managed to win only two games. Since her humble beginnings as a pro, Williams has tallied up 23 Grand Slams singles titles – and with that, […] READ MORE


Roger Federer: The Legend Continues

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Roger Federer: The Legend Continues When someone is referred to as a legend, it would suggest that they are very successful, they are admired by a lot of people and their accomplishments can stand the test of time. In the sport of tennis it would be difficult to find anyone who fits this description better […] READ MORE


Simona Halep: Striving For Greatness

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There’s a famous saying which suggests nothing great ever comes easy. And that is something that resonates with Simona Halep. After losing in her first three Grand Slam finals, there were some tennis observers who thought winning a major just wasn’t meant to be for Halep. But the newly crowned Wimbledon champion has proven her […] READ MORE


Rafael Nadal: The King of Clay

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It was back in 2005 when Rafael Nadal first broke through in a big way and began his dominance on the clay courts. The then-teenager from Manacor, Spain, won 24 matches in a row on clay. During that stretch he won marquee tournaments in Spain, Monte Carlo, and Italy. And shortly after his 19th birthday, […] READ MORE