Canada Tennis

Eugenie Bouchard Is Not Canada's Tennis Sweetheart

Mike Reynolds | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Living
Mike Reynolds

Eugenie Bouchard is a young woman, so she's automatically deemed a "sweetheart." Instead, she talks and acts like someone I'd much rather call "Canada's Excellent Female Athlete I'd Like My Daughters to Watch," or even like someone I'd rather call "Eugenie Bouchard." I want my daughters to see these women as idols or role models, not as sweethearts.

Bouchard Advances, Raonic Out

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2014 | Canada Living

PARIS - Eugenie Bouchard is preparing for her second straight Grand Slam semifinal. Fellow Canadian Milos Raonic is still looking to reach his first.B...

Sure, Eugenie's Great at Tennis, But Who Is She Dating?

Toula Drimonis | Posted 03.23.2014 | Canada Living
Toula Drimonis

Last night, tennis fans sat riveted in front of their TV screens, watching 19-year-old Canadian, Eugenie Bouchard, beat former world No. 1 Ana Ivanovic and triumphantly reach the semifinals of the Australian Open. And after that exhilarating and shocking victory, what did the on-court interviewer ask this dedicated and amazing athlete? Who's the man of your dreams, Eugenie? Who are you crushing on, girl? Because, being a woman, what else could she possibly be interested in? Entrenched sexism needs to be pointed out, ridiculed, and eradicated.

Wozniak Loses To Venus Williams

CP | Gregory Strong, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada

WIMBLEDON, United Kingdom - Canada's Milos Raonic and France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga fully expected their match at the London Games to be a battle.It tur...

Rafael Nadal's Platonic Courage

Marko Sijan | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada
Marko Sijan

Like an ocean tide, the court lifted Nadal higher toward who knows where. His defeat took on the grandeur of a victory that outstripped the baser limitation of our terminal obsession with "winning."

Milos Raonic's Wimbledon Quest Over

Milos Raonic. | Posted 08.22.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- WIMBLEDON, England - Canadian Milos Raonic was forced to withdraw from Wimbledon on Wednesday after falling awkwardly during his...

Toronto Native Wins Third French Open

Posted 08.04.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- PARIS -- Canada's Daniel Nestor has done it again at Roland Garros. The Toronto native and partner Max Mirnyi of Belarus down...