#SPOTTED: BIANCA ANDREESCU ON HER ROGERS CUP WIN
It’s definitely Toronto’s year! Local Tennis sensation Bianca Andreescu has propelled herself into stardom with at the Rogers Cup this weekend. In addition to the 19-year-old Mississauga native, the first Canadian woman in 50 years to the feat, she also now ranks number #14 on the WTA poll standings.
Andreescu made an appearance on BREAKFAST TELEVISION and with her were her parents and toy poodle Coco! I was lucky enough even to get a peck. What a cutie!
See her appearance:
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Andreescu is US OPEN-bound next late August.
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#SPOTTED: VASEK POSIPISIL IN TORONTO AT ROGERS CUP KICK OFF PARTY
Running Saturday, August 4, 2018 through Sunday, August 12 2018 concurrently in Toronto’s Aviva Centre and Montreal’s IGA Stadium, Tennis’ finest are descending upon Toronto for the 138th edition (for men) and 127th edition (for women) of the Canadian Open, known as Rogers Cup, presented by National Bank. The event will see men competing in the former and women competing at the latter.
Kicking it all off tonight at Toronto’s The Rec Room was a festive bash with Tournament Director Karl Hale and Vasek Pospisil, who is set to compete early next week. Vancouver-born Pospisil who has been ranked as high as #25 in the world back in 2014, currently sits at #92 with career earnings of over $5.05 million. He chat with partygoers and in a round of rapidfire questioning from Hale, he reveals that he loves sushi, brunettes and is in fact single. He also says that of all competitions he’s been to, Wimbledon still remains his favourite.
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(Photo/video credit: Mr. Will Wong)