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Tennis: Is Bianca Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast

Even the fact that Andreescu was gifted the Rogers Cup title when a tearful Serena Williams was forced to retire with back spasm just 19 minutes into the final could not keep the hype machine from spinning into overdrive.

Aug 22, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Simona Halep steers steady path into Wimbledon semis

Seventh-seed Halep will now face either number eight seed Elina Svitolina or unseeded Karolina Muchova as she bids to reach the final for the first time having lost to Eugenie Bouchard in the last four in 2014.

Jul 09, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Eugenie Bouchard passes first test in Miami qualifying

Bouchard, a former Wimbledon finalist who has fallen outside the top 100 in the world rankings since reaching a career-high fifth in 2014, fired seven aces as she dispatched Allie Kiick 6-2, 6-2.

Mar 20, 2018, 09:51 AM IST

Eugenie Bouchard feels 'vindicated' by lawsuit outcome

Former world number five Eugenie Bouchard said Saturday she felt "happy, relieved and vindicated" after a jury found the US Tennis Association mostly liable for her fall at the US Open in 2015.

Feb 25, 2018, 21:18 PM IST

Eugenie Bouchard reaches settlement with USTA in lawsuit over US Open fall

Eugenie Bouchard reached a settlement with the US Tennis Association to end her lawsuit over a locker room fall at the 2015 US Open Tennis Championships, US media reported.

Feb 24, 2018, 10:29 AM IST

New York court finds USTA 'mostly liable' for Eugenie Bouchard's locker room fall

The jury in federal court in Brooklyn, where Bouchard sued the body that organizes the US Open, needed less than an hour of deliberation to find USTA negligence was the main culprit in the fall that left Bouchard with a concussion and forced her to withdraw from the tournament.

Feb 23, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

Bouchard recalls locker room fall in lawsuit testimony

The 23-year-old Canadian was testifying in her lawsuit against the United States Tennis Association, which operates the Grand Slam tournament at Flushing Meadows in Queens, New York. Bouchard`s suit, which seeks unspecified damages, claims the USTA was at fault for applying a "slippery, foreign and dangerous" cleaning substance.

Feb 22, 2018, 10:13 AM IST

Kooyong Classic: Eugenie Bouchard at last wins her first match of the year

Struggling star Eugenie Bouchard won her first match of the year Thursday, posting a 6-2, 6-0 defeat of Australian teen Destanee Aiava at the Kooyong Classic in Melbourne.

Jan 11, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

Hopman Cup: Angelique Kerber beats Eugenie Bouchard to give Germany victory

Former world number one Kerber notched her second straight-sets wins in Perth to start the new year, while Bouchard – once ranked fifth but now 83rd – was testy after yet another comprehensive defeat.

Jan 03, 2018, 16:17 PM IST

Hopman Cup: Australia ease past Canada in opener

Gavrilova gave the hosts a flying start in the round robin stage of the eight-nation mixed team event, beating former world number five Bouchard 6-1 6-4 at the Perth Arena.

Dec 31, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Hong Kong Open: Rampant Caroline Wozniacki blasts past slumping Eugenie Bouchard

Wozniacki, seeded three and a recent winner of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo, dominated the first-round match as Bouchard was forced into a cascade of errors.

Oct 10, 2017, 23:24 PM IST

Poster girl Eugenie Bouchard suffers new US Open slump

The 23-year-old Canadian slumped to a 7-6 (7/2), 6-1 loss to Russia`s Evgeniya Rodina in the first round, 12 months after also falling at the first hurdle.

Aug 31, 2017, 00:33 AM IST

Eugenie Bouchard faces first round exit in home tournament, Rogers Cup

With only one match win since her French Open second round exit, Bouchard was hoping a visit home would result in a return to the victory column.

Aug 09, 2017, 08:27 AM IST

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard makes early Wimbledon exit again

Bouchard won the first set 6-1 but then slumped as she lost the next two sets by the same scoreline.

Jul 04, 2017, 09:49 AM IST

Madrid Open: After war of words, Eugenie Bouchard stuns Maria Sharapova in thriller

The pair endured a brief, awkward handshake after Bouchard claimed a place in the third round against top seed Angelique Kerber, who she beat on her way to the Wimbledon final in 2014.

May 09, 2017, 10:01 AM IST

Maria Sharapova sets up grudge match against Eugenie Bouchard at Madrid Open

After reaching the semi-finals on her return from her doping ban last week in Stuttgart, Sharapova showed impressive levels of fitness to dig deep after a tough couple of opening sets against world number 20 Lucic-Baroni..

May 08, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

My tennis will do the talking, Maria Sharapova warns Eugenie Bouchard

Bouchard labelled the Russian "a cheater" last week and suggested Sharapova should have been kicked out of tennis for life rather than welcomed back with a series of wildcards for high-profile tournaments.

May 07, 2017, 21:14 PM IST

'I'm way above' Eugenie Bouchard 'cheat' blast, says Maria Sharapova

Bouchard, long seen as the Russian`s heir in the sport`s marketability stakes, had attacked Sharapova over her return from a drugs ban and suggested the former world number one should be kicked out of tennis for life.

Apr 27, 2017, 23:39 PM IST

WTA sending wrong message to young kids by allowing 'cheater' Maria Sharapova to play again: Eugenie Bouchard

Russia's Sharapova -- the world's highest-paid female athlete for more than a decade until last year, according to Forbes -- won on Wednesday on her comeback after testing positive for meldonium.

Apr 27, 2017, 15:16 PM IST

Eugenie Bouchard's poor run continues with first-round exit at Miami Open

But for the 23-year-old Bouchard, a former world number five who has slumped to 56th in the world rankings, it was another blow after her first round exit in Indian Wells.

Mar 23, 2017, 10:58 AM IST