#WashingtonPost – #Tennis: #OhCanada! Teen #Andreescu upsets #Kerber to win #IndianWells


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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Bianca Andreescu upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday, becoming at age 18 the first wild-card winner in tournament history.

The Canadian overcame nerves, arm and leg issues in the final set to earn the first title of her fledgling career.

She was a crowd favorite, with fans waving Canadian flags and chanting “Let’s go, Bianca! Let’s go” in the second set.

They clearly enjoyed Andreescu’s fearless style of play. She alternately outpunched opponents from the baseline, tossed up moonballs and unleashed well-time drop shots — usually during the same point.

#Canadians are going to win, win, win in 2019

Read more at: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/tennis/oh-canada-teen-andreescu-upsets-kerber-to-win-indian-wells/2019/03/17/b524abf0-4905-11e9-8cfc-2c5d0999c21e_story.html?utm_term=.9b57b6e73915

 



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