June 30, 2022

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WTA | Leila Fernandez back on the court

WTA |  Leila Fernandez back on the court

Quebec tennis fans will be delighted to learn that young Laval resident Leila Fernandez will return to court on January 2 at a tournament in Adelaide, Australia.


Catherine Harvey-Pinard

Catherine Harvey-Pinard
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The tournament comes just two weeks before the Australian Open on January 17-30. Fernandez, 24E The world rocket will face Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova, 34E In the world in the first round.

Kubeser has not played since October 12, when he lost to American Shelby Rogers in the round of 16 of the Indian Wells Tournament. She has announced the end of her extraordinary 2021 season.

The 19-year-old won his first title at the Monterrey Tournament in March. Above all, we remember his glorious journey to the final of the United States Open. She thrilled the Quebec, New York audience and the entire tennis world. Top 5, Including the holder of four Grand Slam tournament titles. She lost to Britain’s young Emma Raduka in the final.

Fernandez was named Canadian Player of the Year, Singles Player of the Year and Most Improved Player.

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