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"Everyone wants to kick your butt." Sam Sumyk on Eugenie Bouchard interviewed by @sophiedorgan in l'Équipe

Sam Sumyk is the French coach of the Canadian Eugenie Bouchard. With his characteristic straight shooting, he talks about the current difficulties of the Wimbledon 2014 finalist. 1,029 more words


Last weekend the Fed Cup was up and going in Montreal with matches between Canada and Romania. The Cup started on a strong note for the Canadian team. 481 more words


Monte Carlo: Djokovic halts Nadal's Momentum, to set up Showdown with Berdych

Novak Djokovic remained on course for his 3rd consecutive Masters Series title, with a dominant victory over arch-rival Rafael Nadal. The World No1 who has been in supreme form in 2015, was just far too good and solid for the King of Clay. 575 more words

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A long process for Eugenie by @JessicaLapinski

Translation of this piece from Le Journal de Montréal website by Jessica Lapinski

The short trip back home for Eugenie Bouchard didn’t have the desired result. 609 more words


Tears of Anger - Fed Cup fallout in Germany

Translation of this piece in the Süddeutsche Zeitung by Philipp Schneider

Andrea Petkovic has cried quite a few times on the big stages of the world of sports during her career as a tennis pro, she never held back her sad emotions during press conferences and there were very different reasons for her to cry. 749 more words



All in all, the issue started when Eugénie Bouchard decided to not shake hands with an opponent for a first time last year. She then decided to pursue the logic by doing so this year for the second time in a row. 1,590 more words