All of Canada watched as Bianca Andreescu made history in 2019, beating the legendary Serena Williams in the US Open final to become the first-ever Canadian Grand Slam singles champion! Now one of the highest-ranked players in the world at just 19 years old, Bianca Andreescu has captivated a nation and is sure to inspire a new generation of players.
With Bianca Andreescu: She the North, veteran tennis writer Stephanie Myles has crafted the ultimate tribute to this young champion. With nearly 100 full-color photographs, including some never-before-seen images, fans are provided a behind-the-scenes look at this athlete’s meteoric rise as she trains, competes around the globe, and climbs the world rankings. From her early years learning the sport in Romania and Ontario, to her promising wins at Indian Wells and the Rogers Cup, to the unforgettable triumph at the US Open, Andreescu has proven she’s a fearless and exuberant competitor, and the best may still be yet to come!
About the Author
Stephanie Myles is the editor in chief at Tennis.Life and has covered Grand Slams, David Cup, Fed Cup, ATP, and WTA Tour events since 1995. Her writing and photography have appeared across Canada as well as in The Guardian and The New York Times. She has represented Canada numerous times at the ITF Senior World championships and is on the board of directors of the International Tennis Writers Association.