Bouchard named top Canadian female tennis player
Montreal's Eugenie Bouchard has been named Tennis Canada's female player of the year after an impressive debut professional season. The 19-year-old climbed over 100 spots on the WTA rankings to end the year at No. 32. She reached her first WTA final at Osaka in October and was named WTA Newcomer of the Year. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Milos Raonic has been named Tennis Canada's male player of the year after making history this season. The hard-serving 22-year-old from Thornhill, Ont., became the first Canadian to be ranked in the Top 10 on the ATP World Tour thanks to his runner-up performance at Rogers Cup in Montreal. Full Story.
Serena Williams has warned the rest of women's tennis there is more to come from her after she was named WTA player of the year for the second year running and the fifth time overall. Williams enjoyed one of the greatest seasons in WTA history. She won 78 of 82 matches, the U.S. Open and French Open among 11 titles, and a record $12,385,572 in prize money. Full Story.
2014 Grand Slams
- Australian Open: Melbourne, Australia - January 12-26
- French Open: Paris, France - May 25 - June 8
- Wimbledon: Wimbledon, England - June 23 - July 6
- US Open: Queen's, New York - August 25 - September 7