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Bianca Andreescu
Bianca Andreescu

Bianca Andreescu

She The North
By Stephanie Myles

SPORTS & RECREATION

128 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $15.95 (US $15.95) (CA $20.95)

ISBN 9781629378084

Rights: US & CA

Triumph Books (Nov 2019)

Price: $15.95
 
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Overview

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!  

Author Biography

Canadian sports journalist Stephanie Myles has written about many sports, including a decade on the Major League Baseball beat. But tennis is her first love; she covered her first US Open in 1994. Myles also has represented Canada as a player in the ITF Senior World Championships on several occasions. She's been full-time on the tennis beat since 2008, and has chronicled both the current stars and the next generation – including US Open champion Bianca Andreescu – extensively going back to their days as rising junior stars.