Merchant of Tennis caught up with Bianca Andreescu to discuss how she is enjoying playing professional events, as well as, junior tournaments!
Here is what she had to say.
Q: When did you start playing tennis?
I started playing tennis at the age of 6.
Q: When and how did you decide that you wanted to make a playing tennis your career?
In 2014, I won Le Petite As and that was the moment that I decided to make tennis my career. It helped me understand how great the life of a professional tennis player is.
Bianca competing at Le Petit As in 2014
Q: What do you miss the most while you are traveling and playing tennis on tour?
What I miss the most while on tour is hanging out with my friends and being with my family because most of the time they do not travel with me.
Q: How would you describe you tennis game?
I consider myself an aggressive baseliner, who likes to finish points at the net.
Bianca competing in 2015.
Q: What do you feel has helped you take your game to the next level?
I believe that my hard work, commitment and determination are all reasons for my success. I also very thankful for the team that I have around me as they help me very much.
Q: What accomplishment are you most proud of so far in your young career?
I am extremely proud of all my accomplishments, but there are a few that do stand out. In 2014 I wont Le Petit As and had the opportunity to represent Canada in the Czech Republic for the ITF World Junior Tennis. In 2015 I had also represented Canada in the Junior Fed Cup in Madrid and also won the U18 Orange Bowl.
Q: What are you aspirations and goals for this year?
I want to stay injury free, keep improving my game and win a Junior Grand Slam.
Bianca competing at the Australian Open
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|avourite tournament?||Grand Slams
||Favourite Canadian Sports Team?||Toronto Raptors
|Ice Cream or Cake?||Cake
||Favourite cuisine?||Italian and French|
|How many languages do you speak?||English and Romanian
||Hot or Cold Vacation?||Hot|