Bianca Andreescu Makes It To US Open Quarter-Finals

Published September 3, 2019 at 12:41 pm


Bianca Andreescu made it to her first US Open quarter-finals.

The 19-year-old Mississauga woman recently defeated Taylor Townsend becoming the first Canadian woman to make the quarter-finals.

Andreescu beat Townsend by 6-1, 4-6, 6-2.

The final statistics were:

Andreescu: 5 aces, 8 DFs, 70% 1st serves in, 70% 1st serves won, 44% 2nd serves won, 79% returns in play, 6 of 13 break points won, 33 winners, 26 unforced errors.

Townsend: 4 aces, 2 DFs, 66% 1st serves in, 48% 1st serves won, 54% 2nd serves won, 73% returns in play, 3 of 8 break points won, 25 winners, 24 unforced errors.

Andreescu will face Elise Mertens for a spot in the semifinals on Wednesday.

Photo courtesy of US Open Tennis

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