Mississauga tennis star Bianca Andreescu tests positive for COVID-19, drops out of Madrid Open


Published April 25, 2021 at 7:33 pm


Some sad news for tennis fans who wanted to see Bianca Andreescu play in the Madrid Open this week.

The tennis star from Mississauga says she tested positive for COVID-19 upon arriving in Madrid, Spain, even after testing negative twice before the flight.

She has withdrawn from the Madrid Open as a result.

Andreescu said she’s feeling good, resting and following health protocols.

“I look forward to getting back on the court soon,” she said.

Madrid Open 2021 is set to begin this Thursday, April 29, and run until May 8.

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