Francoise Abanda

Abanda Advances To Semi-Finals At Saguenay Challenger

SAGUENAY, October 26, 2019 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Two Canadian players were vying for a spot in the semi-finals on Friday at the Saguenay National Bank Challenger. Sanctioned by the International Tennis Federation (ITF), the tournament offers $60,000 USD in […]

Four Canadians Into Granby Challenger Semis

MONTREAL, July 27, 2019 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Four of the six Canadians who played in the quarter-finals of the Granby National Bank Challenger have advanced to the next round. Held from July 22 to 28 at Club de tennis […]

Abanda, Andreescu, Sebov To Take Part In The Tevlin Challenger

TORONTO, October 18, 2018 (Press Release) Tennis Canada announced Wednesday the list of players who will take part in the 2018 Tevlin Challenger. Sanctioned by the International Tennis Federation (ITF), the tournament offers $60,000 USD in prize money and will […]

Abanda To Open Fed Cup Weekend In Montreal

MONTREAL, April 21, 2014 (Press Release) The official draw for the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group II play-off tie between Canada and Ukraine took place Friday at the InterContinental Montreal Hotel. The tie will be played indoors at […]

Abanda Reaches Québec Quarterfinals

QUÉBEC CITY, September 14, 2017 Francoise Abanda delighted the home crowd at the National Bank Cup presented by IGA by reaching her first WTA quarterfinal with a 5-7, 7-5, 6-4 win over No.5 seed Varvara Lepchenko from the United States. The 20-year-old […]

Draw Unveiled For WTA Rogers Cup In Toronto

TORONTO, August 5, 2017 (Press Release) The official draw for the 2017 Rogers Cup presented by National Bank in Toronto took place on Friday at Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto with No. 12 seed Jelena Ostapenko and Canadian Francoise Abanda […]

Wimbledon Main Draws Feature Six Canadians

MONTREAL, June 30, 2017 The singles draws are set for Wimbledon 2017 and it will feature six Canadians, Milos Raonic, Vasek Pospisil, Eugenie Bouchard, Françoise Abanda, Bianca Andreescu and the young rising Canadian star Denis Shapovalov. Raonic, currently world no. […]

Buyukakcay Fights Into Second Round Of Wimbledon Qualifying

ROEHAMPTON, June 28, 2017 Cagla Buyukakcay headlined Wednesday’s first round action of the Wimbledon Qualifying at the Bank of England Sports Club, fighting past Harriet Dart from Great Britain 4-6, 6-3, 9-7. The 27-year-old from Turkey saved two match points and […]

Three Canadians Set For Roland Garros Main Draw

PARIS, May 27, 2017 (Tennis Canada Press Release) The singles draws are set for the 2017 edition of Roland-Garros and it will feature three Canadians, Françoise Abanda (Montreal, QC), Eugenie Bouchard (Montreal, QC) and Milos Raonic (Thornhill, ON). In the […]