Leylah Fernandez

Leylah Fernandez Tops Fan Vote To Win Billie Jean King Cup Heart Award

TORONTO, May 17, 2021 (Tennis Canada Press Release) The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced today that Canadian Leylah Fernandez has won the 2021 Billie Jean King Cup Play-Offs Heard Award for her performances in Team Canada’s 4-0 victory over Serbia […]

Fernandez Stays In Moment, Wins First WTA Title

MONTERREY/WASHINGTON, March 22, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Unseeded Leylah Fernandez and qualifier Viktorija Golubic had never met before Sunday’s final of the WTA 250-series Abierto GNP Seguros in Monterrey, Mexico. Although there was a 10-year age gap between the two […]

Fernandez’s Elan For Tennis Goes Well Beyond Her Years

WASHINGTON, August 22, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Leylah Fernandez of Canada had her eye on her third WTA quarterfinal of the season last week at the Top Seed Open in Lexington, Ky., when she faced 116th-ranked American Shelby Rogers in a […]