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Andreescu set to make millions in endorsements after U.S. Open victory

Canada's Bianca Andreescu has jumped to a career-high fifth in the world rankings after her US Open win Bianca Andreescu on how she visualized her win against Serena Williams at the US Open
Shannon Reynolds | 19 September, 2019, 15:14

September 7, 2019; Flushing, NY, USA; Bianca Andreescu of Canada (R) holds the championship trophy as Serena Williams of the United States (L) holds the finalist's trophy during the trophy ceremony after their match in the women's final on day thirteen of the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

39 - Including 14 in doubles and two in mixed doubles, Williams has won 39 major titles - that is a joint-third total since the Open Era began.

"She's put Canada back on the global tennis map ...and (I'm proud) that a Canadian girl could come so far so fast in her tennis career", she said.

There could be more to come, with the 23-year-old plan on driving Australia to an originally Fed Cup trophy since 1974 in the November 9-10 last against France in Perth. Her parents, Maria and Nicu, moved to Canada in mid-1990s and first settled in Mississauga and then in Vaughan, Ontario.

Andreescu brought up championship point in the ensuing game, but Williams smacked a forehand victor to stay alive and then rattled off 14 of 17 points to peg her opponent back at 5-all.

"A year ago, she didn't exist as a tennis player of any effect", he said. Yet it's never been clearer the final steps to yardstick supremacy may be a bridge too far.

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Canadian tennis fans are still in a celebratory mood after Saturday's historic US Open victory by Bianca Andreescu. "If anyone could win this, outside of Venus, I'm happy it's Bianca", Williams said.

But it's also the incredible stories of players such as Bianca, the brilliant teenager, that also helps support and drive the massive hopes and dreams that all our young players cherish and protect in their thoughts. Past year it was Osaka.

Together with her hair worn free round her shoulders, Serena was accompanied by her husband Alexis Ohanian who went for a navy swimsuit and light-weight blue, open collar shirt plus patent trainers. It's not going to get any easier from here. "It's definitely frustrating, you know", Williams said.

At the 2012 Wimbledon Championships, she set a record for most aces served in a tournament, hitting 102 aces in the tournament, which was the most of men or women at the Championships that year. And she's blazed a path for a new generation of African American stars, like Sloane Stephens, Madison Keys, Taylor Townsend and now Coco Gauff, who are no longer cast as outsiders by default. And she wants to crack the top three.

Surely it's possible Williams grinds out one more major title to tie Court's mark or even the two she needs to surpass it. Still, time runs short. "She came up to me in the locker room, she said some really nice things, which I'll cherish for a really, really long time", Andreescu said about the 37-year-old Williams. Finishing on either side of 24, now more than ever, is immaterial.

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