Part of the excitement for me of covering a tournament like the National Bank Open is trying to catch as much of what’s going on around the grounds as possible. While co-hosting the official Tennis Canada podcast: Match Point Canada, my job is to be plugged into the behind-the-scenes moments that tennis fans enjoy hearing about.
There’s a time and a place for match recaps, breaking down a player’s tennis strokes and draw analysis, but here are a few random moments that caught my attention so far this week that I hope you’ll enjoy.
All in the Family
Tennis is a sport that often brings families together and that’s no exception for Germany’s Tatjana Maria. The 35-year-old had her family traveling with her here to Toronto as they usually do throughout the long tennis…