Leylah Fernandez of Canada reacts after winning a point against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine at the 2021 US Open. Photo: Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports Leylah Fernandez of Canada reacts after winning a point against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine at the 2021 US Open. Photo: Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports
Leylah Fernandez of Canada reacts after winning a point against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine at the 2021 US Open. Photo: Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports

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US Open: Leylah Fernandez – who is Canada’s Ecuadorean-Filipino teen tennis star?

  • The 19-year-old has made her name at the 2021 US Open beating champion Naomi Osaka, Angelique Kerber and Elina Svitolina
  • Fan favourite puts success down to Canadian maple syrup but sweet exterior hides junior French Open champ’s desire to be No 1

Topic |   US Open (tennis)
Leylah Fernandez of Canada reacts after winning a point against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine at the 2021 US Open. Photo: Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports Leylah Fernandez of Canada reacts after winning a point against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine at the 2021 US Open. Photo: Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports
Leylah Fernandez of Canada reacts after winning a point against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine at the 2021 US Open. Photo: Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports
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