Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Canada's Bianca Andreescu Eliminated in Semifinals of Mexico Open

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Canada's Bianca Andreescu Eliminated in Semifinals of Mexico Open

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Andreescu eliminated at Mexico Open

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ACAPULCO, Mexico - Canada's Bianca Andreescu was eliminated in the semifinals of the Mexico Open after falling 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 to Sofia Kenin of the United States.

The 18-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., jumped out to 3-0 lead in the first set before dropping five straight games and eventually losing the set.

Andreescu fought back in the second and broke Kenin twice to pull the match even at one set apiece in the hardcourt event at The Princess Mundo Imperial.

The teen fended off one match point late in the third set but was eventually broken and lost the match.

Andreescu is the top-ranked Canadian women's player at No. 71 and has started off the season with some impressive results. …

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