Abanda, Marino and Fernandez in the main draw at the National Bank Cup presented by IGA

The official draw took place on Friday for the 26thedition of the National Bank Cup presented by IGA. There are three Canadians in the main draw, as Françoise Abanda (Montreal, QC), Rebecca Marino (Vancouver, BC) and Leylah Annie Fernandez (Laval, QC) have received wild cards. Returning to Quebec City for a seventh time is Abanda, …


Before Quebec City, Montreal!

The players who will be going head-to-head at the 2018 National Bank Cup have already begun their preparations on Canadian soil. Last week, eight aces—Aryna Sabalenka, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Lucie Safarova, Monica Niculescu, Monica Puig, Tatjana Maria, Christina McHale and Katie Boulter—competed in Rogers Cup presented by National Bank. From the qualifying rounds to the main draw …


It’s down to four in Quebec City

The semifinals are set at the National Bank Cup presented by IGA after Friday’s action at PEPS on the campus of Laval University with all fourth matches finishing in straight sets and three of the top four seeds advancing to the final four. Saturday’s first semifinal at 11 a.m. will see fourth-seeded Tatjana Maria of …


Get to know … Tatjana Maria

With several Canadian players in this year’s National Bank Cup presented by IGA main draw, the fans at the tournament will have a lot to cheer about. There are, however, a number of other players that spectators will want to keep an eye on, including the tournament’s fourth seed, Tatjana Maria of Germany. We sat …