Sloane Stephens Finds a Perfect Solution to Combat Boredom During Coronavirus Pandemic

Published 04/12/2020, 2:21 PM EDT

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The entire tennis community are confined to stay indoors during the coronavirus pandemic. As a consequence, all the players are finding unique ways to keep themselves engage and change their mood. Former World No.3 Sloane Stephens is also spending an extended amount of time with her fiance Toronto FC soccer player Jozy Altidore.

From posting her home workouts videos to having a Twitter question and answer round, Stephens has been pretty much active on the social networking websites.


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The 27-year-old certainly knows how to keep herself active while practicing social distancing. Moreover, she has a perfect solution whenever she needs a change of environment.

“It’s a little thing but it’s really helping us” – Sloane Stephens

The American star has been going short drives on weekends with her fiance Altidore in order to combat boredom at home. This is also helping her to get a change of ‘scenery’ after staying at home all day.


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“I know it can be hard spending so much time at home, so Jos and I have been taking little drives on the weekends to get a change of scenery and get out of the house,” she wrote on social media.

“It’s a little thing but it’s really helping us. If you are able to do it, maybe it can help you too. How else are you getting through this time?” She added.


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The 2017 US Open champion has been struggling to make any big headlines from the past year and a half. She is struggling with her form ever since she commenced her 2019 season.

However, she is still capable of giving a hard time to the best of the players. She will certainly aim to regain her spot in the top 5 rankings once the season resumes.


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Varun Khanna


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Starting off as a tennis author in 2018, Varun Khanna has gone on to contribute to EssentiallySports in various capacities. After setting up interviews with the likes of Serena Williams’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou, Alizé Cornet, and Noah Rubin, Varun is now part of all major ATP and WTA press conferences and has gone on to pen more than 1300 articles for EssentiallySports. He now heads the tennis and NBA division of the organization.
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