WATCH: Eugenie Bouchard Finds Roger Federer Everywhere In Switzerland

Published 02/05/2020, 3:23 PM EST


Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard is currently in Switzerland for the Fed Cup qualifiers.

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However, she couldn’t help but escape the person that Switzerland has become synonymous with. The entire country was dotted with Roger Federer references. Everywhere she went, she found something related to Roger Federer.

There was a Roger Federer street while also a Federer burger!  At last, Genie wasn’t able to control her awe at the influence that Roger has on the country.

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She uploaded an Instagram story saying- “But really, everywhere you turn in this country, you see him.”

 

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It is understandable considering that Roger Federer is an era-defining sportsperson. His achievements transcend the boundaries of the sport and draw eyeballs. Obviously, the country has been heavily influenced by his contributions.

Young kids grow up wanting to be like their superhero – Roger Federer.

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Talking about Eugenie, she’s currently travelling with Team Canada. They are set to face off against Belinda Bencic led Switzerland to secure a position in the main draw of the Fed Cup.

Interestingly, the event might also mark the return of young Canadian sensation Bianca Andreescu. She has been out with an injury since the Shenzhen Open. While she was expected to make a return at the Australian Open, her team decided against it so that the injury is not worsened.

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A lot has changed in the WTA scene since she went away. Garbine Mugurza has made a triumphant return. While a new star has emerged in the form of the Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin. It will be highly interesting to see where she finds herself in the changed equations.

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For Bouchard, getting her career back on track will be the top priority after failing to qualify for the Australian Open. She can certainly take notes from Garbine Mugurza on how to rebuild a breaking career.

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Do you think 2020 will be the year for Eugenie Bouchard?

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Aryan Sharma

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Aryan Sharma is a WWE and Tennis author and editor at EssentiallySports. Being a journalism graduate from Delhi University, he combines his love for creating content with an astute knowledge of almost three eras of professional wrestling. He's also a Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova fan and likes to write on the social impact of these two legends beyond their achievements on the tennis court.

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