Nowadays, the whole world has gone to Lockdown as a plan for escape from coronavirus. But some of the sports stars use this Quarantine period for different things. Former Canadian Number one tennis player Eugenie Bouchard recently sold a “Date” with Fan for Huge money.
As a 26-year-old, Bouchard is always in the spotlight on social media. 2014 Wimbledon finalist Bouchard makes more news on social media rather than a tennis court. In the tennis world, Genie is famous for her dating news.
In 2017, Canadian tennis star famously lost a bet to a random guy on twitter. Regarding the result of the Super Bowl match. Lucky fan John Goehrke won a date with her. Afterward, Bouchard and Goehrke spotted together so many times. This super bowl date story is inspired by 20th Century Fox to make a romantic comedy film!
During the coronavirus pandemic, Bouchard used her “Date” plan for charity. Last month Bouchard auctioned off a dinner date with a fan. 37 super crazy fans made a bid for a dinner date. One fan, who has paid AU$133,000 won the auction. This date includes getting to watch her play in the WTA Tour Tournament in her box. All amounts of this auction will go to the “All in Challenge” for American charity 15 seconds of fame.
“I can’t wait to meet the winner”-Eugenie Bouchard
After the auction, Bouchard who is more popular in Social Media wrote on Instagram, “This…is insane… You guys are amazing.”I am so grateful and proud of you all for joining me on this project. I can’t wait to meet the winner”.
In tennis court, Bouchard continued to struggle with form. Her last Grand Slam Quarterfinal was in 2015 Australian open. Thereafter she played 20 Grand Slams but her Best performance is the fourth round in 2015 US Open.
Although, Former World No.05 made a major change in her playing style during the tennis tours unusual hiatus. She Switched to the single-hand backhand. This major change surprises some tennis fans. This change could help her to find good form in the future.