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Toronto Gallery: Grit, Birthdays & Rappers

Who toughed it out, who had a birthday and which rapper cheered Serena on? That and more...

Published August 12, 2011 12:00

Tennis Canada gave Lisa Raymond a plate of treats for her 38th birthday on Wednesday.
Tennis Canada gave Lisa Raymond a plate of treats for her 38th birthday on Wednesday.
Francesca Schiavone beat Ekaterina Makarova in her first match of the tournament, 61 63.
Francesca Schiavone beat Ekaterina Makarova in her first match of the tournament, 61 63.
Roberta Vinci got her first win over a reigning No.1, beating Caroline Wozniacki, 64 75.
Roberta Vinci got her first win over a reigning No.1, beating Caroline Wozniacki, 64 75.
Maria Sharapova rallied from 2-4 in the second set to beat Bojana Jovanovski, 61 75.
Maria Sharapova rallied from 2-4 in the second set to beat Bojana Jovanovski, 61 75.
Kristen Borland, a young player in the OTA, with idol Maria Sharapova at a meet and greet.
Kristen Borland, a young player in the OTA, with idol Maria Sharapova at a meet and greet.
Playing her first match of the summer hardcourt season, Li Na seemed a little rusty.
Playing her first match of the summer hardcourt season, Li Na seemed a little rusty.
Li Na fell to Samantha Stosur in straight sets on a difficult day for top seeds Thursday.
Li Na fell to Samantha Stosur in straight sets on a difficult day for top seeds Thursday.
Andrea Petkovic sent another Top 8 seed packing on Thursday, No.7 seed Petra Kvitova.
Andrea Petkovic sent another Top 8 seed packing on Thursday, No.7 seed Petra Kvitova.
No.5 seed Maria Sharapova looked out of sorts against Kazakh qualifier Galina Voskoboeva.
No.5 seed Maria Sharapova looked out of sorts against Kazakh qualifier Galina Voskoboeva.
Galina Voskoboeva scored her first Top 5 win over a No.5-ranked Maria Sharapova, 63 75.
Galina Voskoboeva scored her first Top 5 win over a No.5-ranked Maria Sharapova, 63 75.
Samantha Stosur took part in a virtual live chat with Rogers Cup fans over in Montreal.
Samantha Stosur took part in a virtual live chat with Rogers Cup fans over in Montreal.
Serena Williams battled from a set down to beat Zheng Jie on Thursday night, 46 63 63.
Serena Williams battled from a set down to beat Zheng Jie on Thursday night, 46 63 63.
Canadian rapper Drake was among a packed crowd for Serena Williams' Thursday night match.
Canadian rapper Drake was among a packed crowd for Serena Williams' Thursday night match.
Doubles team Vladimira Uhlirova and Natalie Grandin conducted a Rexall tennis clinic.
Doubles team Vladimira Uhlirova and Natalie Grandin conducted a Rexall tennis clinic.
Li Na received a second round walkover and took part in special visits on the grounds.
Li Na received a second round walkover and took part in special visits on the grounds.
  • Tennis Canada gave Lisa Raymond a plate of treats for her 38th birthday on Wednesday.
  • Francesca Schiavone beat Ekaterina Makarova in her first match of the tournament, 61 63.
  • Roberta Vinci got her first win over a reigning No.1, beating Caroline Wozniacki, 64 75.
  • Maria Sharapova rallied from 2-4 in the second set to beat Bojana Jovanovski, 61 75.
  • Kristen Borland, a young player in the OTA, with idol Maria Sharapova at a meet and greet.
  • Playing her first match of the summer hardcourt season, Li Na seemed a little rusty.
  • Li Na fell to Samantha Stosur in straight sets on a difficult day for top seeds Thursday.
  • Andrea Petkovic sent another Top 8 seed packing on Thursday, No.7 seed Petra Kvitova.
  • No.5 seed Maria Sharapova looked out of sorts against Kazakh qualifier Galina Voskoboeva.
  • Galina Voskoboeva scored her first Top 5 win over a No.5-ranked Maria Sharapova, 63 75.
  • Samantha Stosur took part in a virtual live chat with Rogers Cup fans over in Montreal.
  • Serena Williams battled from a set down to beat Zheng Jie on Thursday night, 46 63 63.
  • Canadian rapper Drake was among a packed crowd for Serena Williams' Thursday night match.
  • Doubles team Vladimira Uhlirova and Natalie Grandin conducted a Rexall tennis clinic.
  • Li Na received a second round walkover and took part in special visits on the grounds.
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