AO Gallery: Li & Bouchard's Front Pages
Li Na and Eugenie Bouchard were two of the biggest headline-makers at the Australian Open this year, particularly in Week 2 - here are some of their front pages back home during the Happy Slam.
Published January 30, 2014 12:10
Eugenie Bouchard on the front page of the National Post the morning after her quarterfinal win.
Bouchard's loyal supporters, Genie's Army, on the front page of the National Post sports section.
Bouchard on the front page of the sports section of the Toronto Sun after that quarterfinal win.
Bouchard on the front page of the National Post following her semifinal defeat at the hands of Li Na.
Bouchard on the front page of the Toronto Star after that loss to the eventual champion from China.
Speaking of Li, she blanketed front pages back home after her title - such as the Beijing Mirror.
And the Morning Post...
And Beijing Youth Daily, to name just a few. Li is Asia's first Grand Slam champion and Top 10 player.