INDIAN WELLS, CA, USA - 18-year-old Bianca Andreescu completed a major upset in the final of the BNP Paribas Open to stun No.8 seed Angelique Kerber and become the first wildcard in women’s tournament history to lift the Indian Wells trophy.
All fortnight long her wins have turned heads everywhere from Canada to Romania, and after her final victory the Twitter-verse was alight with praise for the young star.
There was praise from the Canadian prime minister.
There was praise from compatriots.
Of course there were plenty of messages from colleagues on the tour, plus coaches - and legends of the game.
And even icons of other sports were impressed.