Bianca Andreescu (5th) has confirmed through a statement on their social networks that will not participate in the Tokyo Olympics, which will be played between July 23 and August 8.
“To all my amazing fans, I would like to inform you that I have made the difficult decision not to play in the Tokyo Olympics later this month. I have been dreaming of representing Canada at the Olympics since I was a little girl, but With all the challenges we face in relation to the pandemic, I know deep down in my heart that this is the right decision. “ expressed on his Instagram account.
The Canadian, who during 2021 played eight competitions and was a finalist in the WTA 1000 in Miami, closed her message by saying: “In the future I will represent Canada at the Fed Cup and compete in the 2024 Paris Olympics”.