Our very own Canadian tennis sensation, Bianca Andreescu was on Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show last night, Sept. 9, to discuss her U.S. Open victory. The humble and talented 19-year-old has received an outpouring of congratulatory messages from high profile Canadians since beating Serena Williams on Saturday. When asked if there was anyone that hadn't congratulated her yet, she paused, said "Drizzy..." and trailed off, laughing. "Champagne Papi, I'm waiting for you. Don't @ me!" She joked.
After receiving congrats messages from many of her fellow Canadians, #USOpen Champ @Bandreescu_ hopes for one from… https://t.co/I7x3irTj2J— The Tonight Show (@The Tonight Show) 1568089609.0
She was so humble and composed for the whole interview, and also projected an air of confidence that most of us would have struggled to find at such a young age.When asked how it feels, her response was so sweet. "Oh man, it feels so good. I made history in Canada, I'm truly blessed," said Andreescu. Fallon then proceeded to read from a long list of her accomplishments on-air, which were met with cheers from the audience.
So far, she's heard from Justin Trudeau, Shania Twain, John Tory, The Raptors, The Leafs, Steve Nash, and others.
Congratulations @Bandreescu_! 🇨🇦 You’ve made history and made a whole country very proud. #SheTheNorth https://t.co/W98v1lUN9o— Justin Trudeau (@Justin Trudeau) 1567895311.0
You’re #1️⃣!!! Congrats @Bandreescu_! 🏆🔥🇨🇦 #ShetheNorth #USOpen https://t.co/NBjva9g4sS— Vancouver #Canucks (@Vancouver #Canucks) 1567893682.0
The Toronto sign will be lit in gold tonight to celebrate @BAndreescu_’s historic win at the #USOpen. Toronto is ce… https://t.co/lYYWbrur0L— John Tory (@John Tory) 1567894034.0
🏆 HISTORY 🏆 Congratulations to @Bandreescu_ on becoming the first 🇨🇦 to win a Grand Slam singles title! #USOpen https://t.co/BcGMPjshRZ— Toronto Blue Jays (@Toronto Blue Jays) 1567893619.0
So far, Drake hasn't responded to the win, but there is still time.