After a nearly flawless year, Bianca just lost her first game after straight 17 wins. The Bianca Andreescu vs. Naomi Osaka match for the China Open quarter-finals was over after three sets, handing over the win to Naomi Osaka. This is the first time Bianca has lost a game since March, and fans didn't hesitate to share their thoughts in the most Canadian way.There has already been an outpouring of support on Twitter about the match, with a generally positive string of messages commending Bianca for all of her amazing accomplishments so far. Even Bianca's reaction showed she's definitely as Canadian as it gets, opting to hug it out instead of shaking hands.
@pandsreid @PaulT_Tennis It seemed to me that Osaka just wanted the hand shake and a quick "Good match" or somethin… https://t.co/hHJfNIoJaj— AllAboutTennisBlog (@AllAboutTennisBlog) 1570207561.0
Looks like Naomi went for the hug! Both of these amazing young women are forces to be reckoned with. Meanwhile, check out the reaction to Bianca's first loss in 17 games.
@Bandreescu_ you played great next stop is world finals #SheTheNorth #WTA— Ryan (@Ryan) 1570210820.0
Too bad. What an amazing streak @Bandreescu_ had so far in 2019. Some time to reset will be good. Congrats Bianca!… https://t.co/kV6miHowzK— @416ash (@@416ash) 1570207387.0
lol there's absolutely no reason to hate on andreescu.— uThato (@uThato) 1570207275.0
@Andreescu_Fans @Bandreescu_ ❤️❤️❤️— Ion Lungu (@Ion Lungu) 1570206712.0
@HommedePaix1 @Bandreescu_ @Naomi_Osaka_ @TSN_Sports Omg but it's ok ... It wasn't even exciting to watch!! Bianca… https://t.co/Fs3VOrvGGO— Fil M 🧢🍎🇨🇦🇲🇽🇮🇹 (@Fil M 🧢🍎🇨🇦🇲🇽🇮🇹) 1570206584.0
@WTA @Naomi_Osaka_ There is a lot more Tennis to come from Bianca. @Bandreescu_ Stay focused and you will be right… https://t.co/kdctDUXmQP— Syed Ali (@Syed Ali) 1570206334.0
@Bandreescu_ just heard about your match! Shake it off! Onward and upward! Canada is proud! Hugs 🤗🇨🇦🤗— sherrie (@sherrie) 1570206246.0
@Bandreescu_ That's the payback for drawing bad hearts. 🥴😄 Naomi's a lot like you; tough but compassionate. Learn,… https://t.co/nvTfvp8CW0— W. John (@W. John) 1570206198.0
@Bandreescu_ Watched the match today. tough loss, but you'll bounce back. and we have your back.— sampson3121 (@sampson3121) 1570206103.0
The two ladies are both the epitome of class and sportsmanship.
Andreescu Osaka handshake (WTAInsider) BA: Congrats, you played amazing. NO: You're amazing. BA: We're going to… https://t.co/1GcZPSEl81— V (@V) 1570206229.0