The iconic trophy will make several stops across the country to give local communities the opportunity to celebrate Team Canada’s historic victory [MONTREAL, QC] April 19, 2024 – This morning, at Montreal’s IGA Stadium, Tennis Canada officially launched the Billie Jean King Cup Champions Tour, a journey that will see the renowned trophy from the international team competition make stops in all 10 provinces across the country.

Team Canada, comprised of Leylah Annie Fernandez (Laval, QC), Gabriela Dabrowski (Ottawa, ON), Rebecca Marino (Vancouver, BC), Marina Stakusic (Mississauga, ON), and Eugenie Bouchard (Montreal, QC), made history last November by winning its maiden Billie Jean King Cup by Gainbridge title after defeating Italy in the 2023 Finals held in Seville, Spain. Canada became the 13th nation to be crowned champions of the Billie Jean King Cup, which was founded in 1963.

To read the full press release, please visit the Press Releases page of the Tennis Canada Virtual Media Centre.

Virtual Media Centre

Media Contact:

Patrick Steski
Coordinator, Communications
+1 (613) 818-6237