Montreal’s Eugenie Bouchard dominates 2nd round of Rogers Cup

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WATCH ABOVE: Montrealer Eugenie Bouchard impresses the home crowd on the courts of the Rogers Cup. Global's Gloria Henriquez reports – Jul 27, 2016

On the third day of the Rogers Cup, held at Jarry Park in Montreal, Montreal’s Eugenie Bouchard won against Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia in 6-2, 6-0.

Bouchard ranked 42nd and Cibulkova ranked 10th going into Wednesday’s match.

Bouchard, 22, was one of two Montrealers facing off in the second round of the women’s tournament, along with Françoise Abanda, 19.

Canada’s Francoise Abanda returns to Elina Svitolina of Ukraine during second round of play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Wednesday July 27, 2016 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson. Paul Chiasson / THE CANADIAN PRESS

Abanda was knocked out of the women’s tournament by Elina Svitolina of Ukraine.

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The match ended with Svitolina winning in two sets in tie-breakers with a score of 7-6.

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