When commentator Ian Cohen asked Canadian Eugenie Bouchard to “twirl” for the audience after her Australian Open tennis match last night, we bet he wasn’t expecting this kind of reaction.
The 20-year-old wrapped up her 6-0 6-3 victory over Netherlands’ Kiki Bertens, only to be greeted by the on-court interviewer who, for some reason or another, wanted to talk fashion. “Last night you tweeted that you love Serena’s outfit,” he said. “Obviously the fluro’s working for you girls at the moment.”
Then he used the neon-centric conversation to get a few moves out the seventh-seed star, who was wearing a pink spaghetti-strap singlet and skirt, teamed with neon-yellow trainers, a sports bra and visor all by Nike. “She was kind enough to give us a twirl,” he said of Serena. “Can you give us a twirl and tell us about your outfit?” (more…)