Why Tennis Star Eugenie Bouchard Is Suing The USTA
Eugenie Bouchard was once one of tennis's brightest young stars. Now she's suing the USTA over a locker room fall that left her with a concussion.By Carter Woodiel | October 15, 2015
Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard says she has yet to fully recover from a concussion she suffered in September after falling in a locker room during the U.S. Open.
She's suing the United States Tennis Association, claiming she's due damages because their locker room was unsafe. (Video via Pinty's Delicious Foods)
The suit, filed at a district court in Brooklyn, New York, claims a slippery cleaning substance on the locker room floor is what caused Bouchard to fall, and the USTA was negligent in the room's upkeep. (Video via Tennis Now)