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REBECCA MARINO RUMORS

Marino takes inspirational step back from tennis

Rebecca Marino steps away from tennis for a second time. By Melissa Boyd Former world no. 38 Rebecca Marino announced last week that she is stepping away from tennis for the second time in a year. The 22-year-old Canadian revealed that she has been dealing with depression for the past six years and was also a victim of cyber bullying. She felt this to be the best time to move on...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Rebecca Marino, 22, Quits Professional Tennis Due to Depression, Cyberbullying

Rebecca Marino, a 22-year-old Canadian tennis player who has been ranked as high as 38th in the world in women’s professional tennis, is calling it quits. Her decision to quit the sport has nothing to do with injury or talent — it’s because of cyberbullying, according to The Toronto Star. “In a way I wish I hadn’t joined social media,” she admitted. Marino deleted both...
Via NESN.com
February 21, 2013  |  27 Comments

The Tennis and Twitter Connection

Eugenie Bouchard and Laura Robson’s Gangnam Style took social media by storm in October. Rebecca Marino announced on Wednesday that she was stepping away from her tennis career, perhaps for good. The Canadian’s ranking had slipped to outside the top 400 after returning from a seven-month absence, but she appeared to be approaching 2013 with a fresh mentality. A few days earlier...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Emergence of Canadian Tennis: Raonic, Marino, Pospisil

For years, Canada’s tennis accomplishments could be found in one man’s trophy case, that of doubles legend Daniel Nestor. The country’s tennis community has been starving for its first bona fide singles player since the days of Carling Bassett-Seguso, Helen Kelesi and Canadian turned Brit Greg Rusedski. Over the past few seasons, Canadian tennis has turned over a new leaf...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
November 14, 2011  |  Discuss
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