Bouchard Wins Lawsuit vs USTA for 2015 US Open Locker Room Slip
by Staff | February 22nd, 2018, 8:22 pm
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Today, a Brooklyn Federal Court ruled that the USTA was 75% liable in Eugenie Bouchard’s locker room slip incident during the 2015 US Open.

Bouchard suffered a concussion after falling in the locker room. She then sued the USTA, which runs the US Open, for leaving a cleaning agent on the training room floor which led to her fall.

Bouchard, a former Top 10 player, has struggled since the incident.

Today, the jury found Bouchard to be 25% at fault while the USTA at 75%. Tomorrow, in court she will learn what the damages will be. She was seeking in the seven figure range.


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4 Comments for Bouchard Wins Lawsuit vs USTA for 2015 US Open Locker Room Slip

Humble Rafa Says:

There is not enough money in the world. If I can sue the tournaments who courts have caused me injury, I will be richer than Bezos.


Krishna Says:

Lol Humble Rafa.


Okiegal Says:

@Humble Rafa………. Exactly…….good one!! 😂😂😂


rognadfan Says:

Wow, didn’t think she would win this one but boy was I wrong. There was some credence to her claim, as it turns out.

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