Ovechkin plays love games at French Open


In a photo not taken by Alex Ovechkin, Maria Kirilenko returns a shot against Victoria Azarenka. (Yoan Valat / AFP Getty Images)

The fiancee of Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin is playing in a French Open quarterfinal today at Roland Garros and, judging by his tweets, he’s having a grand time in Paris offering support to Maria Kirilenko.

The 12th seed, Kirilenko lost to Victoria Azarenka, the No. 3 seed, 7-6 (7-3), 6-2 and Ovechkin tweeted this photo just before the match:

But, wait. There’s more!

 

He’s right about this one. It is funny.

 

 

 

Follow @CindyBoren on Twitter and on Facebook.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
Comments
Show Comments
Most Read Sports
Stats, scores and schedules
Next Story
Cindy Boren · June 5, 2013

Every story. Every feature. Every insight.

Yours for as low as JUST 99¢!

Not Now