Canadian teen Denis Shapovalov won the Wimbledon’s boys’ title on Sunday, defeating Australia’s Alex De Minaur in three sets.
The 17-year-old Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont., bounced back from a 6-4 loss in the first set to take the next two, 6-1, 6-3 respectively.
Shapovalov was the fifth seed at the tournament. De Minaur was seeded seventh.
Canada will have to wait a little longer for its first Grand Slam singles champion.
Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., lost to Andy Murray in the Wimbledon final in the first major singles championship match to feature a Canadian man.
Murray, the local favourite, topped the 25-year-old Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (2) to capture his second Wimbledon title and third major championship. Murray also won at Wimbledon in 2013.
Raonic beat Swiss superstar Roger Federer in a five-set semifinal thriller on Friday to reach the final.
Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., is the only Canadian female to play in a Grand Slam singles final. She lost to Petra Kvitova at Wimbledon in 2014.