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9:42AM

Catching Up With Varvara Lepchenko 

Image from Varvara's Facebook Page

We caught up with American tennis player Varvara Lepchenko at the Sony Open as she was cooling down after her 2:59 hour match against Tomljanovic.  Enjoy!

If you could only have 1 meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Ice cream.

What is one thing that you would change about yourself?
I wouldn’t change anything.

What is one of your best quality?
This is not a question to me.  You should ask my team. (With some prodding) I am a kind person.  I let people get into matches (laughing…she led 5-2 in the 3rd set and finally won it in a tiebreak).

What is the last gift you gave someone? 
A hat for my fitness coach. (Laughing)

Last gift you received?
A phone charger from my physio. (Answer helpfully given by a member of her team as she was stumped).  A phone case and a charger.  My phone kept dying all the time.

If I came to your house for dinner, what would you cook me?
I would make you some good steaks and stir fry. 

What is the biggest misconception people have about you?
That I’m a very serious person but I’m not (team laughs).

What is the strangest thing you've ever eaten?
Frog legs.  I had it in China. 

Not in France? 
No, in China.  I had some kind of bugs. It was fried and had some toppings.  It was actually good. 

Interview by Andreen Soley

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