Tennis star dating show
They sat together for the game and were on the court to throw souvenir balls into the stands, The Associated Press reported.The date came to be because of the magic of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots' historic come-from-behind 34-28 Super Bowl win in overtime.Tennis player and @SI_Swimsuit model Genie Bouchard has a date with a fan to tonight’s Brooklyn Nets game because she lost a Super Bowl bet.pic.twitter.com/Ah3qd7VJRc — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) February 15, 2017 “I hope he enjoys it and I hope it’s not too awkward,” Bouchard said.And with their date a result of a Super Bowl bet made on Twitter, there was no telling how things might go. Bouchard paid to fly him Wednesday to New York, where he was met by a driver and taken to a hotel to meet her.They got acquainted in the limo on the way to the Barclays Center to see the Brooklyn Nets play the Milwaukee Bucks, and attracted plenty of attention before taking courtside seats.
Just by showing up Wednesday night, University of Missouri student John Goehrke will have one-upped the Tigers men’s basketball team for road wins.On Monday, the NFL invited the two to attend this year's Super Bowl. " Keep an eye out for these two in the stands during the big game one week from Sunday.Goehrke flew to New York for a date with Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard to check out the Brooklyn Nets game against the Milwaukee Bucks.Goehrke, a 20-year-old Chicago resident, bet Bouchard that the New England Patriots would come back and win the Super Bowl against the Atlanta Falcons despite being down 28-3 at the time of the wager.You might remember the Canadian tennis star agreed to a date with a random tweeter after losing a bet during last year's Super Bowl when the New England Patriots stormed back to beat the Atlanta Falcons.True to her word, the 23-year-old Westmount, Que., native took the tweeter, John Goehrke, to a Brooklyn Nets game a few weeks later.Given Eugenie Bouchard's celebrity and the constant media attention that goes with it, John Goehrke admittedly was nervous about his date Wednesday with the Canadian tennis star.Not only that, but the University of Missouri junior from Vernon Hills was a stranger to Bouchard, a Wimbledon finalist in 2014.“After all the media attention it got, it was something I, first of all, could not back off of, there was no chance.” Bouchard admitted she was distressed when she saw Goehrke’s Twitter photo at the time was of Tiger Woods.“I was like, it’s one of those Twitter fans, I don’t even know what he looks like, what is going to happen?