BuzzFeed Sexism Row Erupts After Top Female Tennis Player Asked To “Give Us A Twirl” On Court

Eugenie Bouchard was asked to show off her outfit following her victory in the second round of the Australian Open.

<h1>An Australian tennis commentator has been accused of sexism after asking Canada's Eugenie Bouchard to "give us a twirl" in a post-match interview.</h1>

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Tennis Australia commentator Ian Cohen, who was holding a Channel 7 microphone during the interview, asked the No. 7 seed to show the crowd her outfit following her straight-sets victory over Kiki Bertens in the second round of the Australian Open.

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<h1>Cohen made the request after Bouchard expressed her love for Serena Williams' outfit at the competition earlier in the week.</h1>

Cohen made the request after Bouchard expressed her love for Serena Williams' outfit at the competition earlier in the week.

He said to the 20-year-old: "Last night you tweeted you loved Serena&rsquo;s outfit. Obviously the fluoro is working for you girls at the moment &ndash; she was kind enough to give us a twirl, can you give us a twirl and tell us about your outfit?"

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