Ottawa’s Gabriela Dabrowski advances to second round of Wimbledon mixed doubles

Dabrowski is the last Canadian standing at Wimbledon after Andreescu, Shapovalov and Auger-Aliassime were all eliminated in singles action.

Canadian Gabriela Dabrowski and her Australian partner John Peers are off to the second round of the mixed doubles competition at Wimbledon.

The fourth-seeded duo beat Demi Schuurs of the Netherlands and Ariel Behar of Uruguay 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday to qualify in 62 minutes.

Next up for Dabrowski and Peers is the unranked Brazilian tandem of Beatriz Haddad Maia and Bruno Soares in Sunday’s second round.

Dabrowski is the last Canadian standing at Wimbledon after Bianca Andreescu, Denis Shapovalov and Felix Auger-Aliassime were all eliminated in singles action.

The Ottawa native is also alive in women’s doubles with partner Giuliana Olmos of Mexico.

Their third-round match is also scheduled for Sunday.

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