Leylah Annie Fernandez stands for an interview.

Photo : Joe Ng

Fans in Vancouver were treated to a great opening day of Team Canada presented by Safeway’s Billie Jean King Cup playoff tie with Latvia as Leylah Annie Fernandez and Rebecca Marino got the host nation off to a winning start.

Check out the scenes inside the Pacific Coliseum with the best tweets from Friday.

Welcome Home

Fernandez had appeared in multiple Billie Jean King Cup ties already, but none on home soil. Boy, did she relish the moment.

Hometown Hero

Marino’s match may not have been as dominant as Fernandez, but it was impressive none the less.

Leylah was all of us during this match.