(VIDEO) "Hardworking and humble billionaire": Pegula wins applause and ironic comments after helping ball kids clean court during rain delay

Friday, 31 March 2023 at 10:35
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World No.3 Jessica Pegula received some praise by fans for her classy behavior during her quarterfinal match against Anastasia Potapova at the Miami Open.
Their match was delayed by inclement weather, but this did not deter the American's spirit. Pegula was seen chatting with Potapova during the break, and even helped the ballkids clean the court.
Pegula received a lot of praise from fans on social media, with a fan pointing out that despite being the daughter of a billionaire, the tennis star was not afraid of hard work.
"Jessica Pegula showing all the nepo babies what a hard days work looks like," the fan's tweet read.
"Hardworking and humble billionaire. A true woman for the people," said another fan.
Another fan called Pegula a 'working class hero.'

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