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Emma Raducanu wins 2021 US Open in her first Grand Slam title

  ANKARA (Anadolu/PNA)– Emma Raducanu, the hope of British tennis, won the 2021 US Open women’s singles title on Saturday, her first Grand Slam championship. Raducanu, 18, beat her 19-year-old Fil-Canadian opponent, Leylah Fernandez, in straight sets 6-4, 6-3 in the all-teen final at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City. Near the end of the … Continue reading

US Open to see all-teen final in women’s singles
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US Open to see all-teen final in women’s singles

  ANKARA (Anadolu/PNA) – The 2021 US Open will see an all-teenage final in women’s singles as 18-year-old Emma Raducanu will play against 19-year-old Leylah Fernandez on Saturday. UK’s Raducanu beat Greek 17th seed Maria Sakkari 6-1, 6-4 on Thursday in the semifinal held at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Earlier in the day, Fil-Canadian Fernandez booked her … Continue reading

Fil-Canadian teen Fernandez makes US Open quarterfinals
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Fil-Canadian teen Fernandez makes US Open quarterfinals

  ANKARA (Anadolu/PNA) – Canadian teenage tennis player Leylah Fernandez reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal, eliminating 2016 champion Angelique Kerber in the US Open round four match on Sunday. Fernandez, 19, beat her 33-year-old German opponent 2-1 with sets of 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-2 at Louis Armstrong Stadium, New York City. The Canadian player previously … Continue reading