Emma Raducanu is a professional tennis player from Great Britain. Righty was born on 13th November 2002 in Toronto, Canada and moved to Bromley, south of London, at two. She reached a career-highest ranking of World No.150 on 23rd August 2021.
Who Are Emma Raducanu Parents?
Raducanu’s father’s name is Ian, who originates from Bucharest, Romania, and her mother’s name is Renee, born in Shenyang, China. Both are working in the finance sector.
Emma Raducanu Junior Career
Raducanu began playing tennis at the age of five. According to ITF records, Emma competed in the Junior tennis circuit from November 2015 to July 2019. Brit claimed seven hard court titles and reached a career-high junior ranking of World No.20 on 31st December 2018.
Emma Raducanu WTA Career
Raducanu turned into a professional in 2018. She made her WTA main draw debut at the 2021 Nottingham Open as a wild card entrant.
In addition, the 18-year-old made her Grand Slam debut at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships. Therein, the wildcard entrant stormed into the fourth round in front of the thousands of the home crowd.
Qualifier Emma Raducanu ultimately reached the first-ever Grand Slam final at the 2021 US Open after outlasting No.17 seed Maria Sakkari, No.11 seed Belinda Bencic, Shelby Rogers, Sara Sorribes Tormo, and Zhang Shuai.
The Brit rising star claimed her maiden Grand Slam title after defeating Canadian teen Leylah Annie Fernandez in straight sets(6-4, 6-3) in the championship match.
Afterwards, she became the singles qualifier to reach the semifinal and final of the US Open in the Open Era and the youngest since Maria Sharapova in 2005. Emma also became the first British woman in 53 years to attain the US Open finals after Virginia Wade.
How Tall Is Emma Raducanu? Who Is Emma Raducanu Coach?
Raducanu’s height is five feet and seven inches(1.75 meters). And she has been coached by Andrew Richardson, a former professional tennis player from Great Britain.
Exciting Facts About Emma Raducanu
Emma’s favourite shot and surface are forehand and hard. Moreover, she is interested in several sports like Go-karting, Horse Riding, Tap dancing, Golf, Skiing and Basketball.
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