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Roger Federer warns Emma Raducanu of
Roger Federer warns Emma Raducanu of 'horrible' dangers of social media exposure

Roger Federer has called for more to be done "to help, coach and mentor" Emma Raducanu and other young tennis players so they are better able to cope with criticism and abuse.

Kontaveit defeats Sakkari at Ostrava Open final
Kontaveit defeats Sakkari at Ostrava Open final

Unseeded Anett Kontaveit cruised past fourth-seeded Maria Sakkari to win the Ostrava Open for her third WTA title.

Team Europe easily tops Team World for 4th Laver Cup in row
Team Europe easily tops Team World for 4th Laver Cup in row

Team Europe clinched its fourth consecutive Laver Cup victory by going up 14-1 against Team World.

Hubert Hurkacz wins Moselle Open for 3rd title in 2021
Hubert Hurkacz wins Moselle Open for 3rd title in 2021

Top-seeded Hubert Hurkacz clinched his third title of the year and fourth win in four finals as he beat Pablo Carreno Busta in the Moselle Open final.

Kwon wins Astana Open to end South Korean wait for ATP title
Kwon wins Astana Open to end South Korean wait for ATP title

Kwon Soon-woo became the first South Korean tennis player for 18 years to win a men's tour title as he beat James Duckworth in the final of the Astana Open/

Europe cruise to Laver Cup triumph
Europe cruise to Laver Cup triumph

Europe completed a fourth consecutive victory in the Laver Cup team tennis tournament on Sunday, with doubles duo Andrey Rublev and Alexander Zverev downing Reilly Opelka and Denis Shapovalov to seal a 14-1 rout.

Hurkacz wins Moselle Open for 3rd title in 2021
Hurkacz wins Moselle Open for 3rd title in 2021

The 24-year-old Pole did not drop a set in winning the indoor tournament in Metz for the first time. The Wimbledon semifinalist - and the last player to have faced 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer in the quarterfinals before the tennis great's knee surgery - had nine aces but dropped serve twice against his second-seeded opponent. Hurkacz had to rally from a break down in the first set before starting to dictate more from the baseline against the big-hitting Spaniard, breaking his serve four times.

Sakkari, Kontaveit advance to Ostrava Open final
Sakkari, Kontaveit advance to Ostrava Open final

Maria Sakkari upset top-seeded Iga Swiatek to set up a surprise final against Anett Kontaveit at the Ostrava Open.

Duckworth to play Kwon for Astana Open title
Duckworth to play Kwon for Astana Open title

There will be a first-time title winner at the Astana Open after two players who had never reached a tour final won their semifinal matches.

Emma Raducanu ready to abide by strict quarantine laws to play at Australian Open
Emma Raducanu ready to abide by strict quarantine laws to play at Australian Open

Emma Raducanu would be willing to spend Christmas holed up in hotel quarantine to ensure she can play at the Australian Open.

Team Europe rolls on in opening day of Laver Cup
Team Europe rolls on in opening day of Laver Cup

After a two-year wait due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Team Europe picked up where it left off at the Laver Cup on Friday.

Ruud tops Opelka to give Team Europe early lead at Laver Cup
Ruud tops Opelka to give Team Europe early lead at Laver Cup

The pandemic-delayed fourth edition of the Laver Cup began with Casper Ruud giving Team Europe a 1-0 lead over Team World by beating Reilly Opelka.

Swiatek, Kvitova, Sakkari, Kontaveit in Ostrava Open semis
Swiatek, Kvitova, Sakkari, Kontaveit in Ostrava Open semis

Top-seeded Iga Swiatek of Poland advanced to the semifinals of the Ostrava Open after beating seventh-seeded Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan.

Duckworth beats Millman for Astana Open semifinal spot
Duckworth beats Millman for Astana Open semifinal spot

Defending champion John Millman was upset by fellow Australian James Duckworth in the quarterfinals of the Astana Open, as Alexander Bublik also reached the semifinals.

Federer-Backed Laver Cup Brings In Sponsors Despite Missing Stars On Court
Federer-Backed Laver Cup Brings In Sponsors Despite Missing Stars On Court

The Laver Cup, Roger Federer's latest contribution to tennis, is enjoying much of the same sponsorship success as the man who founded it. Named after the Australian tennis legend Rod Laver, the only tennis player to win the calendar-year Grand Slam twice, the tournament was created by Federer and his agent Tony Godsick, the president […]

Emma Raducanu splits from coach who helped her to U.S. Open win
Emma Raducanu splits from coach who helped her to U.S. Open win

Emma Raducanu has split from her coach, less than two weeks after winning the U.S. Open as a qualifier.

'Greatest' Serena, the pioneer of 'tennis intimidation', turns 40

Serena Williams turns 40 on Sunday with her long-time coach hailing her as the "greatest of all time" and a pioneer of tennis "intimidation".

Kate plays tennis with Emma Raducanu
Kate plays tennis with Emma Raducanu

Raducanu, 18, shot to fame this month after she became Britain's first female Grand Slam champion for 44 years.She joined forces with Kate, wife of Queen Elizabeth's grandson Prince William, for a game of doubles at a special event to celebrate Britain's new tennis champions.Alfie Hewett and Gordon Reid, who won the men's wheelchair doubles at the U.S. Open, and Joe Salisbury, who won the men's doubles, also met the duchess.A keen tennis player herself, Kate called the players' victories "amazing" as she showed off her forehand in a navy tennis outfit for the knock-up at Britain's National Tennis Centre in southwest London.She is the patron of the Lawn Tennis Association and often seen in...

Emma Raducanu parts company with coach Andrew Richardson just weeks after US Open triumph
Emma Raducanu parts company with coach Andrew Richardson just weeks after US Open triumph

Emma Raducanu has parted company with her coach at the US Open as she believes she now needs more experience to take on tennis's big guns.

Bencic, Martincova, Rybakina make quarters of Ostrava Open
Bencic, Martincova, Rybakina make quarters of Ostrava Open

Third-seeded Belinda Bencic cruised past Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain to reach the quarterfinals of the Ostrava Open.

Aslan Karatsev loses opening match at Astana Open
Aslan Karatsev loses opening match at Astana Open

Three of the top four seeded players lost their opening matches at the Astana Open, including top-seeded Aslan Karatsev.

Wimbledon hike debenture tickets to £46,000 - and cite the Emma Raducanu effect
Wimbledon hike debenture tickets to £46,000 - and cite the Emma Raducanu effect

Wimbledon is hoping the Emma Raducanu effect will help fans swallow a £15,000 mark-up in debenture prices from next year.

Emma Raducanu given lunchtime BBC live show to celebrate US Open victory
Emma Raducanu given lunchtime BBC live show to celebrate US Open victory

Emma Raducanu will meet her new army of fans live on the BBC as part of her official homecoming party celebrating her US Open fairytale.

Naomi Osaka withdraws from next month
Naomi Osaka withdraws from next month's Indian Wells tourney

This decision was expected after Osaka's comments about planning to take a break after the U.S. Open.

Swiatek, Kvitova, Kontaveit reach quarters of Ostrava Open
Swiatek, Kvitova, Kontaveit reach quarters of Ostrava Open

The quarterfinals of the Ostrava Open are set.

2-time major champ Simona Halep, coach Darren Cahill split
2-time major champ Simona Halep, coach Darren Cahill split

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep no longer will be coached by Darren Cahill. Halep announced the split "after six wonderful years working together"...

Osaka withdraws from Indian Wells
Osaka withdraws from Indian Wells

Four-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from next month's rescheduled ATP/WTA Indian Wells tournament in California, organisers confirmed Wednesday.

Murray into first ATP quarter-final in two years
Murray into first ATP quarter-final in two years

Former world number one Andy Murray reached his first ATP quarter-final in two years on Wednesday with a straight sets win over Canada's Vasek Pospisil at the Moselle Open.

Pre-cut strings and hip-thrusting 200kg: The meticulous approach that paved Emma Raducanu
Pre-cut strings and hip-thrusting 200kg: The meticulous approach that paved Emma Raducanu's path to glory

Emma Raducanu was eight when her strength-and-conditioning coach set her a challenge. "How many press-ups do you think you can do in 60 seconds?" Raducanu answered with 48 perfectly planted reps while coach Suzanne Williams clicked her stopwatch in disbelief. "No knees, feet on the floor, the flattest back plank body … she just smashed it," says Williams, who coached Raducanu at the Parklangley club from age seven to 11.

In-demand Emma Raducanu delays return to tennis after fairytale US Open triumph
In-demand Emma Raducanu delays return to tennis after fairytale US Open triumph

US Open champion Emma Raducanu has postponed her return to tournament tennis for at least a week.

Davis Cup: Garin crushed as Chile loses in Slovakia
Davis Cup: Garin crushed as Chile loses in Slovakia

No. 17-ranked Cristian Garin was crushed in 50 minutes and won only one game to seal seeded Chile's upset 3-1 loss to Slovakia.

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Raducanu's grandmother wanted her to quit tennis after Wimbledon health scare

Newly-crowned US Open champion Emma Raducanu's grandmother Niculina Raducanu wanted her to quit tennis so concerned was she about her health after breathing difficulties forced her to retire from her Wimbledon Last 16 match this year.

Emma Raducanu wanted to front campaign to make tennis courts free for all children
Emma Raducanu wanted to front campaign to make tennis courts free for all children

Emma Raducanu is wanted as the face of a campaign to make every public tennis court in the country free to use for children and low-income families.

Raducanu back in Britain and in demand after US Open win
Raducanu back in Britain and in demand after US Open win

As for top soccer coach Jurgen Klopp, who manages Premier League team Liverpool, he has described her as the "talent of the century." Emma Raducanu's life has been turned upside down since winning the U.S. Open title as an 18-year-old qualifier and, nearly a week later, she's still struggling to get to grips with what has happened. Watching the final for the first time on Thursday - the day she returned to Britain after a whirlwind few days in New York - and trying to relive a few of the moments from her 6-4, 6-3 win over Canadian opponent Leylah Fernandez made it all sink in a bit more.

Raducanu relives US Open glory on first night back home
Raducanu relives US Open glory on first night back home

Emma Raducanu revealed Friday she spent her first night back in Britain watching a replay of her historic US Open final victory against Leylah Fernandez, admitting her achievement still had not fully sunk in.

Emma Raducanu:
Emma Raducanu: 'I'll leave £1.8m prize money for parents to sort out'

Emma Raducanu says she will leave her parents to work out what to do with the £1.8m prize money she won at the US Open.

With U.S. Open Win, Raducanu Could Reach
With U.S. Open Win, Raducanu Could Reach 'Sponsorship Unicorn' Status

This year's surprise U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu could embody the future of tennis-and enjoy all the financial benefits that could bring. "If she plays her cards right," and manages to maintain her U.S. Open-level dominance, "Raducanu has commercial potential similar to LeBron James," said Conrad Wiacek, the head of sports analysis at GlobalData, in […]

Emma Raducanu and the new wave are showing why women
Emma Raducanu and the new wave are showing why women's tennis is better than the men's

Emma Raducanu's victory has understandably dominated tennis coverage in Britain, but it has also prompted debate around the state of women's tennis and how it compares to the men's game.

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Raducanu 'hungry' to improve after US Open fairytale

US Open champion Emma Raducanu said she is "hungry" to improve her tennis and plans to continue competing this year after her stunning success at Flushing Meadows.

Emma Raducanu
Emma Raducanu's US Open triumph drew in bigger American TV audience than Djokovic's history bid

Emma Raducanu's US Open triumph drew more viewers in America than the men's final, figures show, as the British sensation rounded off her New York adventure by visiting the city's famous Stock Exchange.

John McEnroe stands by Emma Raducanu comments:
John McEnroe stands by Emma Raducanu comments: 'I meant exactly what I said'

John McEnroe has stood by his questioning of Emma Raducanu's mental strength at Wimbledon, as he hailed her subsequent US Open triumph as "insane".

Special British tennis report: Why finding the next Emma Raducanu is going to be as hard as ever
Special British tennis report: Why finding the next Emma Raducanu is going to be as hard as ever

Emma Raducanu's New York miracle represents a transformational moment for tennis in Britain. Or, at least, it should do - as long as the Lawn Tennis Association manage to harness her extraordinary marketability.

'Talent of the century': Emma Raducanu gains new fan in tennis lover Jurgen Klopp

Teenage sensation Emma Raducanu has enlisted another high-profile member to her ever expanding fanclub in Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.

Raducanu Gains 1.24 Million Instagram Followers From US Open: Data Viz
Raducanu Gains 1.24 Million Instagram Followers From US Open: Data Viz

The 2021 U.S. Open women's draw routinely showcased the sport's biggest stars, as 12 matches were played between Top 20 players, the most in a major since 2012. In the end, though, it was the sport's next star, unseeded 18-year-old Emma Raducanu, who stole the spotlight from all of them. Raducanu became the first qualifier […]

Emma Raducanu to be personally congratulated by Duchess of Cambridge
Emma Raducanu to be personally congratulated by Duchess of Cambridge

The Queen of New York is set to meet the future Queen. Emma Raducanu will be personally congratulated by the Duchess of Cambridge, a keen amateur tennis player who has been closely following the teenager's astonishing success since her first appearance at Wimbledon.

By the Numbers: Emma Raducanu
By the Numbers: Emma Raducanu's epic US open run

A look at 18-year-old tennis phenom Emma Raducanu's historic women's championship win at the U.S. Open. She's the first British woman to win a major tournament in 44 years.

Emma Raducanu should emulate the Novak Djokovic model of relentless improvement
Emma Raducanu should emulate the Novak Djokovic model of relentless improvement

"Anything that comes my way, I'm ready to deal with it," said Emma Raducanu after her nerveless progress through the US Open. But is there anything proactive that she should be doing to work on her game?

Analysis: Djokovic
Analysis: Djokovic 'still hanging on,' seeking major titles

Novak Djokovic was, understandably, deflated. The No. 1-ranked Djokovic acknowledged as much after crying during the last changeover of his 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 loss to Daniil Medvedev in the U.S. Open final. What the 34-year-old from Serbia was not ready to do after coming agonizingly short - one victory short - in his attempt to win all four Grand Slam tournaments in a single season was to concede anything in the long term.

US Open champion Raducanu can
US Open champion Raducanu can 'rule the world' says former coach

Emma Raducanu's stunning US Open triumph showed the British teenager can "rule the world" of women's tennis, according to her former coach.

Emma Raducanu wins US Open title at 18
Emma Raducanu wins US Open title at 18

The teen phenom beat Leylah Fernandez, 19, becoming the first British woman to win a Grand Slam title in over 40 years.


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