Sep 09, 2021: US Open, women’s singles: Emma Raducanu continues to walk
Young Briton Emma Raducanu reached the semifinals of 2021 US Open beating Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games winner Belinda Bencic in straight sets. Raducanu, 18, has yet to lose a set in the tournament as she won the match against Bencic 6-3, 6-4. Raducanu will face Greece’s Maria Sakkari in the semi-final. Here are the details.
US Open: Raducunu becomes first qualifier to reach last four
In just her second Grand Slam appearance, world number 150 Raducanu became just the third woman ranked outside the top 100 to reach the semi-finals of the US Open. Raducanu became the first qualifier to reach the last four of the US Open. She is also the fourth qualified woman to reach a Grand Slam semi-final.
Done: More scripted recordings by Raducanu
She is the first British woman to reach a US Open semi-final since Jo Durie in 1983. Raducanu is the youngest British woman to reach a Grand Slam semi-final in 46 years.
Sakkari: Sakkari reaches first US Open semi-final
On the other hand, world No.18 Sakkari qualified for her second major semi-final of the season and the first in New York. She beat No. 4 Karolina Pliskova, 6-4, 6-4 in the US quarterfinal. Open. Sakkari, 26, is also the first Greek woman to reach the US Open singles semifinals. It was also a third time in a row on a Top 10 seed,
Stats Attack: Key Stats of the Match
Sakkari lost only two points in his first serve (23 of 25). Notably, she lost just eight points on serve for the game, while also breaking Pliskova at the start of each set to gain the upper hand. Sakkari has also won 22 consecutive serve points. She finished the match with 22 winners for just 12 unforced errors. Meanwhile, Pliskova hit 14 winners with 20 unforced errors.
Words: Sakkari talks about Radacunu
Sakkari opened up on Raducanu, saying the latter deserved to be in the semi-finals after winning all of those matches. his life. She deserves to be here. She won all of those games. “
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