The Queen took discover of Emma Raducanu’s shock U.S. Open victory.
Raducanu grew to become the primary British lady in practically 50 years to win a grand slam event.
Instantly following her victory, Queen Elizabeth despatched her congratulations.
“It’s a outstanding achievement at such a younger age, and is testomony to your arduous work and dedication,” the assertion says. “ I’ve little question your excellent efficiency, and that of your opponent Leylah Fernandez, will encourage the following technology of tennis gamers.”
Raducanu had a fairytale run in New York.
The 18-year-old needed to win three matches in qualifying simply to get into the event. She then ran via the draw, successful seven matches with out shedding a set.
Raducanu told the BBC that she was “honored” to get a press release from the Queen.
“I can’t imagine it,” she mentioned. “I’m possibly going to border that letter or one thing.”