Who Is Emma Raducanu: 2 Things You Should Know About The Young Tennis Star

By Toby T

Emma Raducanu is a 19-year-old tennis player that is taking the world by storm. Despite being new to the scene, she has made history on several occasions. She is the youngest British woman to reach the second round of the Wimbledon and the youngest woman to reach the quarterfinals of the US-open since 2001. In addition, she is the fifth player in the Open Era to qualify for a semifinal at her first US Open, and the first British woman to reach a US Open final since Virginia Wade. She is currently ranked No 11 in the world and No.1 in Britain.  

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She already appears to have what it takes to become one of the greatest, and her commercial interests and media profile are growing as a result. Therefore, we have compiled two things that you should know about this rising star. 

She was into Motocross

Emma may be a tennis sensation today, but before tennis, there was motocross alongside some other sports. According to the star, her parents encouraged her to try several things, including motocross. She may have settled for tennis now, but if it doesn’t work out, don’t be surprised to find her racing in the jungle. 

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She loves school

It is no news that Emma aced her end-of-the-year exams in 2021. However, beyond acing exams, the tennis star loved going to school. Schooling has helped her understand technical information on the court and has served as an escape, according to her.