Emma Raducanu, an 18-year-old from Britain, becomes the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam singles title. Takes the US Open with an ace to close out her 6-4 6-3 victory over Leylah Fernandez of Canada. Did not drop a set in 10 matches. One of the great tennis stories
Emma Raducanu, the 18-year-old qualifier from Great Britain, is now a Grand Slam champion after beating Leylah Fernandez for the US Open title on Saturday in New York.
— US Open Tennis (@usopen) September 11, 2021