US Open: Emma Raducanu beats Maria Sakkari, with Leylah Fernandez up next in all-teen final

Emma Raducanu’s remarkable run at the 2021 US Open continued as the British teenager beat Maria Sakkari of Greece 6-1, 6-4 to set up an all-teen showpiece with fellow first-time grand slam finalist Leylah Fernandez at Flushing Meadows.“Is there any expectation? I’m a qualifier so technically there’s no pressure on me,” the 18-year-old Raducanu – who has a Chinese mother and Romanian father – said after a ninth win at this year’s tournament in New York took her to an unexpected final, which will…


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