BREAKING: #EmmaRaducanu Equals Serena Williams Record To Win 1st #USOpen—-The 18-year-old British professional tennis player, Emma Raducanu has become 2nd woman to win Grand Slam title without losing a set by defeating Canada’s 19-year-old Leylah Fernandez on Saturday in the US Open women’s final.
The Genius Media Nigeria reports that the first woman to win US open without loosing a set is Serena Williams
Raducanu, ranked 150th, was the first British woman in 44 years to win a Slam crown after dispatching 73rd-ranked left-hander Fernandez 6-4, 6-3.
Raducanu also became the youngest Slam champion since 17-year-old Maria Sharapova at Wimbledon in 2004.
Not since Virginia Wade in 1977 at Wimbledon had a British woman taken a Slam singles title, with Raducanu the first Briton to claim the US Open crown since Wade in 1968.