Raducanu provides Austria to her busy end-of-season calendar


Oct 4 (Reuters) – U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu has entered subsequent month’s WTA occasion in Austria, match organisers stated on Monday because the teenaged sensation gears up for a busy end-of-the-season schedule.

The WTA 1000 match at Indian Wells this week would be the first occasion for the 18-year-old Briton, who surprised the tennis world by changing into the primary qualifier to win a serious final month together with her triumph at Flushing Meadows.

Following Indian Wells, Raducanu can be scheduled to play the WTA 500 occasion in Moscow and the WTA 250 occasion on the finish of the month in Cluj-Napoca in Romania.

She would, nonetheless, have to drag out from the Nov. 6-12 Upper Austria Ladies Linz if she makes the minimize for the season-ending WTA Finals from Nov. 10-17.

The Finals is contested by the world’s high eight singles gamers and eight doubles groups and Raducanu sits fifteenth within the leaderboard with loads of factors nonetheless on provide earlier than the match in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Raducanu gained the U.S. Open with out dropping a set and climbed greater than 125 locations to twenty second within the ladies’s rankings.

British media reported she has been working with coach Jeremy Bates at Indian Wells after splitting with former Davis Cup participant Andrew Richardson following U.S. Open triumph.

Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Berhampore, India; modifying by Pritha Sarkar

Britain's Emma Raducanu poses with the U.S. Open tennis championship trophy after her match against Leylah Fernandez of Canada in the women's singles final the 2021 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York, U.S., September 11, 2021. Picture taken September 11, 2021.   Michael Frey/Handout via REUTERS