Not only did she win the tournament, but she also won in style by not dropping a set in any of her matches, which was an incredible feat for someone still in their teens.
Her previous best performance in a grand slam tournament was at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships where she made it to the 4th round.
|Birth Date:||13th November 2002|
|Height:||5 ft 9in (1.75 meters)|
|Year turned Pro:||2018|
|Sponsors:||Nike, Wilson, British Airways, Tiffany’s, Dior, Porsche, and Evian|
|WTA Career Titles:||1|
|Grand Slam Titles:||1|
|Tennis Racket Endorsed:||Wilson Blade 98|
|Actual Tennis Racket:||Wilson Steam 100|
|Forehand Grip:||Semi-western Forehand Grip|
|Backhand:||Two Handed Backhand|
|Backhand Grip:||Continental and Eastern|
|Serve Grip:||Continental Grip|
Emma Raducanu Schedule for 2022
Below is a list of tournaments that Emma Raducanu has played and is expected to play in 2022.
Raducanu’s next tournament was due to be the WTA Transylvania Open in the Czech Republic which is being held from the 10th to the 16th of October 2022, with the tournament being available to stream on Amazon Prime in Ireland and the UK.
However, Emma was forced to withdraw from the tournament in Cluj-Napoca due to an injury she picked up.
|Jan 10 – Jan 15||Sydney Tennis Classic||Sydney, Australia||1st Round (Lost to Elena Rybakina 0-6, 1-6)|
|Jan 17 – Jan 30||Australian Open||Melbourne, Australia||2nd Round (Lost to Danka Kovinic 4-6, 6-4, 3-6)|
|Feb 20 – Feb 27||Abierto Akron Zapopan||Guadalajara, Mexico||1st Round (Lost to Daria Saville 5-7, 7-6, 4-3 Retired)|
|Mar 9 – Mar 20||BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)||California, USA||2nd Round (Lost to Petra Martic 7-6, 4-6, 5-7)|
|Mar 22 – Apr 3||Miami Open||Florida, USA||1st Round (Lost to Kateřina Siniaková 6-3, 4-6, 5-7)|
|Apr 18 – Apr 24||Women’s Stuttgart Open||Stuttgart, Germany||Quarterfinals (Lost to Iga Swiatek 4-6, 4-6)|
|Apr 28 – May 7||Madrid Open||Madrid, Spain||Round of 16 (Lost to Anhelina Kalinina 2-6, 6-2, 4-6)|
|May 9 – May 15||Internazionali BNL d`Italia||Rome, Italy||Round of 64 (1-6, 1-2, Retired)|
|May 22 – Jun 5||French Open||Paris, France||Round of 64 (Lost to Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-3, 1-6, 1-6)|
|Jun 6 – Jun 12||Nottingham Open||Nottingham, England||Round of 32 (Lost to Viktorija Golubic 4-3, Retired)|
|Jun 27 – Jul 9||Wimbledon||London, England||Round of 64 (Lost to Caroline Garcia 3-6, 3-6)|
|Aug 1 – Aug 7||Citi Open||Washington DC, USA||Quarterfinals (Lost to Ludmilla Samsonova 6-7, 1-6)|
|Aug 6 – Aug 14||National Bank Open||Montreal, Canada||Round of 64 (Lost to Camila Giorgi 6-7, 2-6)|
|Aug 13 – Aug 21||Western & Southern Open||Ohio, USA||Round of 16 ( Lost to Jessica Pegula 5-7, 4-6)|
|Aug 29 – Sep 11||US Open||New York, USA||Round of 128 (Lost to Alize Cornet 3-6, 3-6)|
|Sep 12 – Sep 18||WTA Slovenia Open||Portoroz, Slovenia||Round of 16 (Lost to Anna-Lena Friedsam 5-7, 6-0, 3-6)|
|Sep 19 – Sep 25||WTA Korea Open||Seoul, South Korea||Semifinals (Lost to Jeļena Ostapenko 4-6, 6-3, 3-0)|
|Oct 3 – Oct 9||WTA Ostrava Open||Ostrava, Czech Republic||Round of 32 (Lost to Daria Kasatkina 5-7, 4-6)|
Emma Raducanu Ranking History
Following her victory at the 2021 US Open, Emma Raducanu jumped into the top 20 in the WTA ranking.
Since then, Emma Raducanu’s highest ranking to date is number 10 in the world, which she first achieved in July 2022.
After her loss in the 1st round of the 2022 US Open, Raducanu dropped outside of the top 50 and is currently ranked number 67 in the world (03/10/2022).
|Year||Highest Ranking||Year-End Ranking|
Emma Raducanu Titles
Emma Raducanu has won one singles title on the WTA Tour to date and that was at the 2021 US Open.
Emma also won three tournaments while playing on the ITF women’s tour in 2018 and 2019.
|2021||US Open||Grand Slam||Hard||Leylah Fernandez||6-4, 6-3|
|2019||ITF Pune||ITF W25||Hard||Naiktha Bains||3-6, 6-1, 6-4|
|2018||ITF Antalya||ITF Women’s Circuit||Hard||Johana Markova||6-4, 6-2|
|2018||ITF Tiberias||ITF Women’s Circuit||Hard||Helene Scholsen||7-5, 6-4|
Emma Raducanu FAQ
What is Emma Raducanu’s Net Worth?
Considering that Raducanu won $2.5 million for winning the US Open in 2021, we can conservatively estimate her net worth to be in the region of $3.0 million if you also take into account endorsements and winnings from other tournaments she has played to date.
Does Emma Raducanu have a boyfriend?
As far as I am aware, Emma does not currently have a boyfriend.
How tall is Emma Raducanu?
When was Emma Raducanu’s first Grand Slam Victory?
Emma Raducanu’s first grand slam victory came at the 2021 US Open where she beat became the first qualifier to win a grand slam event when she beat Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3 in the final.
Has Emma Raducanu ever been ranked number 1?
Emma Raducanu has never been ranked number 1 in the WTA world ranking. Her highest ranking to date is number 10 in the world which she first achieved in July 2022.
When did Emma Raducanu first turn pro?
What Tennis Racket does Emma Raducanu use?
Emma Raducanu endorses the Wilson Blade 98 Tennis Racket but she plays with a customized Wilson Steam 100 tennis racket. Like many other top tennis pros, her Wilson Steam 100 racket is painted to look like the Wilson Blade 98.
How many Grand Slams has Emma Raducanu won?
Emma Raducanu has won one grand slam title to date, the 2021 US Open. Raducanu beat Stefanie Vögele, Zhang Shuai, Sara Sorribes Tormo, Shelby Rogers, Belinda Bencic, Maria Sakkari, and Leylah Fernandez on her way to claiming her maiden 2021 US Open title.
Has Raducanu ever won the Billie Jean King Cup with Britain?
No, Britain has yet to win the Billie Jean King Cup.
Has Raducanu won any major Doubles Titles?
Raducanu has yet to win any major doubles titles as her main focus is on singles.
Has Raducanu won a gold medal in singles at an Olympics?
No, Raducanu has yet to win a gold medal in singles at an Olympics.
Does Emma Raducanu have any siblings?
No, Raducanu does not have any siblings.
Does Emma Raducanu have any kids?
No, Emma Raducanu does not currently have any kids.
Who are Emma Raducanu’s Parents?
Emma Raducanu’s Parents are Ian and Renee Raducanu. Her father Ian is from Bucharest in Romania and her mother Renee is originally from Shenyang in China.
Did Raducanu win the US Open without dropping a set?
Yes, Raducanu claimed her maiden grand slam title without dropping a set during the entire tournament. Mariam Bolkvadze came closest to taking a set off Emma in the second set of their second round of qualifying match (7-5).
How tall is Emma Raducanu?
Emma Raducanu is 5 foot 9 inches tall (1.75 meters).
What forehand grip does Emma Raducanu use?
Like the majority of top pros on the WTA Tour, Emma Raducanu uses a Semi-Western Forehand Grip.
How much did Emma Raducanu win in Prize Money at the 2021 US Open?
Emma Raducanu won prize money of $2.5 million for winning the US Open in 2021.