Emma Raducanu Has No Pressure To Defend US Open Title

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British tennis player Emma Raducanu admits that she is not under pressure when appearing at the US Open or the 2022 US Open. The 19-year-old tennis player returns to New York with the status of defending champion at the Grand Slam which will start on 29 next August.

Defending the title will be Raducanu’s target. “Pressure is just what I put on myself or what I expect from myself. I only feel pressure or think about it every time I’m in a press conference because every question is about pressure,” Raducanu said. August 2022.

Emma Raducanu had her biggest tennis feat a year ago at Flushing Meadows. A player who had to enter the tournament from qualifying, Raducanu, then ranked 150th, managed to beat a much more experienced opponent on his way to becoming a Grand Slam champion.

The victory earned him praise from the British public. However, since then, he has never won a tournament again. He had to withdraw through injury in Rome in May and at Nottingham in June. He was also eliminated from Roland-Garros and Wimbledon in the second round.

The 10th-ranked Briton recently lost in the quarter-finals of the Citi Open to bottom-ranked Liudmila Samsonova. According to him, the US Open in 2022 will be an opportunity to start over. “I’m really looking forward to coming back to New York and no matter what happens, I think it’s going to be a great ending to a chapter, going full circle,” he said.

“Regardless of the result, I can start again, a clean record. If all my points go down then I will try to come back. I think it will, regardless of what happens, it’s a fresh start,” said Emma Raducanu .