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Raducanu stuns the tennis world

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Britain's Emma Raducanu became the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam tennis title after beating fellow tennager Leylah Fernandez of Canada to win the US Open Women's Singles title at Flushing Meadows in New York.

The 18-year-old won 6-4 6-3 against her 19-year-old opponent to also become the first British female winner at Flushing Meadows since 1968, the youngest women's Grand Slam champion for 17 years and the first woman to win the US Open without dropping a set since 2014.

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