World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev hailed Emma Raducanu for her “unimaginable” US Open victory. Raducanu, who was ranked at No. 150 on the earth on the time of the match, went via qualifying to earn a essential draw place.
Raducanu then went on to win seven extra essential draw matches and seize her first Grand Slam title on the age of 18. Raducanu grew to become the first-ever qualifier to win a grand Slam title. In the long run, Raducanu gained 10 matches on the US Open — all with out a dropped set.
Think about being 18, taking part in in your 4th professional occasion, profitable solely a 25k earlier than and now being @usopen champ! Unbelievable. 👏 👏@EmmaRaducanu pic.twitter.com/xGtOt3YkHs — Daniil Medvedev (@DaniilMedwed) September 14, 2021
Medvedev, Raducanu declare victories on the US Open
Within the US Open males’s singles closing, Medvedev beat world No.
1 Novak Djokovic in straight units to earn his maiden Main. After the ultimate, Medvedev admitted that profitable his first Grand Slam trophy was particular. “All the things that occurs for the primary time is particular. After I gained my first junior match, it meant rather a lot to me.
After I gained my first future, I used to be blissful. I believe whenever you repeat one thing, there’s a little bit completely different feelings except you make historical past,” Medvedev stated. “Why I say it is because now profitable the Masters, I am tremendous blissful, robust achievement.
Not many participant gained a Masters of their profession. However the one factor I used to be pondering after profitable one other Masters is I would like extra, I need to attempt to do extra. “You by no means know if you are going to obtain it in your profession. Once more I used to be all the time saying, If I do not, I simply need to know that I did my greatest to do it.
“Now it’s kind of — I do not know if (indiscernible) is an effective phrase, however numerous happiness. That is my first Grand Slam. I do not understand how I will really feel if I win a second one or third one. That is my first one, so I am actually blissful. Means rather a lot to me.”