British teen star Emma Raducanu has develop into the primary ever qualifier to achieve the semi-finals of the US Open with a dominant straight-sets win over Belinda Bencic.
Raducanu disregarded some transient early nerves to dominate the 11th seed Olympic gold medallist and safe a 6-Three 6-Four win – she remains to be but to drop a set at this 12 months’s event.
The 18-year-old will now take her place as British primary and face both fourth seed Karolina Pliskova or 17th seed Maria Sakkari in Thursday’s semi-finals.
Raducanu is the primary British participant to achieve this stage of the event since Jo Durie in 1983, and barely confirmed any indicators that that wouldn’t be the case, dismissing no matter Bencic threw at her.
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