Emma Raducanu 'can't get a tennis court' as US Open winner 'suffering the Raducanu effect'


    Emma Raducanu has quipped that she is struggling to book tennis courts following the participation boom that has been caused by her sensational US Open win. The 18-year-old became the first British woman to win a Grand Slam since 1977 when she defeated Leyla Fernandez in New York on Sunday. 

    Good Morning Britain presenter Ben Shephard put it to Raducanu that one of his friends is struggling to book a court as a result of the increased popularity of the sport.

    Raducanu quipped back insisting that she is facing exactly the same struggle. 


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