US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu wins and performs Shelby Rogers subsequent in New York

Emma Raducanu celebrates winning at the US Open


Emma Raducanu has reached the last 16 in back-to-back Grand Slams
Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Date: 30 August-12 September
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British teenager Emma Raducanu thrashed Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo in a one-sided US Open encounter and will face American Shelby Rogers in the last 16.

Raducanu, 18, won 6-0 6-1 against world number 41 Sorribes Tormo as her overseas Grand Slam debut continued with an extraordinary win in New York.

She will play Rogers on Monday after the world number 43 stunned Australian top seed Ashleigh Barty.

“My game is just getting better with each match,” said Raducanu.

After bursting on to the Grand Slam scene with a stunning run to the Wimbledon last 16 as a wildcard, the world number 150 has now matched that breakout display at Flushing Meadows.

Sorribes Tormo is the highest-ranked player…