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Emma Raducanu reaches last eight of Korea Open after beating Wickmayer

The Guardian
Thursday 22 September 2022 11:36

British No 1 eases to a 6-3, 7-5 victory in SeoulRaducanu faces Magda Linette of Poland in quarter-finalsEmma Raducanu reached the quarter-finals of the Korea Open after easing to a 6-3, 7-5 victory over Belgium’s Yanina Wickmayer on Thursday. The British No 1 and tournament sixth seed took one hour and 40 minutes in Seoul to continue rebuilding after her recent first-round exit from the US Open, the event that propelled her to stardom last year.Last week’s Slovenia Open lasted only a round longer, but in Seoul she displayed the resolve needed to overcome a fightback from Wickmayer as a 4-1 lead in the second set ebbed away. Continue reading...

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