New Delhi: Emma Raducanu had to pull out of Wimbledon on Wednesday, June 29 at the US Open champion. She lost in straight sets to Caroline Garcia in the second round of women’s singles. In this match, 10th seed Radukanu could not give any competition to French player Caroline after losing both the sets 6-3, 6-3.
Actually, 19-year-old Radukanu was seen lagging from the beginning of the match. He easily lost the first set. In the second set, he definitely tried to give a little competition, but in the last, this set also did not hold in his hands like sand. Emma and Garcia were at one point tied 3-3 in the second set.
Let us tell you that here the British fans were expecting Emma’s return but Garcia started taking the lead from here and winning points one after the other, won the second set as well. In this match, Emma could not collect many points even during the first serve. She won only 45% of the points during the first serve. In this match, Garcia put up a strong performance with 25 winners.
At the same time, after the victory, Garcia said, ‘Emma is a big player. She has proved that she can do very well in big tournaments. Garcia also reacted to playing on center court at Wimbledon for the first time. He said that he enjoyed playing in the Central Court. He thoroughly enjoyed the match. This was his first match here which was very special.
first published:June 30, 2022, 11:58 a.m.