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Emma Raducanu: British tennis star’s New York fairy tale in pictures

Emma Raducanu has made history by winning the US Open women’s title, beating Leylah Fernandez 6-4 6-3 in the final.

The 18-year-old had already secured a place in the record books after becoming the first qualifier to reach a grand slam final – and she’s now the first British woman in 44 years to win one of the big four tournaments.

Here are some images from her phenomenal victory at Flushing Meadows in New York City.

Emma Raducanu. Pic: Scott Trindle

See the full feature in the October issue of British Vogue available via digital download and on newsstands Friday 10 September.

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