Queen leads congratulations for Emma Raducanu's stunning Slam win

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Tennis News: Emma Raducanu's extraordinary US Open triumph on Saturday led to an explosion of joy in Britain, with Queen Elizabeth II leading the celebrations as t
Look at that bounce back @EmmaRaducanu US Open champion, amazing. Congratulations 👏🏾👏🏾🇬🇧 — Marcus Rashford MBE (@MarcusRashford) 1631398276000

A star is born- Emma Raducanu makes history - never has a qualifier won a major- men or women- and she is just gett… https://t.co/p91JBIfNvK — Martina Navratilova (@Martina) 1631400631000

LONDON: Emma Raducanu 's extraordinary US Open triumph on Saturday led to an explosion of joy in Britain, with Queen Elizabeth II leading the celebrations as the 18-year-old qualifier made tennis history in New York.Raducanu beat 19-year-old Canadian Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3 to become Britain's first women's Grand Slam singles champion since Virginia Wade at Wimbledon in 1977, and the first player to win a major after coming through a qualifying tournament."I send my congratulations to you on your success," the Queen said. "It is a remarkable achievement at such a young age, and is testament to your hard work and dedication."Raducanu's win even managed to knock football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo's two goals on his return to Manchester United off Sunday morning's British newspaper front pages.The Express called it "Absolutely…
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