WATCH: Emma Raducanu praises Andy Murray during Wimbledon post-match interview

Emma Raducanu praises former World number one Andy Murray and seems excited to be playing mixed doubles with the British legend. The young and upcoming star is excited about the opportunity.

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The Wimbledon 2024 is filled with individuals who are planning to make a comeback this season and are looking forward to getting back to the top of the charts. Former 2021 US Open champion Emma Raducanu is one of the upcoming stars who had missed out on a lot of games and has fallen in terms of rankings. This Wimbledon will be an opportunity for the young star to finally get back to some form and win some big titles.

It has been a great tournament for Emma Raducanu so far where she has got two straight victories going forward into the contest. She has been having a decent tournament so far and will be playing Maria Sakkari in the 3rd round. Not only that, but she will also feature with former World number one and 3-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray in the mixed doubles as well. This will be a duo that everyone will be looking forward to going forward.and see how the upcoming star and the UK legend gel together on the court.

Also check: Wimbledon 2024: Emma Raducanu vs Maria Sakkari preview, head-to-head stats and Odds of round 3

All Praises for Murray by Emma

There is no doubt that Emma is excited to be sharing the court with Andy Murray who has created a platform for British Tennis players right now. She had even displayed her feelings in the post-match interview at Wimbledon where she praised Murray a lot saying " It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity; a dream of mine since I was a young girl watching the Olympics. Andy is a hero to all of us – it’s a real gift and a real honour that he asked me and it’s a moment that I could never say no to.” This statement was an example of how much Murray means to the young generation and how much he inspires them as well. 

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This is one of the best moments for Emma as she will be playing alongside one of the greatest players in the world, who has achieved it all in the game of Tennis. A young and upcoming star and a living legend of the same nation is something to witness especially in a big tournament like Wimbledon which is a Grand Slam event remembered by everyone all around the World. Emma will also have a lot to learn from someone like Murray who is one of the technically gifted players in the world and she will also be looking forward to it.

 

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