Emma Raducanu’s sensational US Open win in numbers

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She was the first qualifier ever to win a Grand Slam and the first British woman to achieve a Grand Slam title since Virgina Wade’s win at Wimbledon in 1977. To understand the impact of Emma Raducanu’s huge achievement we have broken down her success into numbers.

0 ‑ The number of sets Raducanu lost in the US Open tournament

1 ‑ She is now the British no.1 in tennis with one Grand Slam under her belt

1.75 ‑ Is her height in metres, she stands at 1.75m / 5ft 7″

2 ‑ She has 2 A Levels, an A* in maths and an A in economics ‑ which she gained whilst in the depths of her training for the US Open

3 ‑ Aces served in her US Open final

4 ‑ The number of breakpoints that Raducanu won in the final

5 ‑ The age when she was introduced to tennis by her parents, five-years-old

10 Matches were won by her at this year’s tournament with her final match score concluding at 6-4 6-3

12 She won 12 games in the final

18 Raducanu is only 18-years-old

24 Her new projected world ranking is 24

44 The number of years since the last British woman, Virginia Wade, won a Grand Slam singles title

50 The number of games that she lost in the US Open (including qualifiers)

72 She had a 72 percent first serve success rate in the final

81 ‑ The final saw her win a total of 81 points

109 ‑ 109mph was the top speed her serve reached in final, which was 13mph slower than the 17-year-old Coco Gauff’s fastest serve during the tournament

120 ‑ Overall Raducanu won 120 games in the US Open

150 ‑ 150 was her world ranking at the beginning of the tournament

338 ‑ 338 was her world ranking before arriving at Wimbledon as a wild card earlier this year

3,461 ‑ It is just over 3,461 miles between the US Open ground at flushing meadows to her home in the London Borough of Bromley

23,771 ‑ An incredible 23,711 people watched the final in person at the Arthur Ashe stadium in New York

9,000,000 ‑ The peak TV audience recorded by channel four was roughly 9,200,000

150,000,000 ‑ £15m is her predicted net worth following her triumph

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