US Open champion Emma Radukanu will play on UK soil for the first time since August.
The teenager’s competitive season for the year ended last week when she lost in the second round of the Linz Open in Austria.
Radukanu’s competitive season, which saw him win the US Open, is over
Radukanu, whose last appearance in Britain was at Wimbledon, would then go into action in London to end her illustrious year, which saw her become the first qualifier to win a major tournament.
The British No. 1 woman made headlines around the world by winning Flushing Meadows in September and here’s how you can see her in the capital…
When is Emma Radukanu’s next game?
She will take on Romania’s world number 83 Elena-Gabriela Russe in an exhibition competition at the Champions Tennis event later this month.
The match takes place at the Royal Albert Hall and Radukanu will be in action on Sunday 28 November with the doors opening at 12 noon.
She will play in the UK for the first time since Virginia Wade in 1977, becoming the first British woman to win a Grand Slam singles title.
Radukanu previously played the WTA No. 83 Dodge in a training session at the Transylvanian Open, but this would be the first real match between the two.
Radukanu will be playing on British soil for the first time since winning the US Open. Who else will play at the Royal Albert Hall?
This year’s Champions Tennis event features Radukanu in his first game as Torben Beltz will be his new coach.
Greg Ruseski, former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic and Spaniard David Ferrer are other notable names taking part in the event.
Paul McCann, Vice President, Tennis Events, IMG “Champions Tennis is an incredible opportunity for fans, families and friends of all ages to watch the stalwarts of the sport play world-class tennis in one spectacular venue.
“Our team of superstars including Britain’s most exciting tennis star Emma Radakanu will guarantee incredible singles and doubles action over four days. This event is not to be missed!
Radukanu won the US Open in September How do fans get tickets?
Beginning Thursday, November 25, the four-day tournament will have daily afternoon and evening sessions, with three scheduled matches per season; Two competitive singles matches and one doubles match.
Tickets are available from £20 per person and are on sale now through the ATP Champions Tennis website here.
Radukanu will appear on the final day of the weekend, then return to competition in January for the 2022 Australian Open.
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