Emma Raducanu (150 °) and Leylah Fernandez (73 °) fully immersed themselves in the world of tennis after what they did at the recent US Open: starring in the youngest Grand Slam final of the century (Raducanu won for 6 -4 and 6-3).
In this way, with the enormous amount of points that they reaped in the prestigious American contest, Both tennis players will achieve an important rise in the world ranking, starting next Monday (September 13): Emma, brand new champion, will rise 127 positions and will be number 23 on the planet. Clearly its best historic location.
Leylah, for his part, will have a little consolation after the severe blow he suffered in the final at Flushing Meadows: it will rise 46 places and will go from being the 73rd WTA to the 27th. After these, the two players will completely forget to play a qualification for the tournaments majors (Raducanu mainly) and, on top, they will be seeded.
The 18 and 19-year-old players, respectively, are here to stay and are called to be two of the main attractions that the circuit will have from now on.