In their first ever meeting as professional tennis players, Raducanu made tennis history by becoming the first qualifier to win a major tennis tournament. She defeated Fernandez 6-4, 6-3 to become the 2021 US Open Women’s Singles Champion.
No men's singles player has won more Grand Slam tennis championships than Novak Djokovic. The 34-year-old Serb has 20 career victories at major tournaments, tied with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal atop the all-time men's singles
On the opposite side, Djokovic could almost taste history. Djokovic is one win away from walking on tennis' hallowed ground. A victory over second-seeded Daniil Medvedev on Sunday would make him the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to win the calendar Grand Slam.
A young Livingston tennis fan recently got a chance to experience one of the biggest stages in the sport: the U.S. Open. Last weekLuccia of Livingston, 12, served as one of the trophy holders at the women's finals match between Leylah Fernandez and Emma Raducanu.