September 14 (Hfrance.fr) - The scintillating race of Emma Raducanu title of the US Open won him millions of new fans around the world and among them was Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp, who was enthralled by the final and said he would now keep a closer eye on the women's tennis.
Raducanu, 18, stunned the sports world when she became the first qualifier to win aGrand Slam, beating 19-year-old Canadian Leylah Fernandez in the final. learn more
Klopp said women's tennis is in good hands after watching teenage girls fight on the court and he described Raducanu as the "talent of the century ".
" It was impressive, a long time ago I watched a full tennis match and even more since I 'watched a full women's tennis match. I was really impressed with the power and speed, "Klopp told reporters on Tuesday.
"We also watched the interviews and the two girls, how they spoke at 18 and 19, it was inspiring, maybe even more than tennis and it was inspiring enough already. was overwhelmed by the way they introduced themselves.
"Emma showed great respect for her, they knew and hoped that they would face each other very often in the future and participate in many more finals. 'was just a great show of sportsmanship, in elite sport, how humble you can be when you're so young and on top of the world.
" I will certainly watch women's tennis a lot more now than I have in recent years. " Report by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru, edited by Ed Osmond
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