RADUCANU TO RETURN NINE MONTHS AFTER WITHDRAWING FROM ASB CLASSIC, WHICH KICKS OFF NEXT JANUARY
Emma Raducanu (Great Britain), the 2021 US Open Women’s Singles Champion, will return to action in January 2024.The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Tour announced on Monday that Raducanu has been awarded a wild card to compete in the ASB Classic, which begins on January 1, 2024. Radkhanou hasn’t competed since the WTA Tour Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany, in April. She underwent wrist and ankle surgery and has been rehabbing since then to prepare for her return to the court .The ASB Classic, which marks Radkhanou’s comeback, will kick off on January 1, 2024, in Auckland, New Zealand. Born in 2002, Radukanu became the first man or woman in history to qualify for and win a major at the 2021 US Open. He reached a career-high singles ranking of No. 10 last year, but has been sidelined by injury this year and is now ranked No. 296.
Even with the injury protection ranking, Radkhanou, who is ranked 103rd, will likely have to qualify for the Australian Open, the first major of the season, which kicks off on January 14, 2024.Radkhanou was not among the four women’s singles main draw wildcards announced by the Australian Open organizing committee on Saturday .Caroline Wozniacki (DEN), the 2018 Australian Open women’s singles champion, received a wildcard for the 2024 Australian Open. However, the tournament organizers will select four more wild cards in the future, 카지노사이트 so it is possible that Radkhanou could receive a direct ticket to the main draw at that time.