Oct 14 (Reuters) – U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu has pulled out of subsequent week’s Kremlin Cup in Moscow following her second-spherical loss on the Indian Wells match, British media reported on Thursday.
No rapid purpose was given for the withdrawal.
“Unfortunately, I’ve had to make a tournament schedule change and won’t be able to play Moscow this year but I hope to compete there and in front of the Russian fans next year,” Raducanu stated.
“I look forward to returning to the tour in the next couple of weeks.”
Briton Raducanu, 18, misplaced to Belarus’ Aliaksandra Sasnovich in straight units at Indian Wells final week in her first match since successful the U.S. Open title at Flushing Meadows. learn extra
The world quantity 22 stated she was dissatisfied with the defeat by Sasnovich however wanted to “cut herself some slack”.
“The experiences that I’m going through right now, even though I might not feel 100% amazing right now, I know they’re for the greater good… in the bigger picture, I’ll be thanking this moment,” Raducanu stated.
She is scheduled to play in occasions in Romania and Austria earlier than the tip of the season.