Emma Raducanu withdraws from Kremlin Cup after disappointing early Indian Wells exit
US Open champion Emma Raducanu has withdrawn from the upcoming Kremlin Cup following her recent disappointing return to action.
Raducanu returned to competitive action for the first time following her US Open heroics at Indian Wells, but she suffered a loss against Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus in her opening match.
Raducanu has a hectic schedule coming up to see out the rest of 2021, but the workload has now eased slightly after pulling out of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow.
There has been no official reason given yet as to why the British teenager has withdrawn from next week's tournament.
The British sensation shot to stardom after her unimaginable run to glory at Flushing Meadows, where she beat fellow teenager Leylah Fernandez in straight sets in the final.
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