Leylah Fernandez's sparkling U.S. Open run ends as Emma Raducanu claims 1st title

Canada's Leylah Fernandez suffered a 4-6, 3-6 defeat to Emma Raducanu of Great Britain in the final of the U.S. Open on Saturday.  (Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY Sports - image credit)
Canada's Leylah Fernandez suffered a 4-6, 3-6 defeat to Emma Raducanu of Great Britain in the final of the U.S. Open on Saturday. (Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY Sports - image credit)

Leylah Fernandez's sparkling run at the U.S. Open came to an end following a 4-6, 3-6 loss to Great Britain's Emma Raducanu on Saturday.

The 19-year-old Montrealer was attempting to become the second Canadian to win a major in singles, after Bianca Andreescu won in New York in 2019.

More to come.

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