Emma Raducanu THRASHES Storm Sanders in Stuttgart on her WTA clay-court debut  – What We Know!

Emma Raducanu impressed on her WTA Tour clay-court debut with a straight-sets victory

Emma Raducanu breezed into the second spherical of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix match in Stuttgart with a straight-sets victory over Storm Sanders.

US Open champion Raducanu noticed off Australian qualifier Sanders 6-1, 6-2 as she marked her WTA Tour clay-court debut in model.

The 19-year-old, seeded eighth in Stuttgart, confirmed no discomfort after affected by a blister on her foot when taking part in for Nice Britain on the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague final weekend.

Emma Raducanu impressed on her WTA Tour clay-court debut with a straight-sets victory

The British No 1 dominated Australia's Storm Sanders in Stuttgart en route to a 6-1, 6-2 victory

The British No 1 dominated Australia’s Storm Sanders in Stuttgart en path to a 6-1, 6-2 victory

Raducanu was blighted by injuries at the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague but looked fit here

Raducanu was blighted by accidents on the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague however seemed match right here

Raducanu took a short while to search out her rhythm as she was taken to deuce on her first two service video games.

Sanders additionally gained her first service sport to like, however it was one-way visitors from that time as Raducanu’s energy from the baseline informed.

Raducanu dominated some glorious rallies and wrapped up the primary set in half-hour.

It was an analogous story within the second after Raducanu’s pace throughout the court docket allowed her to succeed in a Sanders drop shot and execute on her third break level.

Raducanu raced to get the first break and never looked back after taking the opening set

Raducanu raced to get the primary break and by no means seemed again after taking the opening set

Sanders showed flashes of her game, particularly on her forehand, but she found life tough

Sanders confirmed flashes of her sport, notably on her forehand, however she discovered life robust

Sanders stopped Raducanu profitable an eighth sport in a row by beefing up her serve.

However Raducanu, the world ranked No 12 and a whopping 185 locations above Sanders, was in no temper to let her opponent off the hook.

She broke once more for a 4-1 lead and her robust serve ensured that current difficulties of closing out matches wouldn’t be a problem this time.

Raducanu mentioned: ‘It’s been a superb begin for me to the clay season, at this time being my first WTA match on clay. I’m actually excited to spend extra time on this floor and actually proud of my efficiency at this time.

Raducanu was all smiles at the end and said she is delighted to have started strong on clay

Raducanu was all smiles on the finish and mentioned she is delighted to have began robust on clay

‘I feel my serve (happy me most). I used to be getting plenty of good factors from my serve, organising nicely and it lasted all through your complete match. That’s an enchancment from me.

‘It has been tough to transition to clay. Final week I used to be being taught the best way to slide on the clay utilizing a medication ball. 

‘To have come this far within the area of per week I’m very glad. It’s nearly being snug with the unstable floor beneath.’

Raducanu, who wore a Tottenham jersey throughout her pre-tournament observe, will play Germany’s Tamara Korpatsch within the spherical of 16.