Emma Raducanu splits from coach Andrew Richardson just months after US Open triumph


mma Raducanu has break up from coach Andrew Richardson just months following her US Open up triumph.

The 18-yr-outdated thinks she requires a a lot more skilled mentor to assistance guidebook her by way of the upcoming measures on the WTA tour.

Raducanu claimed she requires “a person who’s had that skilled tour encounter, and has been as a result of it and observed gamers in my circumstance for many several years going through the exact since it’s likely to choose a large amount”.

Richardson earlier coached Raducanu at Bromley Tennis Centre and was in her corner for her fairytale triumph collectively in New York.

Raducanu described a “hard conversation” she has experienced with Richardson within times of that victory.

She claimed: “I sense like at this stage in my occupation, and enjoying the leading gamers in the planet, I realised I definitely want anyone correct now that has experienced that WTA Tour expertise at the substantial amounts, which suggests that I am searching for a person who has been at that stage and appreciates what it normally takes.

”And specifically correct now for the reason that I am so new to it, I truly will need a person to information me who’s now been via that.

“It can be tough to have that dialogue with any individual, but I feel for me like that is just actually what I need to have.”