Emma Radacanu has opened up on a “surreal” return to Wimbledon after going from anonymity to international superstardom within the last 12 months.
The Bromley teenager, who has been re-watching highlights of her run to the fourth round here, claimed she feels under no personal pressure of expectation at her home Grand Slam.
“I’m similar to rocking up here this week mainly,” she smiled.
The A level student arrived on the All England Club last yr ranked world No.338 and and not using a single win on the WTA Tour.
The British No.1 is back this yr because the US Open champion along with her image on posters throughout London – including outside Wimbledon station – for her latest blue-chip sponsor HSBC. “Strawberries and dreams”, is one caption.