‘My skin was ripping off,’ says Raducanu after battling blisters with Samsonova next

Emma Raducanu Interview

Emma Raducanu will an extremely tough match against Maria Camila Osorio Serrano in straight sets, but after a battle that lasted 2 hours and 50 minutes. Emma will have to face Liudmila Samsonova in the quarters but she may struggle with her condition. Besides all the energy spent in her last match, Emma also revealed she is struggling a lot with blisters on her hand and feet.

During her latest on-court interview, Raducanu commented:

“At the beginning of the match, I was alright, but then throughout the match, my skin was just ripping off – it was pretty raw and open.”

Raducanu in Washington, ranking, and results in 2022

Emma Raducanu

11 - 13win/loss

Hard
4-6
Clay
6-5
Grass
1-2
19 year old
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2022 Highlights

Now the world no.10 (career-high), the Brit achieved an overall 11-12 match record in 2022. Emma is playing at the moment in Washington where she toppled the world no.216 Louisa Chirico 6-4 6-2 and the world no.67 Maria Camila Osorio Serrano 7-65 7-64.

Emma Raducanu will compete against the world no.60 Ludmilla Samsonova in the quarter on Friday at 12:00 pm on JOHN HARRIS. They have never played each other till now in top tournaments.

Raducanu
Washington
Raducanu's Record
Raducanu
Projected
Draw

Samsonova in Washington, ranking, and results in 2022

Liudmila Samsonova

13 - 14win/loss

Hard
9-7
Clay
3-4
Grass
1-3
23 year old
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2022 Highlights

Currently ranked no.60, Samsonova has achieved a compiled 12-14 record in 2022. The Russian is playing in Washington where she overcame the world no.30 Elise Mertens 7-64 6-4 and the world no.69 Ajla Tomljanovic 4-6 6-3 6-2.

Liudmila Samsonova will come up against the world no.10 Emma Raducanu in the quarter on Friday at 12:00 pm on JOHN HARRIS. They have never played each other up to now on the main tour.

Samsonova
Washington
Samsonova's Record
Samsonova
Projected
Draw

Emma Raducanu and Liudmila Samsonova have never squared off.