Emma Raducanu vs Ajla Tomljanovic LIVE: Wimbledon score updates as Brit bids for history

Raducanu vs Tomljanovic LIVE

– Emma Raducanu is the youngest British female to reach the fourth round of Wimbledon in the Open era.

– Emma Raducanu has not dropped a set in her opening three rounds at Wimbledon.

– The 18-year-old only made her debut on the WTA Tour last month in Nottingham.

– Ajla Tomljanovic is ranked 263 places higher than Emma Raducanu.

Raducanu vs Tomljanovic LIVE

*denotes server

Raducanu 4-5 Tomljanovic*

A high number of unforced errors from Raducanu already at 13 but she’s got her opponent running back and forth across the baseline and brings up two more break-point opportunities.

The Aussie holds once again but another long service game. Raducanu serving to stay in the set.

Raducanu* 4-4 Tomljanovic

Longest rally of the match at 18 shots with Tomljanovic coming out on top, but Raducanu immediately responds with back-to-back aces to hold.

Raducanu 3-4 Tomljanovic*

A long forehand brings up Raducanu’s first break point of the match but she can’t take advantage after sending a lazy backhand into the net.

Tomljanovic shows her experience to hold but there’s definitely a feeling that Raducanu can take this.

Raducanu* 3-3 Tomljanovic

Raducanu is completely unfazed by the magnitude of this moment. Playing up to the crowd and getting them involved. Taking a note from Andy Murray’s book.

Raducanu 2-3 Tomljanovic*

Both players guilty of not taking their chances when presented with them. Raducanu a bit rash on Tomljanovic’s second serve but there are opportunities there.

Raducanu* 2-2 Tomljanovic

The British teenager more than matching Tomljanovic so far and looks much more comfortable on her second service game.

Raducanu 1-2 Tomljanovic*

Raducanu still trying to work out Tomljanovic’s serve and yet to trouble the world No 75.

Raducanu* 1-1 Tomljanovic

An early break-point chance for the Aussie, but Raducanu delivers a brilliant serve to bring it back to deuce.

And she looked to get the crowd involved early on after a solid hold.

Raducanu 0-1 Tomljanovic*

Comfortable hold for the 28-year-old to certainly ease some nerves on Centre Court. She’s going to have to ignore the clear support for Raducanu on the other side of the net.

7.45pm: And he’s done it! Felix Auger Aliassime is through to the quarter finals for the first time at a Grand Slam!

Next up – Emma Raducanu.

7.40pm: Just waiting for this five-set thriller between Zverev and Auger Aliassime to finish.

The Canadian up a break in the fifth and is serving for the match…

7.35pm: Good evening and welcome to the finale of ‘Manic Monday’ at Wimbledon and what a way to finish it!

Emma Raducanu has blossomed into Britain’s newest superstar at Wimbledon with her incredible run to the fourth round.

Vitalia Diatchenko, Marketa Vondrousova and Sorana Cirstea all tried and failed to stop the 18-year-old.

And Raducanu is already guranteed a bumper pay day with £180,000 in prize money coming her way.

Go one round better and she will be given a guaranteed cheque for a whopping £300,000.

Putting the prize money to one side though, this promises to be an enthralling match on Court One with the 75 per cent capacity crowd set to make some noise.

And Express Sport is on hand to provide live updates throughout the match as soon as it gets underway.



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