Mum-of-three Holly Willoughby could not resist congratulating tennis participant Emma Raducanu following her Grand Slam victory within the US on Saturday
Holly Willoughby has develop into the most recent well-known face to reward tennis star Emma Raducanu following her epic win on Saturday.
The 18-year-old sports activities star turned the primary British feminine tennis participant to win the US Open in additional than 40 years this weekend.
Emma did not lose a set throughout her spectacular last towards Canada’s Leylah Fernandez and was topped champion.
Following her spectacular achievement at such a younger age, numerous celebrities have taken to their social media accounts to bathe reward on the Bromely-based tennis star.
This Morning host Holly joined the likes of Piers Morgan and footballer Marcus Rashford in congratulating Emma on Sunday morning.
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Taking to her Instagram account, the 40-year-old presenter shared a snap of the victorious tennis champ along with her newly acquired trophy to her 7.three million followers.
“She did it!… Big congratulations to @emmaraducanu Champ!” the mum-of-three captioned the shot of the Grand Slam winner.
Lots of Holly’s followers joined the Dancing on Ice presenter in congratulating Emma for her current success.
All Saints star Nicole Appleton was one of many many to go away a remark beneath the star’s newest Instagram put up.
The 46-year-old singer left two appreciative emojis beneath the snap as her method of displaying her assist for the teenage tennis sensation.
“Completely superb match,” one other follower wrote.
“What an inspiration to all younger girls. Congratulations lovely woman.”
Emma’s inspirational win on Saturday evening comes simply weeks after the record-breaking teenager dropped out of the Wimbledon championships.
The tennis champ withdrew from the English event through the fourth spherical again in July, citing affected by panic assaults as her motive for an early exit.
Piers Morgan took concern with the younger star’s want to place her psychological well being first, criticising the longer term champ for her Wimbledon withdrawal on-line on the time.
Nonetheless, the previous Good Morning Britain presenter swallowed his pleasure on Saturday evening and have become one of many first massive names to congratulate the sports activities star on her success.
“@EmmaRaducanu wins the US Open. This is without doubt one of the biggest achievements in British sporting historical past,” the TV star started a collection of tweets.
“Congrats, Emma – you champion.”
Recreation of Thrones star Sophie Turner additionally praised Emma for her inspirational comeback on Saturday evening.
The actress took to her Instagram Tales to congratulate the teenage champion after supporting the tennis sensation on her journey to the ultimate all week.
Emma’s victory on the court docket has additionally impressed members of the Royal Household to reward the star on her spectacular win on American soil.
Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge took to her shared Instagram account with Prince William to non-public ship a message of congratulations to the tennis champ.
The 39-year-old wrote that “we’re all so happy with you” as she ship her regards to the brand new title-holder.
The Queen additionally despatched well-wishes to the newly-crowned champ.
The pinnacle of state issued a press release shortly after Emma’s victory was confirmed, the place she praised the teenager on her “excellent efficiency.”
“I ship my congratulations to you in your success in profitable america Open Tennis Championships,” the message started.
“It’s a outstanding achievement at such a younger age, and is testomony to your laborious work and dedication.”
The assertion concluded: “I’ve little question your excellent efficiency, and that of your opponent Leylah Fernandez, will encourage the subsequent technology of tennis gamers. I ship my warmest good needs to you and your many supporters.”