Emma Raducanu enjoys lunch with fellow tennis pro Fran Jones after being branded 'serial choker' by trolls on social media after failing to get through to Wimbledon's second week

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Emma Raducanu enjoyed immoderate down clip from Wimbledon arsenic she went for luncheon pinch chap tennis pro Fran Jones successful London connected Wednesday.

The tennis star, 21, and her pal, 23, looked successful bully spirits arsenic they caught up while eating al fresco.

Emma trim a casual fig for nan time arsenic she sported a agleam reddish T-shirt which she paired pinch matching trainers and acheronian bluish jeans.

The jock draped a achromatic jumper complete her shoulders and completed her outfit pinch a brace of sunglasses. 

Fran besides opted for a laid backmost look arsenic she wore a babe bluish jumper pinch navy jeans and achromatic trainers. 

Emma Raducanu (right) enjoyed immoderate down clip from Wimbledon arsenic she went for luncheon pinch chap tennis pro Fran Jones (left) successful London connected Wednesday

Emma trim a casual fig for nan time arsenic she sported a agleam reddish T-shirt which she paired pinch matching trainers and acheronian bluish jeans

The tennis prima and her pal looked successful bully spirits arsenic they caught up while eating al fresco

The jock draped a achromatic jumper complete her shoulders and completed her outfit pinch a brace of sunglasses

Fran besides opted for a laid backmost look arsenic she wore a babe bluish jumper pinch navy jeans and achromatic trainers

Emma was seen checking her telephone arsenic she went for a stroll pinch Fran and she besides posed for snaps pinch fans who spotted her. 

The outing comes days aft Emma was attacked by societal media trolls who branded her a 'serial choker' aft she mislaid her 4th information Wimbledon lucifer connected Sunday.

The 21-year-old was stunned by qualifier Lulu Sun from New Zealand 6-2 5-7 6-2 successful an epic three-set conflict connected Centre Court. 

The Brit clinched nan 2nd group 7-5 and had to return an early aesculapian timeout successful nan the decider aft she suffered an awkward fall.  

But trolls connected societal media were acold from impressed by her capacity pinch immoderate describing her arsenic a 'one deed wonder'. 

She was besides criticised for her determination to propulsion retired of her lucifer with Andy Murray to 'prioritise singles'. 

Emma, however, doubled down connected her withdrawal from nan mixed doubles saying she had to put herself first. 

She told reporters successful her post-match property conference: 'I don't deliberation I would person done it immoderate different way. I deliberation successful this athletics especially, arsenic an individual, you person to make your ain calls and prioritise yourself.

Emma was seen checking her telephone arsenic she went for a stroll pinch Fran and she besides posed for snaps pinch fans who spotted her.

The prima fto her brunette locks autumn loose down her shoulders for nan outing 

The outing comes days aft Emma was attacked by societal media trolls who branded her a 'serial choker' aft she mislaid her 4th information Wimbledon lucifer connected Sunday

The 21-year-old was stunned by qualifier Lulu Sun from New Zealand 6-2 5-7 6-2 successful an epic three-set conflict connected Centre Court

The Brit clinched nan 2nd group 7-5 and had to return an early aesculapian timeout successful nan the decider aft she suffered an awkward fall

But trolls connected societal media were acold from impressed by her capacity pinch immoderate describing her arsenic a 'one deed wonder'

She was besides criticised for her determination to propulsion retired of her lucifer pinch Andy Murray to 'prioritise singles'

'Especially pinch my history, I conscionable had to put myself first.'

One personification commented connected X: 'Emma Raducanu. Serial choker. Get outta here. Boom.'

Another added: 'That was a bad 24 hours for fans of Emma Raducanu.'

A 3rd said: 'Beaten by nan overmuch amended player, people alternatively flattered Raducanu.

'Performance lacked bravery, courageousness and endeavour. A cautious mindset that seems to beryllium instilled successful our sporting elite successful this country.' 

Another personification posted: 'Lulu Sun hit Emma Raducanu astatine nan Centre Court successful Wimbledon 2024 by watching YouTube videos.' 

Others, however, criticised nan trolls who were speedy to jump connected Emma's performance. 

Lola Elise posted: 'The hatred connected present towards a 21 twelvemonth aged young female playing tennis is really weird and shines a ray connected immoderate of nan genuinely nasty group who walk their days connected this app. 

'Come backmost stronger #EmmaRaducanu. Congratulations Lulu Sun, good played!'

Another added: 'Baffled by nan dislike connected Emma Raducanu. She's 21 and has been battling injuries for a mates of years, let nan woman a spot of slack.'

Emma, however, doubled down connected her withdrawal from nan mixed doubles saying she had to put herself first

She told reporters successful her post-match property conference: 'I don't deliberation I would person done it immoderate different way'

She added: 'I deliberation successful this athletics especially, arsenic an individual, you person to make your ain calls and prioritise yourself'

Emma looked tense against powerful New Zealander Sun who was nan first qualifier to make nan women's singles quarter-finals astatine Wimbledon successful 14 years

Emma looked tense against powerful New Zealander Sun who was nan first qualifier to make nan women's singles quarter-finals astatine Wimbledon successful 14 years.

She battled difficult to unit a deciding group but later slumped to a 6-2 5-7 6-2 defeat.

Left-hander Sun, who had ne'er won a expansive slam main-draw lucifer earlier this week and is now connected a seven-match winning streak, racked up 52 winners compared pinch conscionable 19 from Emma and will now look Donna Vekic for a spot successful nan semi-finals.

It had not been a comfortable 24 hours for Emma, pinch nan affirmative vibes from her 3 awesome wins fixed a hammering by her determination to contradict Andy Murray a Wimbledon swansong by pulling retired of their mixed doubles opener citing a stiff wrist.

She recovered herself nan taxable of unwanted headlines, pinch nan societal media publication of Judy Murray - albeit subsequently claimed not to beryllium a disapproval of Emma - adding substance to nan fire.

The strapping connected her correct wrist that had been coming successful believe connected Saturday was obscurity to beryllium seen, and Emma looked happy and relaxed hitting pinch chap British subordinate Liam Broady up of nan match.

But, from nan commencement of nan title connected Centre Court, nan erstwhile US Open champion, who knows each excessively good what qualifiers tin achieve, seemed thing but comfortable.

Having swung freely done her past 2 matches against much-higher-ranked opponents, present each nan unit was connected Emma, and it showed.

Her serve, which has been a cardinal spot each tournament, was disconnected and her groundstrokes lacked their accustomed fizz.

She battled difficult to unit a deciding group but later slumped to a 6-2 5-7 6-2 defeat

Sun, connected nan different hand, looked for illustration playing connected Centre Court was thing she had been doing each her life, nan 23-year-old crunching nan shot and breaking nan Raducanu service - which nan Briton had not dropped since nan first information - doubly to spell 3-0 up.

Like Emma, Sun comes from a cosmopolitan background, pinch a Chinese mother and Croatian begetter - arsenic good arsenic a British-German stepfather - while she precocious switched backmost to representing New Zealand having antecedently played nether nan emblem of Switzerland, wherever she grew up.

Emma retrieved 1 of nan breaks but her comeback was short-lived arsenic Sun, who defeated eighth seed Zheng Qinwen successful information one, powered her measurement to different break and past nan set.

Emma was nether unit again astatine nan commencement of nan 2nd but this clip managed to clasp connected to her serve, pinch Sun, classed 123, putting a elemental forehand volley agelong connected break constituent astatine 1-1.

Emma past had 2 break points successful nan adjacent crippled but was incapable to alteration nan momentum, missing 2 backhand returns disconnected 2nd serves.

She hung connected again successful nan seventh crippled but astatine slightest produced immoderate of her champion tennis to prevention 2 much break points.

Emma's efforts successful keeping her chemoreceptor successful beforehand connected service were rewarded astatine 5-6 erstwhile Sun tightened up a little, missing an overhead and past going agelong connected nan 2nd group point.

However, nan temper changed successful nan opening crippled of nan 3rd group erstwhile Emma slipped while hitting a forehand, sitting connected nan crushed shaking her caput earlier calling nan trainer, who worked connected her near hip, limb and back, which she had been periodically holding during nan 2nd set.

Emma underwent room connected her near ankle past year, arsenic good arsenic some wrists, aft slipping astatine a tourney successful Auckland.

She restarted successful assured manner pinch an ace but looked a small uncertain successful her activity and dropped serve. 

The crowd tried to animate Emma into different fightback but a double responsibility costs her a 2nd break astatine 2-4 and Sun clinched a deserved victory.


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