Raducanu became the first qualifier to reach a grand slam final and the youngest finalist in 17 years, after eliminating Greece's 17th seed Maria Sakkari 6-1 6-4.
The ranked 150th Raducanu was the first British woman in 44 years to win a slam title after defeating the ranked 73rd Fernandez 6-4, 6-3.
This is not the first time that two teenagers clashed in a Grand Slam final, bringing fame and glamour and the big money that goes with it.
The 2021 edition of the US Open was like none other. It will go down in history for the spirited women’s final and the unlikely winner in British teen Raducanu.