A combo image shows Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez reacting after qualifying for the finals.
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.
Citing the concern over travelling to the region over security issues, the England cricket chiefs withdrew just three days after New Zealand abandoned their tour to the country for the same reason.
The 50 highest ranked players on the Race to Dubai Rankings in Partnership with Rolex will take on the Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates - designed by two-time Open Champion, Greg Norman - competing for a share of the $9 million prize pot.
Saud Al Shamsi, Tournament Director of the Dubai CrossFit Championship, said: “We are really excited to announce yet another edition of what has become one of the most anticipated competition in the world of CrossFit.