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Emma Raducanu believes that time off has put her in the right place to begin her comeback as she ramps up preparations to return to the court.
The former US Open champion said she was ‘itching’ to get back to wielding a racket after a hiatus caused by three minor surgeries which has allowed her time to learn how to play the piano and work on her painting skills.
Now ranked 284 having not played since April, she is due to play some exhibition tennis in Asia ahead of the start of next season in Australia.
‘It was difficult to train after the surgeries, so it was very sedentary in the beginning,’ she said in an interview with Amazon Prime, referring to the span of time from May