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    WATCH: US Open winner – and F1 fan – Emma Raducanu's hot lap of Silverstone

    Emma Raducanu stunned fans around the world as she won the US Open on Saturday, and we have an onboard video of the self-confessed F1 fanatic taking a Pirelli Hot Lap around Silverstone.

    The British tennis star's meteoric rise through the ranks has captured hearts of sports fans, and the 18-year-old is known to be an avid Grand Prix viewer – even watching the sessions in her New York City hotel room during the tennis tournament.

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    At the British Grand Prix, she had the enviable chance to be in the passenger's seat of a supercar for a Pirelli Hot Lap – which you can watch in the video player above.

    Meanwhile the Mercedes F1 team congratulated her on her first Grand Slam victory, whlie Lewis Hamilton wrote on Instagram: "Wow dreams do come true. Well done @EmmaRaducanu first of many".