Raducanu won 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 over Polona Hercog
in the first round of Cluj-napoca on Tuesday.
Raducanu picked up what was remarkably her first win at a WTA Tour-level event, and her first win overall since she won the US Open in mid-September, by defeating the No. 124-ranked Slovenian in a three-set comeback. The 18-year-old from Great Britain had followed up her title run in Flushing Meadows with an early exit in Indian Wells earlier this month. She's the No. 3 seed at this event and is in the same half of the draw as top seed Simona Halep