Mandy Wiener | Lessons from Osaka, Biles and Raducanu: We need to look after our mental health

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Emma Raducanu holds on tightly to the American Open trophy.
Emma Raducanu holds on tightly to the American Open trophy.
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Sports stars, like Naomi Osaka and Simone Biles, and now Emma Raducanu, have shown us is that they are much more likely than older generations to speak frankly and openly about their mental health, and it is something that should be welcomed, writes Mandy Wiener.

Just two months ago, British teenager Emma Raducanu retired from her fourth-round match at Wimbledon on medical grounds. She was struggling to breathe, appeared to be hyperventilating and later said the experience of competing in the last-16 had "caught up with her".

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