Us open 2020 coco gauff. Coco Gauff

Australian Open 2020

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She was the first American woman in 30 years to reach the third round in each of her first three main-draw appearances at majors, a feat accomplished by neither Williams sister, and the third player in the last 30 years to earn at least eight match wins at majors before her 16th birthday. At the , Gauff defeated Venus Williams in straight sets in the first round, in the second, and defending champion in the third, becoming the youngest player to defeat a top 5 player since beat at the. She made headlines around the world by reaching the fourth round of Wimbledon, becoming the youngest woman to reach the second week of a major since 1996. First set: Gauff wins 6-3 Both players came out with intent on serve. In singles she defeated before losing to in the second round.

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Australian Open 2020

us open 2020 coco gauff

With about half of the round of 16 field filled in, only two top-10 seeds remain in the bottom half of the men's draw and top half of the women's side. In doubles, Gauff and McNally recorded their best result in a Grand Slam to date, reaching the Quarterfinals before falling to 2nd seeded and 6—2, 6—4. She led 40-15 on serve, but couldn't consolidate, hitting two double faults in a tense game. They initially lived with her mother's parents before getting their own house. She chose to focus on tennis, having been inspired to play by the and because of her preference to compete in an individual sport.

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Australian Open 2020: Coco Mania as American teenager Gauff eyes more history in Melbourne

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All four of her matches were most-watched matches on on their respective days. In October 2018, Gauff signed her first multi-year sponsorship contract, with New Balance. Gauff also became the youngest player to reach the main draw at Wimbledon by qualifying in the Open Era at the age of 15 years and 3 months old. The world number eight lost her opening set before rallying to equal the match in the second. The American broke late in the first set to take a 5-3 lead in Melbourne.

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Australian Open 2020: 15 Y/O Coco Gauff upsets defending champion Naomi Osaka

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Along the way, Gauff became the youngest player to reach the Round of 16 at Wimbledon since 1991. She was eliminated with a fourth round loss to eventual champion. She wears clothing and tennis shoes. While in Florida, she worked with Gerard Loglo at the New Generation Tennis Academy for a few years starting from the age of eight. Sure, there are swimmers, gymnasts and the like at young ages but not many with a bat and ball. Djokovic dropped a set against veteran Jan-Lennard Struff in the first round before Federer got taken to the brink by Millman. Gauff and McNally defeated compatriots and Dalayna Hewitt in the final, and won all of their matches in straight sets.

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But I guess that's for me, like, a reality check. She did not enter another tournament in singles until , where she won her first career junior Grand Slam tournament title. It doesn't really matter the age of the opponent. Suffice it to say the supposed near-future is already here. Those odds are probably higher than they would have been a year ago. The teenager continued the dominance in the next set as well as she served for the match at 5-4. Coco Gauff warned she is not even close to achieving her full potential and targeted the Tokyo Olympics after she exited the Australian Open singles in tears on Sunday.

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Coco Gauff proud despite tearful loss in Australian Open

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But these totals also serve as a reminder that the Big Three's collective form is indeed down from career peaks. Gauff, who turns 16 in March blamed her loss on too many errors and said that nerves had nothing to do with it. Gauff finished the year with another Grade A title in singles at the. Gauff initially grew up in , and first became interested in tennis at the age of four after watching win the on television with her family. But the future has come early as the 15-year-old Gauff rocked the Australian Open by eliminating defending champion Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4.

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Coco Gauff: really, truly love it

us open 2020 coco gauff

There was no mistaking who the crowd wanted to win — each point for Gauff was greeted with cheers and screams, while there was only polite applause for Moscow-born Kenin. Gauff began playing on the at the age of 13, skipping directly to the highest-level Grade A and Grade 1 tournaments. Oh my gosh … Two years ago I lost first round in juniors. I've walked past him a couple times in the hallways. On the other hand, former world number one and a tearful Caroline Wozniacki bid adieu to Tennis after losing to Ons Jabeur.

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